Half Day Blast
Availability: All year round
Summer Departure(s): 8.30am, 11.30am
Winter Departure(s): 9.00am, 12.00pm
Trip duration: Half Day
Activity level: Moderate
Ideal for: People with limited time
Kayak info: Marahau to Observation Beach or reverse
Cruise info: Marahau to Observation Beach: 30 min

Half Day Blast

From $155

Spend your morning or afternoon on the water with a small group of fellow kayakers led by one of our expert local guides. Learn about the local history and ecology from a guide who just loves sharing their knowledge and experience. Jump on a water taxi for your return trip to Marahau and be back in time for a late lunch. Please note: This trip may run in reverse.

We run a daily shuttle bus to Marahau from Nelson and Motueka.  If you don’t have your own transport please give us a call on 0800 80 80 18 to add bus transfers to your booking.

  • Minimum age 12 years

What’s included in this tour?

Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Half day kayak hire
  • Water taxi fare


  • Kayak to Observation Beach
  • Water Taxi from Observation Beach to Marahau

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latest news!

Freedom Kayak Trips: All freedom kayak trips are operating as of now.
Guided Kayak Trips: All guided kayak trips will be operating from the 1st of Oct 2020.

From now until the 30th Sept 2020 we will not be operating guided kayak trips due to current covid-19 operational conditions with the exception of the Fantasy Island guided kayak trip.

our bus services are temporarily suspended until the 1st of november 2020