We offer a wide range of tours for you to enjoy. Join with others, or charter a whole boat just for your group.
If you are still not sure what would be the best option for you please do ask us.
Join with others on one of our Daily Tours
Our scheduled tours provide affordable options for individuals and smaller groups by joining in with others. Enjoy the company of others as you explore the region. There are a variety of tours including a Full Day Sail or combine your sailing with walking, kayaking, water taxi or cycling. Scheduled tours depart daily from Kaiteriteri Beach and on a regular basis from Nelson Waterfront, during summer. We operate during the cooler seasons too, just enquire as it's likely we have others on our waiting list.
Private Day Tours
A personalised trip ideal for an exclusive experience
A special occasion, family gathering, weddings, hen & stag do, groups or work functions. The trip is customised to suit your individual needs and with no set timetable we are flexible to make the most of the opportunities of the day. Whether for a few hours or a full day our friendly and personal service creates a most memorable time aboard.
On our private tours you have full use of the yacht’s inventory which varies with your chosen yacht. This may include sit-on-kayaks, stand up paddleboards, fishing & snorkelling gear – lots of toys for you to enjoy.
A private tour is ideal for a Nelson Harbour Cruise as a Christmas work function, a corporate event, dinner parties, special birthday or celebration.
Multi-day tours allow you to fully immerse yourself and relax in the beauty of our region.
Stay on board a few days, a week or longer if you wish! Your yacht is your activity, transport and accommodation – all in one! Ideal for families, friends and small groups.
All mutiday tours are personalised, where the trip itinerary is customised to your interests and the opportunities on the day. No two tours are the same. There is plenty to experience including walking some of the coastal tracks, beach strolls and swimming, snorkelling, fishing and of course sailing.
Anchor in secluded bays and awake to the sound of the morning birdsong and enjoy the stillness and beauty of the sunrise and sunsets. View fur seals, marine and birdlife. Explore the northern end of the National Park accessible by only a few.
If planning to walk the length of the Abel Tasman Coastal Trail why not have your own private yacht waiting for you at the end of each day with a comfy bed and chilled wine.
Departures from either Nelson waterfront or Kaiteriteri Beach. Options to bring your own meals or have us provide a fully catered holiday.
- Skipper is your personal guide & host with excellent local knowledge.
- Our tours are perfect for small groups, ensuring you receive a personlised experience.
- No sailing experience necessary, however should you wish to give sailing a go just speak with your skipper.
- We hold both charter and water taxi consessions ensuring that we have more opportunity to take you to secluded and private areas of the National Park.
- Our boats are interactive and get you closer to the shore.
- Enjoy a swim, stroll the beach, walk the coastal track, kayak or cycle the great taste trail.
- The environmentally friendly way to explore Abel Tasman National Park.