Awaroa Escape

Walk from Bark Bay or Onetahuti to visit Awaroa - aka the People's Beach!

Availability:
All year round
Summer Departure(s):
9.00am, 10.30am
Winter Departure(s):
9.30am
Trip duration:
Full Day
Ideal for:
Walking in the heart of the Park
Activity level:
Moderate
Cruise info:
Marahau/Kaiteriteri to Bark Bay: 1 hr or Onetahuti 1 hr 15 min. Awaroa to Marahau/Kaiteriteri 1 hr 30 min.
Walk info:
Bark Bay to Awaroa: 3 hrs or Onetahuti to Awaroa: 1 hr

From $90

Awaroa Escape

Catch a morning water taxi into the Park, walk a section of the Coastal Track enjoying the Abel Tasman’s incredible beaches before returning on an afternoon water taxi. There are two walking options for this trip depending on how much of the Coastal Track you would like to walk.

Trip Options:

  • Option 1 – the shorter walk option. We drop you at Onetahuti for a 1 hour walk to Awaroa.
  • Option 2 – the longer walk option. We drop you at Bark Bay for a 3 hour walk to Awaroa.

We run a daily shuttle bus to Marahau from Nelson and Motueka.  If you don’t have your own transport please give us a call on 0800 80 80 18 or email bookings@abeltasman.com to add bus transfers to your booking.

What’s included in this tour?

Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Water taxi fares

Itinerary

  • Water taxi from Marahau/Kaiteriteri to Bark Bay (or Onetahuti)
  • Walk from Bark Bay (or Onetahuti) to Awaroa
  • Water taxi from Awaroa to Marahau/Kaiteriteri

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