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Marlborough Sounds

Picton, New Zealand
+64 3-577 5587
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Marlborough Sounds Seafood Cruise from Picton
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Marlborough Wine Tour and Cruise from Picton or Blenheim
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Sounds are really quite spectacular and a must see and the best way is to take one of the many cruises available. They are not cheap and usually take a full day but you can find one that visits various places and also allows...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful place! We kayaked, hiked, ate and explored the Sounds. Clear water with starfish, jellyfish and sea urchins. Go off road for a lovely walk to Bob's Bay and hunt for seashells or eat at the farmer's market for fresh cherries, or perhaps...More

Thank JennJ15
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a boat with about 40 people for several hours. It was an absolutely lovely afternoon. We saw the salmon farms and the green mussel farms and our guide gave excellent explanations about both. We were able to sample the mussels on board. We...More

Thank slwsweet
Reviewed 1 week ago

Peaceful and gorgeous setting. Lots of options for hiking, sailing or swimming. Booking boat trips was easy and not necessarily needed to be done ahead of time.

Thank kmnhanna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Marlborough Sounds have scenic walks and lovely bush and trees to explore. Pretty coves with clear water for swimming. Peace and quiet.

Thank Lois G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything you could ask for in a waterside location. Great hailing, plenty of kayaking, and fantastic views. Will come back again for more!

Thank Sportsgirl59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We often cruise through the Marlborough Sound and it would be one of the most beautiful water ways in the world.

Thank michaelbN5695YM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Cook travelled here by sailing boat four times in the 18th century. You will quickly see why he loved it so much. There are so many bays and fives that you can always find a sheltered spot. It is simply stunning, an absolute must-see.

Thank David T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well reputed small tour company with great local guides who are well informed about the local attractions as well as the smaller, less well known places to visit for food and spectacular views. Need to book - we did the half day winery tour and...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This one of the most beautiful sounds in the world. I have done Milford sound also but I found Marlborough sound much more beautiful starting from Wellington then Cook Strait and the sound. The whole journey was mesmerising. It was wonderful to undertake journey in...More

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I don't think so, however, its not something we were looking out for.
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