|Duration:||4 days, 3 nights|
|Best time to visit:||Mid November to early April.|
Year round Nelson is a great place to visit. Expect in the cooler months a brisk breeze, the area is unlikely to experience frosts.
|Weather:||Nelson Weather Forecast and Observations|
Cyclists pack layers just in case of a spot of rain. And the lack of shade in summer means sunscreen is necessary all year round.
|Route highlights:||The route starts at Tahunanui Beach (Nelson Airport), Eddyline Brewery, Pic Peanut World, Seifrieds Estate, Golden Bear Brewing, Joint Works Studio, Toad Hall, Townshend Brewery and Tap Room. The route includes the road detour via Selfrieds Estate vineyard or the option of cycling through the Waimea Estuary, Estuary swing bridge to Rabbit Island and Mapua Ferry terminal.|