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Discover Abel Tasman with Kahu Kayaks

Kahu Kayaks welcomes you to the Abel Tasman National Park, our golden piece of Aotearoa. We are a genuine, small kayak company, 100% locally owned and operated based in Marahau, with loads of experience taking guided kayaking trips in the Abel Tasman.

A range of guided kayaking tours and freedom rental sea kayaking trips in kayak canoes. Guided kayak trips with guides that will take you along a stunning stretch of coastline for a fantastic sea kayaking experience. Enjoy panoramic views of Abel Tasman National Park, check out nesting cormorants, sea caves, islands and the world famous Split Apple Rock.

Our Abel Tasman freedom kayaking package allows you the independence to see the wonders of the coastline at your own pace with all it's spectacular views and natural spots to visit and outdoor activities.

Full and half day guided sea kayaking trips around the Abel Tasman National Park coastline. Fantastic panoramic views, sea caves, islands, and the Tonga island seal colony to explore along the way, along with other popular and historic attractions.

Contact Details

Email: paddle@kahukayaks.co.nz

Website: Kahu Kayaks

Phone: 0800 300 101

Phone (intl): 0064 3 5278300

Abel Tasman Address:
Marahau Beach RD 2 Motueka 7161

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Tim Smith

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

Combined sea kayaking in morning + 2.5hr unguided walk in afternoon. Superb. Very efficient collection and delivery. ...

Combined sea kayaking in morning + 2.5hr unguided walk in afternoon. Superb. Very efficient collection and delivery. Good experienced local firm (not large national company).

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Flora

United States

Ranking: 10/10

Gary was a great guide, small group, great trip. Good lunch and sailing with the kayaks was fantastic!

Gary was a great guide, small group, great trip. Good lunch and sailing with the kayaks was fantastic!

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Ed

United States

Ranking: 10/10

The guide, Lucas, was amazing. He made cappuccinos on the beach, found us fresh oysters, and steamed fresh mussels. ...

The guide, Lucas, was amazing. He made cappuccinos on the beach, found us fresh oysters, and steamed fresh mussels. Oh yeah - the kayaking was great too!

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in January 2010

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BenH

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

Did guided day trip. Well-organised, great guide, perfect balance of exercise, relaxation, wildlife, history, site-se...

Did guided day trip. Well-organised, great guide, perfect balance of exercise, relaxation, wildlife, history, site-seeing and fun. If any improvement needed some of historical stuff could be mixed up a bit, must be tough for guides to repeat every day.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Helen B

England

Ranking: 9/10

We went on the swingers delight - half day kayaking, half walking - beautiful scenery, run by a local company who wer...

We went on the swingers delight - half day kayaking, half walking - beautiful scenery, run by a local company who were friendly, fun and informative.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Klass

Netherlands

Ranking: 9/10

Helpful, informative and enthusiastic crew. Had a wonderful day at the Abel Tasman Park (and the sea) Have learned ho...

Helpful, informative and enthusiastic crew. Had a wonderful day at the Abel Tasman Park (and the sea) Have learned how to sail with a Kayak.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Roos

Netherlands

Ranking: 9/10

Nice instructions, beautiful sights. Seen no seals...

Nice instructions, beautiful sights. Seen no seals...

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Jannievan Osnabrugge

Netherlands

Ranking: 10/10

Good company, nice boat, nice material. Very nice guides, looks very professional, gives you a good feeling.

Good company, nice boat, nice material. Very nice guides, looks very professional, gives you a good feeling.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Mitchell Mapletree

Canada

Ranking: 10/10

Extremely well run operation. Smooth transport system. Great guides, even with kids.

Extremely well run operation. Smooth transport system. Great guides, even with kids.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Ferth

France

Ranking: 10/10

Well organised - happy staff. Lots of fun.

Well organised - happy staff. Lots of fun.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Thomas K

Czech Republic

Ranking: 9/10

Good communication, low deposit and great equipment.

Good communication, low deposit and great equipment.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Vera Van Schie

Netherlands

Ranking: 10/10

Very very good!

Very very good!

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Hannah Clark

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

Very informative guide (even provided coffee and biscuits). We had the chance to cover a lot of the park in a short s...

Very informative guide (even provided coffee and biscuits). We had the chance to cover a lot of the park in a short space of time - beautiful trip.

Reviewed over 5 years ago