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Marlborough Sounds

Picton, New Zealand
+64 3-577 5587
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Picton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A beautiful place to visit as the entry to the South Island. Definitely recommend taking a good look around here whether you come by ferry or overland.

Thank TimandKath
Reviewed 1 week ago

We very much enjoyed our tour of the Marlborough Sound area which sailed within a two hour sail of the bay around Picton,this beautiful area of well treed bays and well populated sea life of whales,seals and assorted fish and then a land tour of...More

Thank Mavros66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went out in our boat and saw a pod of dolphins. We stopped our boat and they came over to us. We put on our wetsuits and jumped it. The dolphins swam around us. Absolutely Magical!!!!

Thank CChapz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely- better than the Greek Islands. Best day in a looong time- so picture perfect. Lie back and relax

Thank Kauri2507
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

as a busy working woman the track provided challenges, contemplative space ,beauty, fresh air, and magnificent views signage could be improved on but overall wonderful.

Thank Jo A
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We came across on the ferry from Wellington and this is one of the most spectacular entrances into a town anywhere in the world.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We spent a couple of days cruising, sleeping and eating around the Marlborough Sounds. The weather was picture perfect - clear blue sky, crisp air, sun and more sun. the visit was our introduction to the South Island of New Zealand, and what an introduction!...More

Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Just a magical place which shouldn't be missed on a trip around New Zealand! The drive along the sound is a must! Never boring!

Thank Isabell8785
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

If you find yourself in this amazing part of the world, then take the drive from Picton up and around the point back down to Blenheim. Around every corner if the most spectacular views of hills,aqua water ways and whit sandy beaches. Simply one of...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I absolutely love it here. did the queen Charlotte trail and had the best time. would recommend, totally worth it!

Thank Charlotte12358
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I don't think so, however, its not something we were looking out for.