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Picton, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

small but quietly peaceful place, so lovely, enjoy the morning here so much. hope I came here by ferry.

Thank He K
Reviewed 3 days ago

we took the boat from Wellington to Picton, and had the time to stop for a while in this little town. I would only recommend strolling the beach road (pedestrian walk) and then move on to your next stop. Good local market as well, if...More

Thank Johnmir13
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were here a week and took advantage of the local tours....big highlights were the winery tour, kayaking, and dolphin spotting. Very walkable and the Picton waterfront is amazing no matter the weather

Thank Gay H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice for a walk or a sit down or a swim - whatever you fancy. There is also a place that rents out kayaks and paddle boards. There's also a nice walk up on to one of the headlands which you can find out about...More

Thank Harrison_F_Carter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Picton is a small town at the mouth of Queen Charlotte Sound. A walk along the waterfront offers a nice view. Nothing particularly remarkable but very pleasant.

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even if you have but a short time in Picton, take a walk along Queen Charlotte Sound, the town’s water setting. Cross over the pedestrian footbridge at the marina and walk along the water, watching yachts being readied for a day’s outing and fishing boats...More

Thank vinfan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location and great view by nature. A lot of birds fly around. Amazing view and such a nice boat to see.

Thank NamFahBluewaterworld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a quaint little town with good cafes interesting shops and handy to the passenger boats crossing over and back from Wellington. Also close to water taxis to take you around the sounds or drop you over to Ships cove to the start of the...More

Thank Pollyjoan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed this short but pretty walk to Bob’s Bay. Scenery was spectacular especially on a beautiful sunny day. Took about 1 hour return with two kids walking at leisurely pace.

1  Thank Mewett_Family
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Picton was one of our cruise ports of call. It is a small town located on an active ferry route between the north and south New Zealand islands. The day we arrived it was a rather cool, misty rain kind of day. However, we ventured...More

Thank TexasCatBird
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