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Put on your shades to enjoy the sights of Nelson, one of the sunniest cities in New Zealand. With a fine selection of local galleries and artists' studios, a tour of Nelson's main center provides a fine introduction to the country's art scene. Don't miss exhibits of techniques particular to the area, including glassblowing and printmaking. A good set of restaurants and bars give you varied options for evening plans, and--this being New Zealand--you have plenty of chances to get active on your trip to Nelson. Adventures like rock climbing, 4x4 biking, horseback riding, and skydiving give you a new perspective on the city and Tasman Bay. Nelson is in Nelson-Tasman Region. Our New Zealand online trip planner allows you to schedule your trip to Nelson, learn about its attractions, and find out about where else to go during your holiday.
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Top tours near Nelson
Shore Excursion: Highlights of Marlborough Wine Region from Picton BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $102
Duration: 6 hours
Half day Guided Sea Kayak Tour from Picton BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $61
Duration: 4 hours
Marlborough Sounds Cruise from Picton BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $56
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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