From $2,199pp

This amazing 6-day, Cycle/Kayak adventure, takes you along the most recently completed stages, of Tasman’s Great Taste Trail. Take a break after two days of cycling and experience two days of pure magic in the world-famous Abel Tasman National Park with Abel Tasman Kayaks.

An outline of the trip is below, but for a  full trip description read here. This trip is such a great way to see and experience the Nelson/Region.

Day 1 - Nelson City to Mapua - Distance: 32kms

Day 2 - Mapua to Kaiteriteri - Distance: 41kms

Day 3: Two Day Classic, Abel Tasman National Park

Day 4: Two Day Classic, Abel Tasman National Park

Day 5 - Kaiteriteri – Kohatu – Wakefield Distance: 55kms

Day 6 - Wakefield to Nelson: Distance: 32kms

This package includes:

  • Cycle equipment which includes trail comfort bike, helmet, repair kit, panniers, odometer and trail documentation
  • Accommodation – x 5 nights – including all breakfasts
  • Abel Tasman Kayaks – Two Day Classic tour – fully catered
  • Luggage transfers between accommodations (1 bag per person – limit 15kgs per bag)
  • Winery or Café Lunch on Day 4
  • Dinner in Wakefield
  • Shuttle on day 4 (there is an incomplete section of trail)
  • Mapua Ferry crossing

Optional extras:

  • Guide
  • E-bike upgrade - $54 per day
  • Pre/post trail accommodation
  • Airport pick up/drop off

Email us to make a booking.

NB: Prices are based on Peak season, per adult (1st December to 1st April). Accommodation is based on twin share (high season rates). Single traveller wanting own room option available at additional cost. 

$2199pp (2 pax min)


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Taste the Two

Trip Information

Duration: 6 Days

  • Check-in: 8.15 am
  • Open: 1 Nov - 30 Apr
  • Age: Minimum 12 years, under the age of 18 you need to be accompanied by an adult on a 1 to 1 ratio
  • Food: Partially catered
  • Prior Experience: Not necessary
  • Paddling: Approximately 4 - 5 hours per day interspersed with breaks
  • Kayak Sailing: Yes if conditions allow
  • Bush Walk: Yes – optional short bush walks
  • Water Taxi: One Water Taxi cruise
  • Includes: Accommodation, partially catered, bike hire, 2 day classic kayak trip, all bike relocation & transport, baggage transfers (based on one 15kg bag pp), Mapua Ferry voucher, see itin for all inclusions