Perfect for a Marlborough wine tour or a scenic tour of Marlborough taking in a nice selection of local attractions, local scenery and meeting local people. This tour is ideal for guests who would like to see a little bit of everything in Marlborough, its also perfect for a Cruise Ship shore excursion from Picton.
(Timings can be adjusted to suit)
10.00am Collection from Picton or Blenheim or around the Marlborough wine region.
Enjoy a 6 hour tour around the Marlborough region with a range of options included:
- Take in the coastal scenery around the beaches of Rarangi in Cloudy Bay . A nice option here to take the short walk over into Monkey Bay, a great piece of coastal scenery. Then through the flat fertile Wairau plains, the home of the Marlborough wine region and out through the rolling hill country to Havelock Marina. Enjoy a nice lunch at the Slip Inn Cafe on the waterfront. Then in the afternoon tour through the Queen Charlotte drive from the seaport township of Havelock through to Picton. A fabulous drive offering wonderful views out over the Pelorus Sound and Queen Charlotte Sound.
- Visit wineries, breweries, the Prenzel distillery, sample olive oils, cheeses, chocolates and in season taste the freshest strawberries and cherries Read more suggested Marlborough wine tour itineraries. Enjoy a nice lunch stop at one of Marlborough's wonderful winery restaurants. While lunch is not included in the tour cost we can arrange a lunch for you. We regularly use winery restaurants such as Drylands, Highfield Estate, Allan Scott and Herzog.
- Enjoy a day around Marlborough with a focus on some of Marlborough's best kept gardens. We can include public gardens such as Pollard Park and Seymour Square along with private gardens of Upton Oaks and Hortensia House.
Alternatively mix and match all the tours and take in a bit of everything for the day. Your tour will be created and personalised for you so just let us know what you are interested in.
4.00pm Depart back to your accommodation in Blenheim or Picton areas, or drop off at the Cruise Ship in Picton, the ferry terminal, or Blenheim airport.
Enjoy the Marlborough region on this personlised tour for two people at $825.00 (total cost for 2 people). This price includes vehicle and tour guide for the day and all wine tastings. The only additional cost is lunch and beverage purchased with lunch.
Contact Marlborough Travel for details :
Phone 03 577 9997