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Ranked #1 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Off road/All Terrain Vehicle Trails
Owner description: Experience guided ATV 4 wheel quad bike tours; ride the world's only Skywire flying fox; play Paintball; enjoy a horse trek... more » Owner description: Experience guided ATV 4 wheel quad bike tours; ride the world's only Skywire flying fox; play Paintball; enjoy a horse trek or ride in the amphibious Argo. « less
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Ranked #2 of 20 attractions in Nelson
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Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: The World of WearableArt and Classic Cars Museum is an iconic Nelson visitor attraction that celebrates two passions united... more » Owner description: The World of WearableArt and Classic Cars Museum is an iconic Nelson visitor attraction that celebrates two passions united by design. Amazing Wearable works of Art from the annual WOW Awards Show are displayed alongside one of Australasia's biggest private collections of rare, Classic Cars. The Museum also includes a Cafe renowned for it's tasty, healthy treats, a Retail Store full of NZ art and jewelry designs, and the ever-changing Reflections Art Gallery. Open every day 10am - 5pm (except Christmas Day) « less
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Ranked #3 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Biking Trails
Owner description: Self-guided half day, full day and multi-day bike hire and tours on and around the Great Taste Cycle Trail. Explore... more » Owner description: Self-guided half day, full day and multi-day bike hire and tours on and around the Great Taste Cycle Trail. Explore vineyards, craft breweries, cafes, historic villages, beaches and beautiful rural landscapes in Nelson, the Craft Brewing Capital of NZ. « less
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Ranked #4 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #5 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Hiking Trails
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Ranked #6 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #7 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
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Ranked #8 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #9 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #10 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #11 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks
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Ranked #12 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Ferries/ Boats; Transportation
Owner description: The Ferry provides an , " On Demand" Ferry Service. You call me and tell me when you want use the Ferry.Service to the... more » Owner description: The Ferry provides an , " On Demand" Ferry Service. You call me and tell me when you want use the Ferry.Service to the Historic Lighthouse, Visit inside, service Haulashore Island for a picnic, hike or swim.Walk the Unique Boulderbank, Harbour cruise and visit to Lighthouse. « less
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Ranked #13 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #14 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Zoos
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Ranked #15 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #16 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Museums
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Ranked #17 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Other zoos & aquariums; Zoos/Aquariums
Ranked #18 of 20 attractions in Nelson
Category: Other
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Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: Korimako Studio gives visitors the opportunity to meet local artist Jan Thomson at work and view her paintings (both oil and... more » Owner description: Korimako Studio gives visitors the opportunity to meet local artist Jan Thomson at work and view her paintings (both oil and watercolour), often local landscapes.The studio is open 10am-5pm most days- visitors are welcome to phone or email first to check. « less
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Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: Fairholme Gallery is a fine art gallery set in one of the oldest settler homesteads of Golden Bay up the beautiful farmland... more » Owner description: Fairholme Gallery is a fine art gallery set in one of the oldest settler homesteads of Golden Bay up the beautiful farmland of East Takaka Road. It offers a unique showcase of artwork from within and beyond Golden Bay in group, solo and inhouse shows within a wild and beautiful heritage garden setting. « less
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