Nelson Dining and Cuisine
Arty and interesting, there are plenty of reasons for the sun to shine in Nelson. Enjoy the beautiful environment while you get acquainted with the creative local culture. Experience Nelson dining and cuisine at a bar, restaurant, cafe or fast food joint, and taste some of the finest food and wines in New Zealand. Nelson enjoys a wide variety of fresh produce, both from the land and the sea. more
Choose a world class Sauvignon Blanc or Chardonnay, grown and made in New Zealand, to complement your meal.
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Mobile-friendly - The best Abel Tasman Day Trip. Join our small group cruise exploring the Abel Tasman National Park's coastline (maximum 11 passengers). A one day scenic-cruise, kayaking, swimming and bush-walk adventure including a visit to the Tonga Marine Reserve. Our comfortable charter boats and friendly, knowledgeable skippers ensure a relaxed and unhurried day. Delicious platter-style lunch, snacks and refreshments included.
Mobile-friendly - You'll find a unique freshwater fishing activity in Golden Bay just 100 km from Nelson. Situated on the banks of the Anatoki River between Kahurangi and Abel Tasman National Park, you can relax and catch your very own premium Chinook salmon. Have it hot smoked ready to eat in our cafe, or take away fresh for the BBQ.
Mobile-friendly - Here at Christchurch Touring Company, we specialise in small group tours, luxury charter services, cruise ship excursions and exclusive airport transfers. Our range includes Christchurch City, Canterbury and the surrounding regions – including Kaikoura, Akaroa and Banks Peninsula, Hanmer Springs and further afield.
Mobile-friendly - Tour Nelson's boutique wineries, gardens, scenic highlights, arts and crafts galleries. Taste the wine or meet the artists in their studios in New Zealand's sunshine capital. We can organise personalised itineraries to suit and small group tours. We have a range of vehicles, able to cater for all group sizes. We have tours covering the top of the South Island.
Mobile-friendly - Cycle the Great Taste Cycle Trail in Nelson, NZ with The Gentle Cycling Company. Self-guided rides for lovers of food, art & beautiful landscapes. Single day wine or craft beer rides, multi day rides in stunning rural landscapes include routes to Kaiteriteri, gateway to the Abel Tasman National Park.
Mobile-friendly - Gateway to the magnificent Abel Tasman National Park, Kaiteriteri is the perfect place to visit throughout the year if you are seeking world class mountain biking, boating, sailing, kayaking and hiking or if you just want to relax and put your feet up. Our accommodation ranges from premium beachfront apartments to a mix of cabins and powered campsites.
Mobile-friendly - Offering the largest shopping experience under one roof in the top of the south is Richmond Mall. It covers 22,000 square metres of retail space which includes two supermarkets, Farmers store, sixty specialty stores, a food court and more than 700 free car parks. You'll be surprised by just how much there is to see and do at Richmond Mall.
The World of WearableArt & Classic Cars Museum is an iconic 'must see' visitor attraction in Nelson that celebrates two passions united by design. See incredible works of wearable art from the annual WOW Awards Show displayed alongside one of Australasia's largest private collections of Classic Cars.
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