Marlborough Wine Tours, Marlborough Sounds Cruises, New Zealand


Luxury Sedan Touring in the Marlborough wine region, New ZealandPersonalised Tours  (Kaikoura and Nelson Tours)

The staff at Marlborough Travel are more than happy to assist you create the perfect day tour out of the Marlborough region with a tour to Kaikoura or a tour to Nelson.  Being a personalised tour, the sedan and guide will be yours for the day.  Start at a time suitable to you, visit the places that you would like to see.   Enjoy a fantastic day of touring with your very own private guide and private luxury vehicle.  The following tours are all based around our luxury sedans. So perfect for 1 or 2 people on a private tour, but if you are happy to share 3 along the back seat you can share the costs listed between the 4 of you in your group.     If your group size is larger or you would like more space please let us quote on a private tour using our larger tour vans and mini-coaches.  

Tour collection from Picton accomodation, Blenheim accommodation and Marlborough wine region accommodation,  collection from the Cruise Ships in Picton, collection from Blenheim Airport.   All pickup and drop off points to suit you.

Here are just a few of the tour options:

 Kaikoura Tour

A fabulous day of scenery, and one that you will never forget.   Heading out onto the Kaikoura coastline is truely remarkable with the rugged coastline so close to the towering mountain backdrop.    Our luxury sedan and private tour guide will collect you from your accommodation in Marlborough and depart on the day tour to Kaikoura .  A tour that you have helped to create incorporating any of the scenic areas and attractions that you would like included..    

..          The Kaikoura Wine Company, a great stop on the Kaikoura tour        ..

Options along the way may include a visit to "The Store" at Kekerengu, a wonderful cafe overlooking the coast,  or a stop at Ohau Point to view the Seal colony.  If you enjoy gardens we can include a private garden visit.  If you enjoy great wines then a stop at Yealands Estate in the Awatere Valley,  New Zealands largest privately owned vineyard, and also a winery renowned for its "green" approach to sustainability.   For the wine lovers a stop at Kaikoura Wine company is also a must do activity, with one of the most amazing views out over South Bay in Kaikoura.  For the nature lovers a visit to Kaikoura is complete with a trip to sea to view the Dolphins and/or Whales.   A truly awesome experience, a rare close encounter with the world's largest marine mammals.     NZ$950.00 plus lunch, beverage and Whale Watch/Dophin Watch tickets.  (Pricing is based on a private tour for two people) .

Whale Watch KaikouraYealands Vineyard - stunning coastal scenery

 Nelson Tour

Take in the fabulous arts and crafts of creative Nelson and surrounding areas.    Our luxury sedan and private tour guide will collect you from your accommodation in Marlborough and depart on the day tour to Nelson.   The whole area is well known for the creative people who live and work here.    At your leisure visit galleries, workshops and art studios.  A highly visual and creative journey taking in urban gallery spaces to beautiful, secluded workshops where artists work and play.   Visit the World of Wearableart and Collectable Cars Museum.   The WOW® phenomenon is now an internationally celebrated event. Amazing wearable works of art are on display in Nelson at the World of WearableArtâ„¢ and Classic Cars Museum. The combination of incredible garments with classic cars in one museum is a unique experience.    It's worth getting up early in Nelson on a Saturday morning to catch the bustle of the Saturday market. Here locals stock up on fresh produce and collectors are spoilt for choice: from wooden platters and local olive oil to colourful ceramics.   Or follow the Coastal Highway from Nelson, through Richmond to Motueka for a smorgasbord of cuisine and creativity. From art glass, dried flowers, candles, sculpture, painting, ceramics, vineyards, cafes and so much more.    NZ$950.00 plus lunch, beverage.  (Pricing is based on a private tour for two people) .

Nelson Sculptures on the tour to NelsonCrafts at the Saturday Market on the Nelson Tour

Nelson and Nelson Lakes Tour

Perfect for the scenery lover,  perfect for the photographer!!   This is landscape diversity at its best,  from the flat Marlborough wine region, through to Havelock the gateway to the Pelorus Sound, over the rugged hill country into the rolling hill country and stunning coastal beaches of Nelson and Tasman Bay.    Then out through the fertile cropping land of outer Nelson and up into the dramatic mountain scenery around St Arnaud and the tranquil Nelson Lakes.    The perfect scenic tour through the top of the South Island,  ideal for the client wanting to see as much as possible in one day.    NZ$950.00 plus lunch, beverage.  (Pricing is based on a private tour for two people).

Waterfront lunch stop in NelsonThe stunning and tranquil Nelson Lakes area at St Arnaud


Personalised Extended Touring 

Explore the South Island with your very own tour guide and luxury vehicle.  Being a personalised tour we can create an itinerary to suit.   Experience the top of the South Island taking in the wines and waterways of Marlborough, the arts of Nelson, the beaches of Golden Bay, the rugged West Coast and across to the garden city of Christchurch.   All at your pace, staying at your choice of accommodation along the way.    Include all this in a 5 - 10 day itinerary.  

For details on extended touring please contact Marlborough Travel.  We would be more than happy to create a personalised itinerary that will exceed your expectations!!



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