Nelson Travel & Tourism Guide
Nelson New Zealand
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Nelson at the top of the South Island of New Zealand, is the sunniest region in New Zealand and is renowned for its abundance of artists and craftspeople, vineyards and gourmet foods, beaches and lakes and spectacular national parks.
There are three national parks in the Nelson region – Abel Tasman with its popular coastal walking track and sea kayaking tours, Kahurangi best known for the Heaphy Track and Nelson Lakes. The region offers a range of outdoor activities including sea kayaking, rafting, fishing, hiking / tramping, rock climbing, horse trekking, and mountain biking.
Nelson city has many art galleries & workshops including Hoglund Art Glass, World of Wearable Art museum and the famous Nelson Market on Saturdays. Explore the Nelson vineyards and sample the region’s Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir wines.
Drive over the Takaka Hill to Golden Bay where you can visit the bird sanctuary at Farewell Spit and the crystal clear waters of Pupu Springs.
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