"Nelson" Nelson by groovy_23

Nelson Travel Guide: 97 reviews and 189 photos


Nelson is a cute little town at the top of the south island. Neat town if you just want to relax but you can also use it as a jumping off point to get to the Abel Tasman Park. I went paragliding which was lots of fun Don't miss the bone carving class. It was one of the best things I did!

  • Last visit to Nelson: Oct 2003
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • pepples46's Profile Photo
    Jan 17, 2005 at 8:40 PM

    the GE free sign says a lot about Nelson and the Region. many organic products come from here.....and of course the wine. tks for the tips.

  • orlikins's Profile Photo
    Apr 7, 2004 at 3:22 PM

    cool - a friend of mine recently passed through Nelson on her world-wide travels! :-)

  • craic's Profile Photo
    Mar 27, 2004 at 6:58 AM

    So great to see nelson again. I have spent a lot of time there. Did you get to Chez Eelco?


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