6 days in Nelson-Tasman Region Itinerary

6 days in Nelson-Tasman Region Itinerary

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Takaka
— 1 night
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Motueka
— 2 nights
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Nelson
— 2 nights

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Takaka

Takaka ©
On the 19th (Mon), relax in the rural setting at Anatoki Salmon, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Dancing Sands Distillery, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Wharariki Beach Walking Track. On the next day, trek along Abel Tasman Coast Track.

To see ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Takaka trip itinerary app.

Auckland to Takaka is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Motueka.

Things to do in Takaka

Trails · Parks · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Abel Tasman Coast Track ©
Abel Tasman Coast Track
Anatoki Salmon ©
Anatoki Salmon
Wharariki Beach Walking Track ©
Wharariki Beach Walking Track

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Motueka

Motueka ©
You've now added Bush and Beyond Guided Walks to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): take in the exciting artwork at Woods & Co, get the adrenaline pumping with Skydive Abel Tasman, then get outside with u-fly extreme, then trek along with Bush and Beyond Guided Walks, and finally admire the natural beauty at Pethybridge Rose Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Kaiteriteri Beach, then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then do a tasting at Riwaka River Estate.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Motueka journey maker app.

Traveling by car from Takaka to Motueka takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Nelson.

Things to do in Motueka

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Bush and Beyond Guided Walks ©
Bush and Beyond Guided Walks
Kayaking & Canoeing
Skydive Abel Tasman ©
Skydive Abel Tasman

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Nelson

Nelson ©

Top of the South

Put on your shades to enjoy the sights of Nelson, one of the sunniest cities in New Zealand.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): stroll around Founders Park, see the interesting displays at World of WearableArt & Classic Car Museum, then make a trip to Centre of New Zealand, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Queen's Gardens. On your second day here, look for gifts at Jens Hansen Gold and Silversmith, view the masterpieces at South Street Gallery, then kick your exploration up a notch at Cable Bay Adventure Park, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, and finally kick back and relax at Tahunanui Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Nelson road trip app.

You can drive from Motueka to Nelson in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nelson

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
World of WearableArt & Classic Car Museum ©
World of WearableArt & Classic Car Museum
Cable Bay Adventure Park ©
Cable Bay Adventure Park
Centre of New Zealand ©
Centre of New Zealand