Activities & Attractions

With 1500km of coastline the Marlborough Sounds is a coastal wonderland, made up of a myriad of sheltered waterways, deep coves and secluded beaches. There are plenty of things to do in Picton and our friendly staff will be happy to provide information and arrange bookings on local attractions and activities which include tramping & mountain biking, kayaking, diving, dolphin watch & swimming, nature tours, wine tours and the famous Queen Charlotte Track.

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Queen Charlotte Track

One of New Zealand's most scenic and relaxing coastal walks

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Cougar Line

Fast and efficient water taxi service in the Queen Charlotte Sound

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Sounds Connection

The Marlborough wine tour and fishing charter specialists

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Kaipupu Point Wildlife Sacntuary

 Mainland island wildlife sanctuary' separated from the mainland by a predator proof fence

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Picton Paragliding

Experience the ultimate in free flight as you soar over Picton and enjoy spectacular views over the Marlborough Sounds

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Beachcomber Cruises

Marlborough Sounds cruise, transport and Queen Charlotte Track transfer specialists

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Wilderness Guides

Guided and independent hiking, biking and kayaking tours in the Marlborough Sounds

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Eco World Aquarium

EcoWorld Aquarium is home to hundreds of native fish, reptiles, birds and invertebrates

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Go Dive Marlborough

The regions only PADI and TDI training facility, diving in and around the Marlborough Sounds

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Picton Float Plane

Experience the thrill of floatplane flying whilst enjoying breath-taking vistas over Marlborough Sounds

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E-Ko Tours

Marlborough’s dolphin swimming and wildlife tour specialists

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Marlborough Sounds Adventure Company

Tailor made kayak, hiking and mountain biking tours in the Marlborough Sounds

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Edwin Fox Maritime Museum

Home to the 9th oldest ship in the world

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Picton Cinema

Picton Cinema is a boutique cinema showing the best in local and international Main Stream and Art House films

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Lochmara Lodge Wildlife Recovery & Arts Centre 

Discover Lochmara Lodge Wildlife Recovery & Arts Centre set on the shores of the Marlborough Sounds

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42 Kent Street
New Zealand
Ph.  +64 3 573 8875
Reservations.  0800 22 0800