The Barn Cabins & Camp

Kayaking Abel Tasman

Ultimate exploration

The best way to explore the Abel Tasman

Find the beaches and campsite off the beaten track

All trips will start from The Barn’s main car park. You can grab a coffee as well as some snacks from the office before the transport will take you to the kayak base. From here you will be given your morning briefing including weather forecast, training and safety equipment before departure. 

Abel Tasman Trips - kayak on the waterfreedom

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Take a water taxi all the way up to Awaroa, and paddle the entire marine reserve down, visiting Shag Harbour, Tonga Island seal sanctuary, Oneatuhuti Beach, Tonga Quary and Bark Bay. Lunch included!

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