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Option One – Two Days – Magical Mapua …. >

Magical Mapua and the Moutere ( Self guided with ebike)

You will be based at the charming seaside town of Mapua

  • Day One – Jump on your ebike and join Tasman’s Great Taste Trail at Nelson Airport; enjoy a leisurely 26 km cycle through the coastal wetlands to Mapua (less than 2 hours cycling excluding stops) Grade 1, easy.
  • On your journey visit award winning wineries, cafes, restaurants, and even a cheese shop.
  • And there’s more! Try a visit to an art glass blowing studio or perhaps spot some of the estuary’s myriad of migratory and native birds. Have a refreshing swim on Rabbit island’s inviting sandy beach.
  • Then cross from Rabbit Island on the cycle ferry to Mapua (10 minutes). Accommodation with breakfast in a lovely B&B in Mapua where your luggage will await you.
  • Tour Special – On arrival at Mapua enjoy a complimentary glass of wine.
  • Day 2 – explore and sample the great wines, vineyard cafes and rolling countryside of the Moutere before cycling back to Nelson.
  • Optional extra – instead of cycling back to Nelson, we will pick you up from a winery or restaurant in the Moutere and transport you back to Nelson.