Anchorage Kayak & SailAbel Tasman Full Day
Child Age 8-15 years
Start your day at 8.30 am with Kaiteriteri Kayaks catching a water taxi into the heart of The Park to Anchorage. From here enjoy a guided kayak tour paddling among the little islands of this sheltered bay. This tour is ideal for families or the less experienced kayak cruiser. This morning kayak trip has a strong emphasis on fun and enjoyment, paddling at a relaxed pace and pausing often for stories, to enjoy views, and conversation.
After a relax lunch on the beach meet your knowledgeable skipper, boarding your stable sailing catamaran and let nature do the work, catching the sea breeze as you sail along the coastline, enjoying the sights of stunning beaches, bays, islands and estuaries on your journey back to Kaiteriteri Beach.
- Meeting Place and Time: 8:30 am check-in Kaiteriteri Kayaks Beach Base.
- Departs & Returns from: Kaiteriteri at 8:30 am, back to Kaiteriteri Beach at 4.30 pm.
- What's included: Water Taxi to Anchorage Bay, guided morning kayak tour of Anchorage Bay and its little islands, dry bag for gear, afternoon skippered sail tour, lunch, free tea & coffee. Toilets on board the sailing catamaran.
- Essential to Bring: Small day bag to carry your gear (storage available in kayak & yacht), layers of warm clothing, wind proof jacket, shoes that are easily removable, swim wear & towel, your own water bottle, plenty of sun screen (SPF 30+ is best), sun hat, sun glasses and your camera!
It is important to note that check in for the Kayak portion of this trip is at 8:30 am. Your sailing departure is then scheduled for 1:30 pm from Anchorage Beach and finishing in Kaiteriteri at 4.30 pm.
*From 1 October 2020 there will be an additional Environmental Access Fee (EAF) to the trip fare. This fee is set by Department of Conservation and contributes to the conservation and improvements of the Abel Tasman National Park and beaches.