Information and Bookings
Abel Tasman Transport
Golden Bay Air offers flights and shuttles from Wellington or Nelson to both northern and southern entrances of Abel Tasman National Park - including Wainui Bay, Totaranui. Marahau and Kaiteriteri. Make your transport part of your adventure with spectacular scenic views of golden Abel Tasman beaches and informative commentary enroute!
Abel Tasman Flight and Shuttle Fares
Choose from our Abel Tasman transport flights and shuttles below or take advantage of our backfill specials available on repositioning flights.
Abel Tasman Transport Package from Wellington
Our great value Abel Tasman transport package includes all flights and ground transport from Wellington to and from the Abel Tasman Coastal Track. Fly in from Wellington and start your walk at Wainui Bay. Walk as far as you like, then catch a water taxi back to Totaranui where our shuttle will be waiting to transfer you to your return flight back to Wellington.
You can break your journey at any pointfor example to overnight in Takaka. You can also book your package in either direction.
Abel Tasman Activities
Golden Bay Air offers spectacular scenic flights over the Abel Tasman.
Kahurangi Guided Walks, Southern Wilderness and Abel Tasman Guides all provide excellent single or multi-day guiding services in the Park. Abel Tasman Eco Tours also offers a great day out with shuttle and walking tour options.
Based at Tata Beach, Golden Bay Kayaks offers single or multi-day kayak hire with guiding and kayak/water taxi combination options.
If you are looking for excitement, Abel Tasman Canyons provides a range of canyoning adventures for all skill levels.
Skydive Abel Tasman offers tandem skydives from Motueka Airport with a unique perspective of the Abel Tasman on the way down!
Diving and fishing
Wildcat Charters offer fishing charters and sightseeing cruises into the park from their base at Wildcat Motel in Pohara.
Abel Tasman Dive offers PADI dive training and diving adventures from Kaiteriteri.
The route from Wainui Bay to Totoranui via Gibbs Hill is open from May through September. Check out the Kaiteriteri Mountain Bike Park, or ride the Rameka Track from the top of the Takaka Hill. Talk to us about shuttle transport for your rides!
Abel Tasman Sailing Adventures offer a wide range of scenic sailing single and multi-day tours and combination activities.
Abel Tasman Coastal Track
The 51km Abel Tasman Coastal Track is New Zealand's easiest Great Walk. It extends from Wainui Bay (24 km from Takaka) to Marahau (62 km from Nelson).
The coastal track crosses estuaries, two of which are only passable near low tide. Please consult tide timetables when planning your trip.
Huts in Abel Tasman do not have cooking fuel supplied. Camping fuels are as hazardous substances and cannot be carried on aircraft. We can provide fuel at cost-price when you arrive in Takaka by prior arrangement.
Hut spaces and campsites need to be booked prior to departure. Refer to the Department of Conservation for track and booking information.
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