Swingbridge Stroll

Cruise by water taxi through the Astrolabe Roadstead to Torrent Bay. Walk to Bark Bay taking in the elevated Abel Tasman views and cross the iconic Falls River Swingbridge.

Availability: All year round
Summer Departure(s): 9.00am, 10.30am
Winter Departure(s): 9.30am
Trip duration: Full Day
Activity level: Moderate
Ideal for: Walking the most scenic section of the Park
Cruise info: Marahau to Torrent Bay: 45min. Bark Bay to Marahau 1hr.
Walk info: Torrent Bay to Bark Bay: 2.5hrs

Swingbridge Stroll

From $102

Catch a morning water taxi into the Park, walk a section of the Coastal Track enjoying the Abel Tasman’s incredible beaches before returning on an afternoon water taxi.

What’s included in this tour?

Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Water taxi fares

Itinerary

  • Water taxi from Marahau to Torrent Bay
  • Walk from Torrent Bay to Bark Bay
  • Water taxi from Bark Bay to Marahau

For transport between Nelson, Motueka and Marahau we recommend The Better Bus. You can book your transfers online or give them a call on 027 577 6975

Environmental Access Fee (EAF)

A portion of your ticket price goes directly towards preserving the unique environment you will enjoy on your trip in the Abel Tasman. This includes the compulsory concession fees paid to the Department of Conversation as well as voluntary contributions to local organisations and projects to improve the environment, ecology and access to the national park.
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