Nelson region




Located in the upper northwest of the South Island, there’s nowhere else in the world where you’ll find three spectacular New Zealand national parks with glistening golden sand beaches and turquoise clear waters, alongside alpine meadows, snowy mountain ranges, and some of the oldest marble karst landscapes and spectacular native forests. The region has an enviable Mediterranean and sunny climate.




Lush forests, sandy beaches and turquoise lagoons vie for attention along Abel Tasman’s crinkle-cut coast, one of New Zealand’s top kayaking locations. Escape to New Zealand’s favourite Kiwi holiday destination.

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A land rich with spectacular scenery and three national parks all within 90 minutes from Nelson city. The region’s diverse natural beauty entices visitors from far and wide. Famed for the easy lifestyle, gentle coastal landscapes and a vibrant arts scene, the region is home to passionate people, fuelled by fresh food, fine wine, generous sunshine, and a light sea breeze. This is the perfect place to delight in the art of good living.


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