The perfect place to relax, explore and enjoy
The Abel Tasman
The Abel Tasman Coastal Track is the most popular of the Department of Conservation ‘Nine Great Walks’. With its stunning golden beaches derived from impressive granite headlands and a backdrop of enchanting native bush, it’s not hard to see why this track attracts visitors from all over the world.
Southern Wilderness offers three different Gourmet Guided Experiences in the Abel Tasman National Park,
Our most luxurious trip the Three Day Gourmet Walk and Sail trip is held is conjunction with Nelson’s “Gourmet Sailing” Each day you will walk through the spectacular coastal forests and beautiful golden sandy beaches and each evening will be spent relaxing on the Gourmet sailing 51ft Beneteau sailing yacht.
The Two Day Taster Trip is perfect for those with busy schedules or wanting to add an extra experience to your existing walk, This trip enables you to see the park from both land and sea with one day walk, one nights accommodation on track and to finish a three hour guided sea kayaking trip back to the start of the track.
The longest trip that we offer is a Five Day Guided Abel Tasman Walk that stretches the entire length on the park, you will walk around the different inlets and bays along the way, enjoy spectacular scenery, pristine swimming holes, golden sandy beaches, dramatic granite outcrops, the sound of birdsong and possibly sightings of seals, dolphins or even the Little Blue Penguin! each night you will stay in the Department of conservation huts each night while your guide cooks fantastic fresh and healthy meals for you to enjoy.