South Island trips

Live The Dream - Fly Fish around Nelson

6 Days
657km
409mi

Route

Nelson Central to Nelson Central

Highlights

  • Large brown trout
  • Exquisite food & wine
  • Walk/kayak Abel Tasman

Best time of year

December - March

This itinerary starts and finishes in sunny Nelson located at the top of the South Island. Nelson is famous for its relaxed living and long golden beaches. It's also known as 'trophy brown trout country' so it's a must see area for anglers. Within an hours drive, you can access several major rivers awash with large brown trout.

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