Abel Tasman Marahau Lodge
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Abel Tasman national park is in the north west corner of the South Island. we stayed in marahua which is a small village at the end of the road to the park . it is only possible to progress further by foot, kayak or water taxi.
Our plan had been to catch a water taxi to a certain point in the park then walk back to another point and get a …
We arrived at the last motel just before the park entrance at lunch time - a great location, and good views from the terrace of the garden and fields. We walked into the park in the afternoon for several hours and found a great beach where I had a wonderful invigorating swim on a hot afternoon and saved up our expensive water taxi ride for the next …
Woensdag was onze laatste dag met de camper, we zijn dinsdag aangekomen in Wellington, hoofdstad van Nieuw Zeeland maar ook onze laatste stop op het Noordereiland. We zetten ons op een camping in een voorstadje van Wellington en namen de bus naar de stad. Wellington is toch wel een drukke, levendige stad en het deed ons deugd om eens terug in een …
After amazing weather for our Whale watching trip in Kaikoura it was time for a bit of bad luck. It took us most of the day to drive to the North West of NZ (via Nelson which looked like a very cool town) and when we arrived in Awaroa it was raining heavily and very grey. A little disheartened by the weather and the cold wet looking backpacker …
Hiking Abel Tasman National Park
After our night on board the floating hostel, we hiked 5
hours further up the coast. The sun is very hot when you are in direct light
and the air is moist, but the terrain is surprisingly dry, considering the
incessant hammering of rain it has received in the last couple of days. The …
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- Free parking