Nelsons a fantastic city to travel in your campervan hire with landmarks, museums and most importantly beaches to explore.
Only 2 hours away from Picton, Nelsons almost always the first city you explore coming across from Wellington.
Tahunanui beach is stunning, with car parks big enough to park your campervan there’s no excuse for you to explore the local beach and cafe culture in Nelson.
From Nelson you have some amazing adventures awaiting, in Marahau you have the option of travelling through the Able Tasman National Park and seeing the beauty of the natural forest.
On the way back you can kayak through to Kaiteriteri, swim with seals and dolphins before landing on the golden beaches and enjoying a meal at the local cafe.
Driving a campervan is the only way to truly experience the Nelson region & surrounding national parks.
With Campervan parks at every turn you’ll never run out of places to park up and rest for a few days combined with so many beaches where you can Freedom Camp - Nelson really is your oyster with a motorhome rental.
The Nelson region is ripe for Vineyards and your trip won’t be complete without going on a winery tour and tasting some of New Zealands largest wines.
With Mapua and Motueka a short drive away you’ll never get board with your campervan in Nelson.
And if you’re a fan of The Lord Of The Rings - you can take a helicopter ride and explore the lands of the Goblins.
Go on intrepid traveller, explore.