Scenic Tour of the Marlborough Region

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Tour Number

Activity Level

367434


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Yes. I can only take children of 7 years old and above and are to be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of the vehicle. I have room in the back of my vehicle for walkers and small motorised scooter if necessary.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Scenic drive through Vineyards and Coastal Scenery


This tour is about the beauty of the Marlborough Sounds area. It is a sightseeing trip with a panoramic drive through Picton Village and a self-drive around the Yealands Vineyard with stunning views across Cloudy Bay. On a clear day you are able to see the the North Island. We will then make our way across to Havelock a delightful small fishing village and then follow the Charlotte Sounds Drive back to Picton. There will be plenty of photo opportunities and places to stop along the way. As your local guide I will point out various historic places of interest and and general information of our economy in this area. This trip is about relaxing and enjoying the surrounding countryside.

Itinerary

It is a sightseeing trip with a panoramic drive through Picton Village and a self-drive around the Yealands Vineyard with stunning views across Cloudy Bay. On a clear day you are able to see the the North Island. We will then make our way across to Havelock a delightful small village and then follow the Charlotte Sounds Drive back to Picton. There will be plenty of photo opportunities and places to stop along the way. As your local guide I will point out various historic places of interest and and general information of our economy in this area. This trip is about relaxing and enjoying the surrounding countryside

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Airport, Hotel, Suggested by Guide: When booking the tour if it is a Hotel, I will need the name and as Picton is a working Port - Cruise ship passengers are shuttled to the Picton Information Centre where I will be there to meet you with a sign with your name on it.

Duration: 7 hours

This tour will start to fit in with the Cruise Ships and can start from 8.00a.m. on wards...and can be from 7-8 hours depending on your choice.

Transportation

You will be touring in a modern 7 seater vehicle with leather seats and very comfortable with alot of legroom.
She is a 2007 Nissan Elgrand Star with air conditioning and a good heater on cooler days and fully accredited as a passenger vehicle.
My vehicle is called "Kara"...Maori for Sparkles....

I can take 6 persons if one person is of smaller statue , as the middle seat in the middle row only has a sash seat belt and is a smaller seat.

Activity Level: Minimal

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: Included is your private customised tour with a local Guide/Driver with flexibility as you go.
Vehicle Accreditation and Public Liability Insurance

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 NZD - For lunch or treats as in an ice-cream/wine tastings

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Any items or purchases of a personal nature are not included in the tour price.

Wine Tasting/self drive $10.00 per person

Restrictions

I can only take children of 7 years old and above and are to be accompanied by an adult at all times. You must be able to get in and out of the vehicle. I have room in the back of my vehicle for walkers and small otorised scooter if necessary.

A Recent Review of this tour

Vicki was awesome, so fun and knowledgeable. We had the perfect tour with her. I can't recommend her enough!!
Susan Cary

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    708 CAD(for up to 5 people) (duration: 7 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    367434


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Shore Excursion

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Yes. I can only take children of 7 years old and above and are to be accompanied by an adult at all times.

    Friendly: Yes.
    You must be able to get in and out of the vehicle. I have room in the back of my vehicle for walkers and small motorised scooter if necessary.

    Maximum travelers: 5

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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