Nelson, Nelson Central, New Zealand

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  • 3 mentions in 2 Weeks in New Zealand

    • Rani E.

      Rani E. said, "...beaches everywhere along the coast north of Auckland. Matapouri and its mermaid pools (its amazing i promise) Coromandel for remote beaches Nelson for a cute town and fantastic walks Queenstown Hill Walkway and surrounds for stunning scenery and more of the..." See More

    • Joe S.

      Joe S. said, "...N Island - Auckland, WellingtonWaikato, Rotorua, and Hawke's Bay- 1 week S Island - 1+ week - Nelson, Queenstown, Christchurch. west coast including Fiordland..." See More

    • Andrew C.

      Andrew C. said, "...Here's my 12 day itinerary: Basically it goes Auckland -> Queenstown -> Te Anau -> Wanaka-> Queenstown -> Christchurch -> Nelson ->Blenheim->Auckland Loved every minute of it. Here's the detailed itinerary with my trip photos: https://www.pebblar.com/trip/705/new-zealand..." See More

  • 2 mentions in 2 weeks in New Zealand

    • Christie B.

      Christie B. said, "...drive by Kaikoura. Vineyards close in Marlborough. Further south, The Catlins have beautiful remote beaches, but I can't remember exactly where. Nelson in the north of the south island has beautiful views and the estuary is lovely when the sun is..." See More

    • Natasha A.

      Natasha A. said, "...recommended), the Maori cultural experience with Te Puia and seeing the Pohutu geyser St were the highlights. Flight from Rotorua to Nelson Nelson (1 day) We used this small sleepy town as a base for our full day trip to the..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best underrated towns to visit in New Zealand?

    • Steven F.

      Steven F. said, "...don't know if I'd qualify as underrated since they show on any number of travel brochures, I found the towns of Nelson and Fairlie to be quite charming for their own reasons. Fairlie is a tiny one street town in the..." See More

    • Christie B.

      Christie B. said, "...pretty town. I love Rotorua - glow worms in woods at night - bubbling things everywhere - a beautiful museum building. Nelson has great views. You can't go wrong anywhere... truly...." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the most unexpectedly good countries for wine?

    • Natasha L.

      Natasha L. said, "...It's been some time since i was there but memories of wine country in the Nelson/ Marlborough regions of New Zealand have stayed with me, especially the Rieslings and Ice wines (which I'm not normally a fan of)...." See More

  • 1 mention in What is the weather like in New Zealand in June/July?

    • Rory W.

      Rory W. said, "...of the country in peace. You should still see good weather in the microclimates of Hawke's Bay and in Marlborough and Nelson. It will certainly rain a lot on the West Coast New Zealand and down into Fiordland If you're..." See More

  • 1 mention in North and South Islands in New Zealand in 2 weeks - Suggestions Please!

    • Justin S.

      Justin S. said, "...differences are exchanging Christchurch and Milford Sound for Tongariro Alpine Crossing, Abel Tasman National Park and Rotorua. I also squeezed some Nelson and Wellington in there. I think going back to Auckland for your flight costs you some valuable time that..." See More

  • 1 mention in Hotels or Campervan in New Zealand?

    • Rory W.

      Rory W. said, "...Ferry is the way to get from one island to another with an RV, and most people cruise around Marlborough and Nelson for a few days before heading down the wild West Coast to end up in Queenstown for all the..." See More

  • 1 mention in 21 days of November in a camper in New Zealand - where to go?

    • Nicole B.

      Nicole B. said, "...camper from Wellington to Picton (New Zealand) over the Cook Strait by ferry. From there you could look at going to Nelson and through Motueka to Abel Tasman National Park. There is some beautiful hiking here, but you would need about..." See More

  • 1 mention in What is the best city in New Zealand?

    • Marion R.

      Marion R. said, "...Wellington, Wanaka, Nelson. The last two are small but I loved them and they are gateways to amazing landscapes...." See More

  • 1 mention in 2 weeks in New Zealand?

    • Breanna D.

      Breanna D. said, "...white water raft. Tongariro Crossing is an excellent day hike. In the South Island you can take a wine tour in Nelson and then head to Abel Tasman National Park the next day. This is another hike and it's GORGEOUS. Franz..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best Unexpected Event While Traveling?

    • Jon H.

      Jon H. said, "...turned out to be a lengthy adventure. Upon making a last minute arrangement for a farm stay in the town of Nelson. I was surprised that the free spirited host was on her way to a festival and invited me..." See More

  • 1 mention in Travelling solo in New Zealand

    • Claudia L.

      Claudia L. said, "...YHA. I've stayed in YHA in my younger days, and the most recent stays (2015) were in Franz Josef Glacier and Nelson- my way of introducing my teens to the world of budget travel. Hope this info helps...." See More

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