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Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle Ltd

Motueka, New Zealand
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About Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle Ltd
Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle is a family owned company that offers tours in the Abel Tasman National Park. Our boats are designed for easy access with ramps(no steps or stairs), protection from the elements and toilets on board. Our reputation is built on customer care. Our boats are comfortable, fast and roomy allowing excellent photographic opportunities. Experience the best New Zealand has to offer with Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle.
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Abel Tasman National Park Cruise and Forest Walk
Experience Abel Tasman from water and land during this full-day discovery tour. First, a narrated boat cruise delivers passengers to Medlands Beach. Then set off for a self-guided hike through gorgeous terrain. The walk covers 6.5 miles (10.5 km) with time to relax at Anchorage Beach and swim at Cleopatra's Pool.
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450 to 510 minutes
from $59.61
Abel Tasman National Park Cruise
Abel Tasman National Park is known for its beauty – its vibrant green native forests, its sky-blue waters, its coastline full of secluded coves and swimming holes. This sightseeing cruise around the Park’s coast gives you beautiful views with none of the work – you can leave the backpacks, the scroggin and the walking shoes back at the hotel. Sail by local wildlife (potentially including dolphins and penguins) and landmarks like Split Apple Rock.
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3 hours
from $51.18
Abel Tasman National Park Awaroa Ambience
On this easygoing cruise around Abel Tasman National Park’s coastline, enjoy stunning views of the Park’s lush forests, hidden alcoves and golden-sand beaches without working up a sweat. Take your time exploring the beautiful Awaroa Bay and its surrounding forest before returning to Kaiteriteri; for most of the year, choose from one of two departure times based entirely on how much exploring you want to do yourself first.
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1 day
from $53.13
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had only 1/2 day to spend time at Abel Tasman National Park. This cruise was the best way to see the park. Next time we will spend 2-3 days and hike in the park. You can stop and pick up along the park. We...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Kin T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were having the option of dropping at the apple tree bay and a 2 hour walk to Anchora beach to be picked up by boat. The boat ride was pleasant and the host funny. Time to walk was not 2 but 2.45 min. So...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank RvdV58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely day cruising up the Able Tasman park… Dropped off at one beach- picked up at another. The bus shuttle to and from our town worked well and was on time!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Weedsatdenstone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our landing craft cruise from Kaiteriteri to Anchorage and back. There was an informative nature commentary and we saw the geologically interesting Split Apple Rock and shags. I f we had booked the full cruise we would also have seen southern right whales!...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Guildfordabc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great day out and worth every cent. Getting dropped off and doing the walk was great. Informative and friendly, helpful staff.

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Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Adele P
Reviewed October 8, 2019

It was a smooth trip, some interesting commentary on the way, clean boat and they waited for us as we sprinted back to the boat (was a big relief for our 9 year old daughter who was a little upset).

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Date of experience: October 2019
Thank petamurphynz
Reviewed October 7, 2019

First day, We did 3 hours Scenic cruise with Able Tasman Sea Shuttle and 2.5 hours walking. Beautiful scenery, crystal clear water, and friendly staff made it a great experience. Third day, we did morning kayaking to Split Apple, our guide is very helpful and...More

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Date of experience: October 2019
Thank nancy390
Reviewed August 22, 2019

It was a great experience! The skipper is awesome and knowledgeable. We saw some baby seals :) I also saw some wild pigs during my hike.

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Silvia F
Reviewed June 17, 2019

Very knowledgable and friendly crew. Can’t fault anything from the trip. I just should have packed a warmer jacket to sit up the top to enjoy the view!

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Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Great service friendly staff they were on time for pick up and even picked people up at different locations on the same beach, the staff had a great knowledge of the bays and were easy to talk to

Date of experience: June 2019
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Ben_C007
November 10, 2018|
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Response from santo-trainsspotter7 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you mean the starting point of the boat trip to the north along the shore, the answer is Yes. At Kaiteriteri beach along the beach on the road side, there is a free parking spaces for the boat passengers as well as... More
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SnowyB
January 17, 2015|
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Response from M0ZGirl | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think the easiest sections for walking are anywhere from Marahau through to Awaroa. We got dropped off by water taxi to Torrens Bay and walked to Awaroa and it was about 6.5 hours including breaks which was quite a... More
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