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This week's featured attractions in Nelson are:

Featured Attractions

Customizable private land transfer

Customizable private land transfer

Transfer - Nelson - Starting from $3800.00 per person

Travel from port of call/ disembarkation  with a private vehicle and transfer to your port of embarkation. Examples : Akaroa to Dunedin via land transfer to Tekapo, Mt Cook with photographic stops OR vice versa.  Nelson/Picton to Wanaka or Queenstown  via Punakaiki/Hokitika, Franz Josef Glacier with photographic stops , or, choose to travel towards East Coast and head for Blenheim, Kaikoura. Transfers can be tailor made to your requirements. More...

Self-Guided Nelson to Mapua Cycle Adventure

Self-Guided Nelson to Mapua Cycle Adventure

Bike Tour - Nelson - Starting from $99.00 per person

This half-day self-guided cycle adventure takes in some of the most stunning scenery on Tasman’s Great Taste Trail taking approximately 4-hours. There are many fun stops along the way with award winning wineries, craft breweries, and the World of Wearable Art museum to name a few.

Cycle along the old rail route from Nelson City to Richmond then turn onto the picturesque Coastal Route to Rabbit Island and Mapua. It is all grade one riding (easy) where a moderate fitness level is... More...

Apex Car Rentals - Nelson

Apex Car Rentals - Nelson

Car Rental - Nelson

Experience car hire the Kiwi way and let New Zealand's largest home-grown car rental company get you on the road. Choose Apex Car Rentals and experience why their customers have rated them the best car rental company for three years running.

Locations Nationwide
Apex has two convenient rental locations in Nelson, in the City and at Nelson Airport, as well as 12 other city and regional locations nationwide. One-way hires are available at no additional charge, allowing you to... More...

D'Urville Indulgence - 'Catch and Dine'

D'Urville Indulgence - 'Catch and Dine'

Air Tour - Nelson - Starting from $4125.00 per person

Included in this adventure:
• Approximately 120 minutes flight time over Tasman Bay coastline, and D’Urville Island
• Two-way communication between you and your pilot
• 1 x Mountain landing
• Dining of the fish caught by the clients and local wine and beer
• The beautiful D’Urville Island
• Breathtaking mountain landscapes More...

Private Nelson Photography Tour

Private Nelson Photography Tour

Photography Tour - Nelson - Starting from $495.00 per person

This one-day (8 hour) private Nelson photography tour with a local landscape photographer. On this workshop, you’ll learn about shooting forests, rivers and coastal sunsets while exploring the inland Abel Tasman National Park and iconic Split Apple Rock.

Benefit from expert photographic know-how from one of our professional landscape photographers and be guided into any one of a selection of locations for a unique photography experience tailored especially for you.


Nelson Sightseeing options.

Grove Garden VillaGrove Garden Villa - Holiday Home.

Set in Nelson, within 600 metres of Trafalgar Park and 1.2 km of Christ Church Cathedral, Nelson, Grove Garden Villa...

General Admission to Classic Motorycle MeccaGeneral Admission to Classic Motorycle Mecca - Attraction - Invercargill. Starting from $25.00 per person.

Classic Motorcycle Mecca is New Zealand's premier motorcycle museum. Find the largest display of classic motorcycles in...


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