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Marlborough Tour Company

#10 of 24 Tours in Blenheim
Certificate of Excellence
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Address: 2650 State Highway 1 | Grovetown Park, Blenheim 7240, New Zealand
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+64 3-577 9997

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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Green shell mussel cruise

Great 3 hours. Beautiful scenery, relaxing, and learned a lot about mussel farming. Bonus was the cooked muscles we ate at the farm. Best we ever had. Unbelievably good. Great... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great 3 hours. Beautiful scenery, relaxing, and learned a lot about mussel farming. Bonus was the cooked muscles we ate at the farm. Best we ever had. Unbelievably good. Great host and captain also. Definitely recommend.

Thank robby k
Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just finished a fabulous day as part of our tour of New Zealand. Ryan, a family member of the company, was our driver, tour guide, cook, and ship's captain. The trip on Marlborough Sound included a catamaran ride to a greeen muscle farm with a catch and subsequent steaming of them, followed by a BBQ salmon on the boat accented... More 

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Great Bookham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks norm for a wonderful day visiting 4 wineries and staying in the shade whilst we all caught some rays - having left a snowy London we couldn't believe our good fortune. We ate at highlands and enjoyed your stories and knowledge of the wine region. Door to door service and you Never rushed us. Everyone knew norm and we... More 

Thank surveyoryvonne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We were collected at our hotel by Andrew in the minibus and were taken for wine tasting at Cloudy Bay and Wirau River wineries which were both excellent. This was followed by a super lunch in Havelock (huge portions!) followed by a catamaran cruise to see the greenlip mussel farm. Our pilot Alan described the methods used in great detail... More 

Thank John T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Visited Picton with my mum in the new year, had a fantastic mixture on the Icons tour visiting some wineries and then the sounds stopping for lunch along the way. Matt was very informative and a fantastic tour guide. Highly recommended if you visiting the south island

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We did the full day small winery tour and we were not disappointed. The pace was leisurely, Gary was very knowledgeable on the Malborough area and the van was comfortable. Gary was flexible with the schedule so we weren't in any long lines or crowded venues. Don't miss this tour.

Thank Lu B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

After a week on the road on the north island, we crossed to the South Island. We stayed at Picton and enjoyed a day tour to 3 wineries, more if you wanted, plus a Sounds cruise. The weather was so so but the tour was brilliant. Choice of wineries to visit, pre booked lunch at Havelock and to cap it... More 

Thank Angela M
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

We spent a really fun and informative day with Nola, our guide. Just the 3 of us and we were tasting mainly reserve wines. Nola was very knowlegeable herself, and was always listening to our feedback about the tastings and refining her recommendations for where we should go next and what to taste. At each winery she introduced us to... More 

Thank UKinNYC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Tour guide Matt was great! Very personable and knowledgable. Picked us up at our hotel and dropped us back there since we didn't have a car.

Thank Conor S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Staff were very friendly and took the time to get to know you. Tour itself was excellent... 1st the winery,then after lunch on to the mussel tour. Day was perfect with lots of sunshine and little wind... great day... postcard type of day. The spot picked to pull up and have the mussels was great with birds singing in the... More 

Thank Darryl D

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