Experience New Zealand in true local fashion, a unique live-aboard holiday spent sailing the stunning coastline of the Abel Tasman National Park.
This multi-day sailing tour departs Nelson Waterfront, sailing Tasman Bay and straight into the National Park waters for the duration of your holiday. Your Skipper with excellent local knowledge is your personal guide and host and can customise your itinerary to suit you. Enjoy the stillness of sunrise and sunsets and the quiet of The Park when the day trippers have departed.
Your days activities may include; sailing, fishing, swimming, beach strolling, walking coastal track (those walking the track can be dropped in one bay and picked up in another), kayaking, viewing NZ fur seals, marine and bird life. Explore shallow lagoons, islands, golden beaches, caves and bays.
As this is a self catered tour, plan to bring along your own food.You will have use of the well-equipped galley (kitchen), including basic pantry supplies, tea & coffee. Please note it is customary that you provide the skippers meals during your stay.
Choose your preferred style of travel with two sailing catamaran options:
*Additional $400 supplementary fee for single night charter only. See our Multi-Day Sailing Packages for catered options.
The Classic Sail on board Jamarah
, with sleeping arrangements better suited to a family or groups - two dorm stay and two queen stay cabins, with shared bathroom. Jamarah Self- Catered price: $1,650 per night
* for up to 10 sailors on board.
The Luxury Sail on board Te Harinui
, with sleeping arrangements suited for more privacy, each queen room with it's own ensuite. Te Harinui Self- Catered price: $1,900 per night
* for up to 8 sailors on board.