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Full Day Queen Charlotte Kayak and Walking Tour from Picton
"Upon arrival at your departure location on the Picton Waterfront you will receive a detailed safety briefing before setting off on your full day kayak and walking tour.  Your combo begins with a guided sea kayak tour in what is truly some of spotting wildlife and sea birds and learning about your surroundings. Your kayak tour concludes a few hours later at the small settlement of Anakiwa. Here you can don your tramping boots and backpack get some instructions for the walk ahead and depart on your independent hike of the Queen Charlotte Track from Anakiwa to Mistletoe Bay. This section of the track passes through some of the nicest bush of the entire 70km track. The walk is around 3-4 hou bush and beautiful beaches. At the conclusion of the Queen Charlotte Track you walk down to Mistletoe Bay in time for collection by a water taxi at 4pm to return to Picton. An enjoyable boat ride with fantastic views back towards where you have spent your day.""""This adventure combo is without a doubt
From NZD175.00
 
Private Wine Gourmet and Scenic Delights Tour from Blenheim
"Departing Blenheim you are taken on a tour of discovery through Marlborough highlighting the sensational wines stunning landscapes and seascapes not to mention the seriously delicious gourmet treats and cuisine. For the heritage lover a must stop is the Heritage Air Museum to see Peter Jackson's amazing classic aircraft displays and for the artisan lover meet one of the local artists and visit a renowned gallery. Award winning gardens local brewery private home gourmet kitchens or scenic drives around the Bays of the serene Marlborough Sounds.  Even a thrilling jet boat ride could take your fancy. Relax in a comfortable vehicle with wide window advantages for viewing the spectacular&#x wine tasting is usually on top of the list. The many wineries and cellar door hosts offer a truly personal experience to showcase their award winning wines all year round. Treats of gourmet oils
From NZD695.00
 
Private Wine Gourmet and Scenic Delights Tour from Picton
"Departing Picton you are taken on a tour of discovery through Marlborough highlighting the sensational wines stunning landscapes and seascapes not to mention the seriously delicious gourmet treats and cuisine. For the heritage lover a must stop is the Heritage Air Museum to see Peter Jackson's amazing classic aircraft displays and for the artisan lover meet one of the local artists and visit a renowned gallery. Award winning gardens local brewery private home gourmet kitchens or scenic drives around the Bays of the serene Marlborough Sounds. Even a thrilling jet boat ride could take your fancy. Relax in a comfortable vehicle with wide window advantages for viewing the spectacular sce wine tasting is usually on top of the list. The many wineries and cellar door hosts offer a truly personal experience to showcase their award winning wines all year round. Treats of gourmet oils
From NZD695.00

More Things to Do in Picton

Edwin Fox Maritime Center

From their website: The Edwin Fox Maritime Centre is open every day from 8.45am to 5pm (in the Summer until 6:30) at Dunbar Wharf, which is only a two minute walk along the foreshore from the Cook...
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John195123
Feb 17, 2014

Queen Charlotte Sound

Queen Charlotte Sound is the second largest sound and lies parallel to Pelorus Sound to the east. With Picton at its head it is the route for the Cook Strait ferries.Grove Arm with and its head at...
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al2401
Aug 22, 2012

Mahau Sound

Mahau Sound is a small arm of Pelorus Sound - the largest of the Malborough Sounds. It can be reached by boat from Havelock at the head of Pelorus Sound you can travel there by car along the road to...
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al2401
Aug 22, 2012

Cloudy Bay winery

A New Zealand winery started by an Aussie! There are even Eucalypts and Aussie nativres in the garden. Aussies and Kiwis are competitive over most things they have in common - even wine!Cloudy Bay has...
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al2401
Aug 22, 2012

Kenepuru Sound

Kenepuru Sound is one of the larger arms of Pelorus Sound - the largest of the Malborough Sounds. It runs parallel to Queen Charlotte Sound and sometimes only a small stretch of land of a few hundred...
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al2401
Aug 22, 2012

Picton Harbour

Picton lays claim to two harbours - there is the main harbour which is the base for the interisland ferries as well as caostal fishing and trading.Lying parallel is Shakespeare Bay which is solely a...
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al2401
Aug 22, 2012
 
 
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Pelorus Sound

Pelorus Sound is the largest of the Malborough Sounds - a sound is a submerged river valley rather than a fjord which is a glacial valley. The sound was first surveyed by HMS Pelorus in 1838 and takes...
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al2401
Aug 22, 2012

much to choose from

sailing, boating and fishing is big in Picton, I think the little ones grow up on a boat, can sail before they can walk.Picton is not big, if you want too you can make it around in an hour or so, the...
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pepples46
Apr 04, 2011

SHIP COVE

Ship Cove is situated on the west shore of Queen Charlotte Sound near the entrance and directly opposite Motuara Island. We came here by Boat on our tour. It is an important historical site as Captain...
balhannah
Jan 29, 2010

MAILBOAT CRUISES

The Cruise we did was aboard the Beachcomber, a 90 passenger catamaran. On the cruise we stopped and viewed a King Salmon farm. Had to laugh, there was only a cheeky Seal sitting there, even though...
balhannah
Jan 29, 2010

Picton - Waikawa Bay Track

Running along the side of the Snout is the Picton - Waikawa Bay track. It's an easy walk and has stunning views over the Malborough Sounds from several spots. You can start the track from beside the...
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fishandchips
Nov 28, 2009

Picton Garden Centre

Beautiful and colourful Begonias, Roses, Gerbera Chrysanthemums, Cineraria, Cyclamens and BromiliadsPicton Garden Centre invites you to join the Picton Garden Centre's Garden Club. It's only $10 to...
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kris-t
Mar 02, 2006

Dolphin Watch Ecotours

Since 1992, Dolphin Watch Ecotours has operated award-winning ecotours and Queen Charlotte Track walks in the scenic Marlborough Sounds at the top of the South Island of New Zealand. The half-day...
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kris-t
Mar 02, 2006

Mini Golf

This was a fun diversion for a couple of people who had an hour to kill. The course is located by the small Picton Beach & playground and seems to be fairly quiet most of the time. I prefer to...
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fishandchips
Nov 13, 2005

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25 Waikawa Road, PO Box 36, Picton, South Island, New Zealand
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"Picton, gateway to the South Island of New Zealand"
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