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ECO TOURS - Nelson/Tasman

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Waimea Estuary View: A birds-eye view of the Waimea Estuary from space.  Mapua to left, Monaco & Nelson City to the right. Vessel 'Strike Adventure': Join us in our Maritime NZ certified vessel, that is ideal for navigating the shallow waterways of the Waimea Estuary.

The ultimate Nelson estuary adventure to complement Tasman's Great Taste Trail.

Right on the doorstep of Nelson City is a special marine adventure...
  • Take a ride & explore the Waimea Inlet, the South Island’s largest estuary that covers 3500 Hectares, 65 km of coastline, with 14 islands.
  • Circumnavigate the recreational playground of Rabbit Island that contains Tasman's Great Taste Trail. Travel open water, between islands, up channels, and experience views that even the locals haven’t seen.
  • Explore the Waimea Estuary from water level with this unique offering that operates between Mapua and Monaco Peninsula.