Kahu Kayaks - Southern Blend Guided Kayak Tour and Walk

Experience the stunning scenery of Abel Tasman on a 3 hour guided kayak tour followed by a self-guided nature walk.


  • Visit the Adele island wildlife and bird sanctuary
  • Over a Dozen Stunning Golden Beaches
  • Sheltered and scenic waters
  • Café style hot drinks

Heading off from Marahau on a guided kayak tour we make our way up to Observation Beach taking in the beautiful sights of the Abel Tasman coastline.

Your scenic paddle will take you past dozens of golden sandy beaches, sea caves, reefs and two islands which make for fantastic photo opportunities.

Then back onto dry land where you will enjoy an easy self-guided walk back to Marahau along the headlands and through native fern gullies.

Adult $120.00
Child $85.00 (Aged 8-14 years)
Family $350.00 (2 Adults + 2 Children)

What's included

  • Safety Briefing and experienced Guide
  • Kayaks and all safety equipment
  • Dry Bag for cameras
  • Self guided nature walk


  • Kayak - 3 hours + Walk - 2-3 hours.


  • 325 Sandy Bay-Marahau Road, Marahau 7197, New Zealand


  • Minimum age: 8
  • Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult..

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.


  • Please Note: Each tour requires a minimum of 2x adults booked to run.

    Children between 8-14 years must be 1:1 ratio with an adult.

Available Bookings from January 25 to January 31

Change Dates

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  • Adult$120.00
  • Child$85.00
  • Family$350.00

  • Adult$108.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$56.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Family$280.00

  • Adult$78.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$78.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Family$280.00

  • Adult$108.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$85.00
  • Family$350.00

  • Adult$90.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$68.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Family$350.00

  • Adult$120.00
  • Child$68.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Family$350.00

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David Richards from New Zealand wrote on 20 January 2021

A Special Experience

My family of five, including children aged 8, 12 and 14 had an amazing experience with Kahu Kayaks and our guide, Tom. The service and set up couldn't have been better and we thoroughly enjoyed the morning in Abel Tasman!

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Jessica Johnson from New Zealand wrote on 16 January 2021

Amazing experience

Amazing kayak and amazing walk! Well worth the money!

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Robin Singh from New Zealand wrote on 06 January 2021

Great experience

Amazing experience with travel guide Amber. Loved the whole trip.

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Sangye from New Zealand wrote on 29 December 2020

Best life time experience

Best life time experience. Thanks for the great crew. 20 years ago I came to NZ and fall in love with the people and natural. I decide to stay and that's the best decision I ever made. What your guys doing made NZ one of the best country in the world.

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Lynne O'Sullivan from New Zealand wrote on 15 November 2020

Fabulous and friendly NZ guides

From pickup , kayak guiding , coffee on the beach to drop off back to our Nelson based accommodation; the team at Kahu are seamless. Fabulous day in the Abel Tasman park. 😊

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        *This option must be made together with another price type.

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