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Suggested Itineraries for the Nature Coast
Nature Coast possibilities are endless, mix and match from the suggestions below and enjoy!
Body Massage, Facial, Spa and Dinner
Explore the options with our beauty and spa therapist which cater for "individual", to "his and hers" to group bookings for weddings or a "girls weekend" in the country. See the packages Spa treatment page
Golfing on world class courses
Vista de Sol can book your round in advance, - for an early round start with a light breakfast, head off to enjoy your round and return for a relaxing and enjoyable breakfast brunch – for Nature Coast Courses if your partner is busy having Spa treatment when you finish your round we will pick you up so you both have great time. We have 7 golfing pages to describe the local courses - go to the main golfing page
Arts and Crafts and Spa, Dining
Visit local artists, sculptors, galleries and museums and return for a Spa, perhaps some pampering, and a gourmet meal.
Walk, Hike, Tramp, Mountain Bike or cycle on miles and miles of tracks through reserves, forest parks, next to the sea on deserted beaches, or along rivers – choose an easy walk through to more adventurous excursions.
Hunt, Fish, Dive
Chopper into remote locations or check with our hunting guide for guided trips to shoot trophy heads, – for Sambar, Red, Sika and Fallow deer, or further afield for Thar and Chamois. Dive for Crayfish or Fish the Coast for a variety of species.
Trains, Planes and Automobiles
Travel the main trunk line with Steam Engines, ride the trams, enjoy scenic flights by plane or helicopter and visit Southwards Car museum
Helicopter with Heli-pro
From our heli-pad enjoy a scenic flight, or fly to Marlborough or Martinborough for New Zealand’s finest wines or land on the tops or in secluded valleys of the Tararua Mountain Range for a picnic meal. See the packages
Bird or Wild life experience
Experience a huge variety of wildlife reserves, farm parks and bird sanctuary’s. Visit Kapiti by boat and have a guided tour with Kapiti Island Alive – bookings are essential
Or, visit Nga Manu Nature Reserve and enjoy the highly recommended guided native bird feeding tour , or take a Waikanae estuary guided walk and tour, or Parrot Ranch or Owlkatraz wildlife parks or choose from one of several farm parks to visit.
Do Nothing Weekend
See the dawn, have a superb cooked breakfast, read the paper in the library, check out the landscapes, read a book in the garden, watch the sunset, have cocktail in the bar, enjoy a gourmet dinner and finish with a spa - it sounds like a lot of work!