Wine, Eco and Art Tours of Marlborough and Nelson, New Zealand
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and scheduled tours:

Luxury & Exclusive Tours

A select number of predetermined journeys are operated on a private basis only or guests can Trust the Guide to seek out activities or features to cater for any specific interest. Most Exclusive luxury options can be flexible enough to adapt to time or fitness constraints. ALL SCHEDULED TOURS CAN BE EXCLUSIVE.

Abel Tasman Kayak, Walk & Cruise Tour

Kayak Abel Tasman National Park world famous waters, showcasing golden beaches, unmodified estuaries, lush bush to the high tide mark and the excellent walking tracks.

Abel Tasman Remote

The Ultimate journey with helicopter access to the very remote northern part of Abel Tasman to walk through the most beatiful area of bush, beaches and diverse landscape without other commercial activity.

Art Studio Tour

Nelson has many world class artists and galleries. Probably unique to Nelson is the openness and approachability of the artists. With us you are guided and welcomed into many of the working studios and homes and see first hand their skill and talent.

Heli Tours

When time is precious go to a higher level and view from a different perspective this incredible region by helicopter flying into or back from your ground journey whether it is Marlborough, Golden Bay over Kahurangi National Park, Abel Tasman National Park or film location sites.

South Island Personalised Tours and Transfers

The South Island by its very nature lends itself to slow travel but as we appreciate time is often limited there are many flexible options to maximise the time available

The Food Forages Picnic

The perfect pathway to discover a place and its culture is to take an exploratory tour in this beautiful region through its food. The supurb Nelson climate is ideal for the many and varied, fresh grown and gourmet foods produced here.

Tranz Nelson Circuit Tour

Showcasing the very best of the upper South Island including the award-winning vineyards of Marlborough, the majestic West Coast and the stunning scenery of Nelson. Includes Tranz Scenic Train Journey from/to Christchurch

Trust the INSIDER Guide - Bespoke Private Tours

Using the time allowance as a guide Visitors can create their own day by selecting from any of the following Nelson Activities

Wine in the Wilderness Tour - Nelson and Abel Tasman

Private cruise around Abel Tasman National Park with guided walk highlighting medicinal and edible plants followed by matching your wine with gourmet local foods...

Wilderness Eco and Nature Tours - scheduled

Scenic eco and nature tours in Abel Tasman Nelson, Kahurangi and Nelson Lakes National Parks, Golden Bay and Forest Parks and Reserves in the North-west and West Coast of the South Island, New Zealand

Abel Tasman Water & Walk Tour

Abel Tasman National Park is world famous for its beaches, waters, unmodified estuaries, lush bush to the high tide mark and the excellent walking tracks.

Alpine Splendour Tour - Nelson / Tasman

Nowhere else can you drive so high & close to a mountainous alpine region that with a short, easy 1.5 hour walk has you among the biggest collection of alpine plants in one area. Marvel at the huge granite slabs and landforms.

Chetwood Forest [Hobbit's Holiday] Tour

Visit Lord of the Rings and Hobbit film sites, amazing landscapes and New Zealand's deepest vertical shaft!

Golden Bay in a Day Tour

Golden Bay one of the least known absolute gems in New Zealand. Huge diversity of landscapes from wild storm worn coast to placid estuaries, amazing limestone grottos, the worlds clearest spring water.....

Nelson in a Day Tour

An orientation tour provides a quick appreciation of what makes this area so attractive to live and play in. The artistic city with a village feel and history. Diverse landscapes and food crops, golden beaches......

Nelson Lakes Nature Recovery Tour

Nelson Lakes Nature Recovery at Lake Rotoiti in Nelson Lakes National Park is the place to see conservation in action and the results of an intensive pest trapping and eradication program.

Richmond Forest Park - Nature & Eco Tour

Half day options to different sites either close to Nelson in Brook Waimarama Sanctuary for flora & fauna under recovery or at Pelorus through mature forest including a Hobbit film site....

Wild Northwest - Nature & Eco Tour

Probably my favourite beach! Storm worn, magical, mythical, stunning, so diverse and unforgettable. The scenery on the drive there is OK to. Just too damn difficult to put into words.....

Wine Tours - Nelson and Marlborough - scheduled

Wine Exposed visits the small boutique family owned New Zealand wineries that are the most picturesque to be found anywhere to learn their unique or historical stories. Private wine tastings, matched with gourmet local food.

Wine & Art Tour - Nelson Region

Near Nelson the productive Waimea Plains & Moutere Hills are dotted with world class wineries, artist galleries & sculpture parks. Although one day is never enough you will not stop from being impressed.....

Wine Exposed Marlborough Tour

The journey from Nelson to the world famous Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc growing region passes over the spectacular Richmond Forest Park past a Hobbit film site and an ever changing landscape.....

Wine Exposed Nelson Tour

The vineyards of Nelson are boutique and family owned and set amongst exceptional scenic countryside often with a foreground of rich horticultural land or inviting coastline and a backdrop of mountains...

Art Tours - Nelson - scheduled

Don't just look at the art in galleries, get up close and personal with the actual creators. No other tour options get you this close.

Nelson Art Gallery Tour

The Nelson region is home to nearly 400 artists and dozens of art galleries. Allow us to select those that cater for your specific interest.

Wine & Art Tour - Nelson Region

Near Nelson the productive Waimea Plains & Moutere Hills are dotted with world class wineries, artist galleries & sculpture parks. Although one day is never enough you will not stop from being impressed.....