- Kahurangi National Park is home to both the Heaphy and the Mount Arthur Tableland tracks.
- Just outside of Takaka are the Ngarua Marble Caves. Take a tour and see bones from the now extinct Moa bird as well as breath-taking caverns and stalactites. There's even one area where you can touch things!
- Kahurangi National Park is the second largest national park in New Zealand and is a wonderland of native flora and fauna as well as some mighty fine tramps and tracks.
- Look for the WineArt signs and join a trail of fine wine, good food and great wine throughout the region.
Looking for a backpackers or a hostel? Jasons has Nelson backers & hostel accommodation available including dormitories and bunkrooms with communal kitchen and bathroom facilities; or your own private room with an ensuite.