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Marlborough Tour Company

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Address: 2650 State Highway 1 | Grovetown Park, Blenheim 7240, New Zealand
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Enjoy a fabulous selection of tours across the Marlborough region including...

Enjoy a fabulous selection of tours across the Marlborough region including our Taste Marlborough Wine Tour, our Marlborough Icons Tour, or a totally private tour created just for you. As a tour operator we have a large fleet of comfortable, modern vehicles and a great bunch of tour guides ready to show you through the Marlborough region. Come and enjoy..!!

                   

                   

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Marlborough Sounds Greenshell Mussel Tasting Cruise from Havelock
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Marlborough Wine Tour and Cruise from Picton or Blenheim
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Full-Day Marlborough Wine Tour from Picton or Blenheim

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We had an amazing tour today. We were picked up by Andrew in a very comfortable, modern van and taken to 2 cellar doors for tastings. Andrew is extremely knowledgable about the... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing tour today. We were picked up by Andrew in a very comfortable, modern van and taken to 2 cellar doors for tastings. Andrew is extremely knowledgable about the region and its history. He took us for a very nice lunch before we hopped on a boat with Matt. Matt was just as knowledgable as Andrew. We... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited six different wineries and a chocolate factory. We had a great day with Ryan G. from the tour company on this private tour. Ryan was very pleasant host and with a family history in the area back to the 1800's he shared a wealth of perspective. A great combination of laid back wine tasting and interesting historical information.... More 

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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the 'Tastes of Marlborough Wineries' (with lunch) day tour. Unusually, we were the only two booked onto the tour so we had a uniquely personal experience. Our driver Stephen was very knowledgeable about wine, wine making and the region. He gave us as much, if not more information than the wineries themselves. He also... More 

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Thank Tanya F
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

I had a truly wonderful time cruising Marlborough Sound while enjoying the immense green lipped mussels and the local sauvignon blanc wine. The mussels were simply delicious and so unlike the green lipped mussels found in the US which are chalky in comparison. Learning about mussel farming was interesting and informative as well. Everyone involved with this cruise was professional,... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

We were absolutely delighted to have Matt take us around two vineyards for wine tasting -Cloudy Bay, and Wairau River wines. We enjoyed the experience. After that we we were driven to Havelock. The cruise, learning about mussels farming, and the great green-shelled we were offered on the boat were fabulous. I am sure all boat captains are great, but... More 

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful day out on the tour to three local wineries for wine tasting followed by a boat trip out on Marlborough Sound; Matt Pigou, our tour guide; was exceptional and did everything to make it a memorable day; thank you Matt - happy to recommend the Marlborough Tour Company.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed the day cruising and sampling mussels and sav Blanc with John, assisted by Deb. John is very professional and highly knowledgeable . We would recommend this tour

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Ryan is the ultimate tour guide, skipper & chef. His knowledge of the area is extraordinarily. He drove us from our plane to his boat with a narrative about his family's wine business & growth of the area. He generously provided the wine, fresh green lipped jumbo mussels & a banquet bar b que including unbelievably delicious salmon( including the... More 

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Webster, New York
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Went on a private tour for a group of about 40; Ryan picked us up at the airfield, and took us to the cruise port. Had a beautiful day, which added to the enjoyment, but the staff was wonderful and the food was just delicious. Fresh mussels were served and then a lunch with salmon (cooked on board!) and lots... More 

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Verona, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

My wife and I recently went on the Green Shell mussel cruise. Our guides, Andrew and Matt, did a wonderful job taking us to local vineyards (family owned and corporately owned) to get a small sense of the great wine in the Marlborough area. That was followed by a lovely lunch in Havelock, then a boat ride into the Pelorus... More 

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