Hidden Treasure – Cleopatra’s Pool and a Day in the Abel Tasman Park
A bus tour and boat trip to Anchorage in the Abel Tasman National Park, a walk to Cleopatra's Pool.
Travelling region:Kaiteriteri, Abel Tasman Park, Anchorage, Cleopatras Pool
Includes:Bus tour from Nelson, cruise boat from Kaiteriteri to Anchorage and back, self guided trip
Departure:7.30am Nelson or 8.20 am Motueka
Walking time:2 hours
Pick-up:Nelson, Richmond, Stoke, Mapua, Motueka, Marahau, Kaiteriteri
The bus will pick you up in Motueka or Nelson at the information centre. If you need another pick up, please advise with your booking. The bus will drive you along the coastline to Kaiteriteri. You will enjoy the wonderful beach and views over the bay before you start to enter your cruise boat. Choose your seat on the cruise boat inside or outside before you cruise from Kaiteriteri Beach to Anchorage along the coastline of the Abel Tasman Park ( 50 minutes ). You’ll get a chance to see and photograph the world-famous Split Apple Rock from close up. There is coffee, tea and snacks available on the boat. We will give you information how to get to Cleopatra's Pool after you booked with us (1 hour walk, you will have to climb over some rocks to find the hidden Pools ) Enjoy a beautiful rock pool complete with a natural, moss-lined waterslide! Please start your return trip to Anchorage 1 1/2 hour before boat at Anchorage leaves: The boat will leave at 3.45pm from the middle of the beach. it will be back at 4.20pm in Kaiteriteri. There is the option to take an earlier boat back to Kaiteriteri, which has restaurants and cafes. There is plenty to do in Anchorage. Anchorage also has toilets, drinking water, and picknick tables. A bus to Motueka, Mapua, Richmond, Stoke and Nelson leaves at 4.30pm from the bus stop in Kaiteriteri. The bus will always wait for the boat to arrive.