Abel Tasman Charters

Uncrowded, Relaxed Day Trips, Exclusive Charters, Overnight in the Abel Tasman

The Best Abel Tasman Day Trip

Explore the Abel Tasman, snorkel in the marine reserve, walk in native bush, swim, relax on board

Explore The Abel Tasman

Enjoy one of our kayaks

Walk In New Zealand's Native Bush

Enjoy a walk along part of the Abel Tasman Coastal Track, one of New Zealand's Great Walks

New Zealand's Abel Tasman National Park

Have you been longing to explore New Zealand? The Abel Tasman National Park is a hidden gem at the top of the South Island – Te Tau Ihu o Te Waka a Māui. We are waiting to share this beautiful place, from the stunning natural landscape to the history and culture of the local people, with all travellers from New Zealand and around the world. We make it easily accessible for all ages, aboard comfortable boats, with friendly guides to ensure you have the best Abel Tasman day.

So come and enjoy 'The Best Abel Tasman Day Trip', get a group together to charter your own boat or why not treat yourselves and enjoy an overnight or multi-day charter to explore this beautiful part of New Zealand. Shake off those wanderlust blues and Book Now.

But don't take our word for it - have a look at what TVNZ1 Breakfast Show and Matty McLean had to say about our slice of paradise.

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The Abel Tasman Is Our Playground. Explore it with our 360° video below.

Experience the wonders of the Abel Tasman on one of our trips by immersing yourself in our exclusive 360 video tour. Kayak with the seals, swim the shoreline, take a bush walk or wander along a golden beach and soak up the beauty of New Zealand’s most popular national park.

Use your mouse to explore the Abel Tasman by moving it around the screen.

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Our Cruises

Which cruise in the Abel Tasman would you like to do?

Cruise the Abel Tasman with Abel Tasman Charters, we sometimes see dolphins

Enjoy a variety of Abel Tasman activities on this personalised small group scenic cruise.


Explore from the boat with one of our kayaks.


Cool off in the blue-greens waters of the Abel Tasman.


Stretch your legs through some New Zealand native bush.


Or just stay on board and enjoy the views.

If you have the time why not book an overnight cruise in the Abel Tasman?

Cruise & Stay

Enjoy a cruise to Anchorage, then stay the night on board.

Beautiful Night Sky

The lack of light pollution makes it great for star watching.


A lovely location for that romantic get-a-way.

Something Special

Enjoy your evening meal, a romantic walk on the beach, glow worms or just relax.

Plan your day, your way, take longer to explore the hidden bays and estuaries.

6 hour exclusive charter

6 Hour Exclusive Charter On Taranui or Torea, you can create your own itinerary for the day.

Best Of Both Worlds

Enjoy a cruise in the Abel Tasman & then a scenic helicopter ride over Kahurangi National Park.

Wine In The Wilderness

A guided tour to two wineries and the an cruise - what a way to spend the day.

Luxury Exclusive

A luxury day in the Abel Tasman - including 3 crew, including a chef. Let us arrange the perfect exclusive, luxury charter for you..

We offer multiday charters year round aboard our comfortable catamaran Torea.

Floating Holiday Home

To really explore the quiet nooks & crannies of the Abel Tasman wilderness.

Walk The Coastal Track

With the luxury of warm showers, soft beds and good food at the end of your day.

A Winter Break

The boat is well designed for winter comfort with central heating - 6 comfortable berths.

Or Just Cruise

Bird watch, marine mammal spot. Try fishing. Relax and reconnect. Take a romantic break ...

Our Testimonials

Our Environmental Contribution

The Abel Tasman National Park is a treasure (taonga) that must be preserved for future generations. We endeavour to help where we can.

Explore The Abel Tasman With Us!

So, what are you waiting for? If you only have a day, enjoy our Abel Tasman Day Trip, if you have longer, explore the Abel Tasman Overnight or Exclusive Charter Options.