1.00 pm Vista Cruise

Relax or explore the Nelson region, then take an afternoon cruise. One child travels free.* Walking options in the National Park can be included.

  • Availability: High Season (1 Oct - 30 April)
  • Best For: See the coast in an afternoon
  • Cruise: Kaiteriteri - Totaranui return
  • Start: 1.00 pm
  • Finish: 4.15 pm
  • Cost: From $73 per adult
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Take a morning to relax or enjoy other attractions in the region. Then, take an afternoon to cruise in style and comfort along the spectacular granite coast. Pause to get your photographs at famous Split Apple Rock and view seals along the coast.
*One child under 14 years travels FREE with every adult full fare. Please contact us to book the Family Deal.

Our scenic cruises feature:

  • Front loading ramp for easy, safe, comfortable beach transfers
  • Comfortable seating with chairs around tables on upper and lower viewing decks.
  • With its shallow draft, our catamaran hugs the shore, travelling in close to idyllic, golden beaches and making the most of the viewing opportunities offered by the crystal clear shallows
  • Your skipper provides interpretative commentary throughout your cruise to introduce you to the natural highlights and fascinating history of the area 
  • You can choose, sun and fresh air on the top deck, or relax on the sheltered lower deck 
  • The onboard licensed cafe, serves a seasonal menu of tasty light meals and snacks to accompany your selection of hot or cold beverages

**PREPAY online or by phone at least 2 hours before sailing to SAVE $3 PER ADULT ($1.50 per child) off price displayed in booking table.

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Our friendly Reservations Team is waiting to answer your enquiries and take your booking. Please contact us using the details below or complete the online form on this page and one of our team will reply within 24 hours.

Freephone (New Zealand Only): 0800 223 582 (0800 ABEL TASMAN)
Freephone (Australia Only): 1800-139 341

Telephone (within New Zealand): 03 528 2027
Telephone (outside New Zealand): +64 3 528 2027 (calling outside NZ)

Email: info@AbelTasman.co.nz