- The northern Nelson region has many gorgeous beaches and towns tucked away, many are perfect bases for exploring the national parks and hiking trails.
- If you're an adventure fan, Motueka is the place to visit for tandem hang gliding, ski diving or just a scenic flight.
- The Nelson region is good for bird watching with the Waimea Estuary a favourite spot as is the Farwell Spit bird sanctuary where you can see gannets as well as godwits and over 90 other species of birds.
- Murchison township is near the western end of the "Four Rivers Plain". This is where The Matakititi, The Buller, the Mangles and the Matiri rivers meet which means some excellent whitewater, grade 2 - 4! There are guided rafting trips for all levels of experience and it's one exciting way to see the area.
Jasons has a wide variety of hotels available in Nelson, ranging from luxury five star accommodation for corporate and business travellers to smaller boutique Auckland hotels.