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Abel Tasman National Park

97 locals recommend

Tips from locals

Nick
Nick
July 13, 2019
The Abel Tasman National Park: Patons Rock is on the doorstep of the world-renowned Abel Tasman National Park with its stunning scenery and beaches and fantastic walking and kayaking
Adrian
Adrian
July 07, 2019
The jewel in our crown
Sharyn
Sharyn
June 16, 2019
One of the best walks in the world! Picturesque beaches, beautiful native bush. Something for all skill levels with boat trips available for day walks or overnight with a kayak adventure.
Melanie And Gerard
Melanie And Gerard
May 27, 2019
Turquoise waters and white sandy beaches makes this a stunning and tranquil place to visit. Its possible to do day trips into the park at various locations and there is a water taxi that can drop you off on a deserted beach and pick you up late.
Joanna
Joanna
May 24, 2019
A must - great walking, kayaking and boat trips.

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Location
South Island, Tasman 7183
Phone+64 3-546 9339