Marlborough Sounds

Picton FerryPicton
Picton township the gateway to the Queen Charlotte Sound is just 30 minutes drive from Blenheim. Within minutes you can be immersed in the natural beauty of the Sounds  by  water taxi, Float plane or in one of our vehicles.

Whether its a day cruise or a 5/6 night cruise we can organize a experience you will never forget. Visit Motuara Island(bird sanctuary) where Pigeons, Tuis,  Kiwis, Bell-birds and Kakariki live.

Visit Ship Cove, Captain James Cook ‘s favorite anchorage where he spent 170 days during his voyages between 1770 and 1777.Cook, like the resident Maori he found this a safe and sheltered cove close to the nearby open sea. Ship Cove is also the outer most end of the legendary  71 km Queen Charlotte Walkway.

The cruise will then travel out into the open sea around into Pelorus Sound and into Havelock township where we will pick you up and deliver you to Blenheim Airport or wherever you desire.

Havelock.

Commonly referred to as the mussel capital of the world.  Havelock is a 30 minute drive from Blenheim Airport.

This township is positioned at the start of the Pelorus Sound. We can deliver you right to a Boutique luxury cruise boat which you can step aboard and indulge in fine wine and food while taking in the breathtaking scenery the Sound offers or we can deliver you onto a 5/6 night cruise along the Pelorus Sound  out into the open sea and back around to Picton.

Just imagine waking up and throwing a fishing line over the side while breakfast is being cooked for you.