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Seafood Odyssea Marlborough Sounds Cruise from Picton

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  • Relax and enjoy the stunning Marlborough Sounds, at the top of New Zealand's South Island on this cruise. The cruise features Regal salmon, Cloudy Bay clams and Greenshell mussels with Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc for the definitive wine/food match. Enjoy the natural beauty of the Queen Charlotte Sound while cruising aboard our luxury launch that...Read more

Queen Charlotte Sound Mail Boat Cruise

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  • The Mail has been delivered by boat for over 150 years in the Queen Charlotte Sounds, we are the only official licensed New Zealand Post Rural Delivery Service by water in the Queen Charlotte Sound making this a truly unique tour!

    Come along on the Mail Boat Cruise and share the excitement of Mail Day as the skipper delivers the Rural post...Read more

Wildlife Motuara Sanctuary Tour and Dolphin Cruise from Picton

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  • The best experience in Marlborough. This tour offers an amazing, fully-guided experience wildlife. A small-group tour to view some of New Zealand’s spectacular wildlife. Visit Motuara Island and cruise the majestic Queen Charlotte sound. Water, wilderness and wildlife. You will have the opportunity to see multiple species of wildlife, including...Read more

Half-Day Cruise in Marlborough Sounds from Picton

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  • Visit Ship Cove on a morning boat cruise that explores the Marlborough Sounds, a broad network of waterways that makes up 20 percent of New Zealand’s coastline. Enjoy time to disembark at Ship Cove where you can see a memorial to Captain Cook, Maori wood carvings and the sheltered beach. Throughout your journey, marvel at breathtaking scenery...Read more

3 Hour Marlborough Sounds Delivery Cruise

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  • Take a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at daily life in the unique and isolated Marlborough Sounds as we deliver goods and passengers to far-flung jetties and corners of Queen Charlotte Sound/T-taranui.

    This 3-hour cruise is a great opportunity to see the Marlborough Sounds through the eyes of those who live and work...Read more

Marlborough Wine Tour and Cruise from Picton or Blenheim

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  • Enjoy the very best of Marlborough, at the top of New Zealand's South Island. Indulge in Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, the Marlborough Sounds and fresh local seafood on this full-day tour. A Marlborough wine tour in the morning is followed by a delicious Marlborough Sounds waterfront lunch, then a relaxing seafood cruise for the afternoon,...Read more

Dolphin Swimming and Watching E-Ko-Tour from Picton

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  • Swim near wild dolphins in the calm sheltered waters of the scenic Marlborough Sounds on this half-day tour. Qualified guides will be there to make sure you (and the dolphins) have an enjoyable and safe experience. They will also help you spot some of the five species of dolphins that frequent the waters of the Sounds. The Department of...Read more

Motuara Island Bird Sanctuary and Ship Cove Cruise from Picton

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  • Cruise from Picton Harbour to Motuara Island and beyond to see rare native birds and other wildlife on this 4.5-hour boat excursion. Spend time exploring Motuara Island Bird Sanctuary and Ship Cove, learn from your expert captain about wildlife and cultural history, and take in the gorgeous scenery of Queen Charlotte Sound. Look for endangered...Read more

Captain Cook and Dolphin Cruise

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  • This tour offers an amazing fully-guided experience to complete your visit to Marlborough! Guided by enthusiastic Marine Biologists, you are sure to spot some rare seas birds, marine animals, and endangered land birds. Enjoy spotting Dolphins in the calm, sheltered waters before traveling to Ships Cove and Motuara...Read more

Early Bird Eco Cruise

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  • Cruise with us Oct-Apr to Motuara Island in the outer Queen Charlotte Sound/T-taranui, for a very special Marlborough Sounds experience.

    Disembark into the magic of morning birdsong, look for penguins on the shore or in nesting boxes, and spot some of the rare species that call this island sanctuary home, including the South Island...Read more

FAQs about Picton Boat & Cruise tours

What are the best cruise / boat tour in Picton?

Picton boat tours are spectacular tours that take you through the waterways of Picton city, which is famous for its rivers for the purposes of trade. They allow you to have stunning views of the Picton city skylines, let you see the Picton shoreline attractions and have great lunch and dinner options on the decks of boats.

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