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Nature, Shopping and Food in the Tasman District

The Tasman District is located in the South Island. It is home to lovely scenery, great shopping opportunities, and renowned local cuisine. Readers unfamiliar with this area will benefit from the in-depth articles on this blog. Discover the lakes, rivers, and beaches followed by a visit to a gourmet restaurant to end a day of exploration. Art enthusiasts will enjoy the galleries and studios in the Tasman District, with the option to buy unique pieces. No visit is really complete without a trip to Nelson City, especially on a Saturday when the famous market is held in Montgomery Square.

Shop Until You Drop at Richmond Mall

10 Jun 2021

Richmond Mall is one of the biggest malls in the Tasman District. It's the place to go to for an unforgettable shopping experience. There, you can buy clothes, jewelry, furniture, and more. You can also enjoy a relaxing day at one of its spas and hair salons.

Laske Rotoroa

6 May 2021

In one of Tasman District's national parks, Nelson Lakes National Parks, is Lake Rotoroa. It's fed by the Sabine and D'Urville rivers and is surrounded by beech forest. Compared to other lakes in the national park, it's one of the largest. It features a variety of fuchsia, climbing vines, and more scenic attractions.

The Wainui Bay

15 Mar 2021

At the southern end of Golden Bay in the Tasman District is a 275-hectare inlet, the Wainui Bay. You can take a walk and enjoy the breathtaking views of the natural surroundings. By the end of your walk, another breathtaking view awaits you: The Wainui Falls.