Lock Stock and Two Smoking Paddles

Book this full-day sea kayaking tour in the Abel Tasman to visit some of the golden beaches, islands and sea caves of this New Zealand National Park.
Lock Stock and Two Smoking Paddles


  • The most environmentally friendly guided day tour in Abel Tasman

  • Kayaking from Marahau gliding through the tranquil waters of the beautiful Astrolabe Roadstead

  • Cafe styled drinks included

  • Explore a dozen beautiful golden beaches while watching for playful New Zealand fur seals

  • Plenty of nooks and crannies to explore along this stunning coastal paradise

  • Opportunity of sailing back to Marahau if the weather permits

Grab your paddle and kayak and join this full-day sea kayaking tour in the tranquil waters of Abel Tasman National Park. The famous Abel Tasman National Park is full of inviting secluded beaches, quiet bays and secret caves and reefs so it’s no surprise that a playful group of New Zealand seals and birds can be found during your kayaking tour.

The sheltered waters are a great way to experience all that Abel Tasman National Park has to offer on a full day sea kayaking tour and the gentle paddling experience means that it is suitable for all ages and fitness abilities. The action-packed itinerary will take you from Marahau to Astrolabe Roadstead with a short island walk and lunch stop on the golden sands of a secret beach. If you love nature, wildlife and the great outdoors then a kayaking tour should be one of your top things to do in the Abel Tasman National Park.

This Abel Tasman kayaking tour is suitable for anyone 8 years and above and we recommend that you bring along your swimwear, water bottle and camera.

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  • Full day kayak experience in the Abel Tasman National Park
  • Cafe styled drinks included


  • Lunch excluded


  • Tours depart from 8.30am

Departure Location

  • Kahu Kayaks Base, Sandy Bay Marahau Road, Abel Tasman National Park, New Zealand

What To Bring

  • Swimwear
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Footwear
  • Camera
  • T-shirt
  • Warm top
  • Water bottle and snacks
  • Any personal medication
  • Food for trip duration

Additional Information

  • Minimum age is 8 years and above

Cancellation Policy

  • If a client cancels within 48 hours of day of departure then no refund will be made
  • All other cancellations prior to 48 hours may incur a 10% administration/cancellation fee
  • Operator reserves the right to cancel tours at any time if they feel the weather might present a danger to customers, and full refund will be made for all customers

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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