Sail & Cruise - MorningAbel Tasman Full Day, Half Day
Combine scenic sailing with an exciting water taxi ride. The morning sail and afternoon water taxi allows you the freedom to decide on your return time.
Depart Kaiteriteri Beach at 10 am, cruising the coastline on board your sailing catamaran. See secluded coves, golden sand beaches, pristine clear waters and stop for your picture at the Iconic Split Apple Rock. Learn about the Abel Tasman National Park, it's history, features and highlights before arriving at Anchorage by 12:30 pm.
Choose a pre-arranged water taxi return time of either 1:00 pm*, 1:45 pm*, 2:30 pm*, 3:45 pm or 5 pm* to cruise back to Kaiteriteri Beach (allow 30 minutes for this water taxi journey). The later water taxi times allowing you more time to explore Anchorage and the surrounding National Park walks.
- Meeting Place and Time: 9:30 am Abel Tasman Ticket Booth, Kaiteriteri Beach.
- Departs & Returns from: 10 am departure from Kaiteriteri Beach, choose your water taxi return to Kaiteriteri Beach.
- What's included: 30 minute water taxi journey, Two hour skippered sailing tour, Complimentary tea & coffee. Toilets on board sailing catamaran.
- Essential to Bring: Your day bag, layers of warm clothing, wind proof jacket, shoes that are easy to slip off, your own water bottle, your packed lunch (unless pre-ordered), plenty of sun screen (SPF 30+ is best), sun hat, sun glasses and your camera!
*Water Taxi summer timetable only (15th October to 30th April). Water taxi bookings are pre-arranged by Abel Tasman Sailing Adventures, please advise your preferred travel time at time of booking.
*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.