Ultimate Marlborough Day Out - Cruise and Wine Package

Meals included
Fitness level low
Intensity level low
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Highlights & inclusions

Half day return cruise to Ship Cove
Fascinating skipper commentary
Visit Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen
Single course lunch and glass of wine
Wine tasting at 2-3 wineries
Visit a boutique chocolate factory

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Sat, Apr 20, 2024

What you can expect

Discover the wonders of New Zealand's Marlborough region with the Ultimate Marlborough Day Out package, a perfect blend of sightseeing and exquisite wine experiences. This exclusive package, offered by Beachcomber Cruises and Marlborough Wine Tours, promises a day filled with enjoying Marlborough's enchanting landscapes, abundance of wildlife, delicious cuisine and delectable wines. Your Marlborough boat tour and wine tasting adventure begins with a morning cruise departing from Picton. Take in the spectacular scenery in Queen Charlotte Sound and look out for the wildlife that calls this area home, including dolphins, seals and penguins. This half day cruise with Beachcomber Cruises includes disembarking at the historical Ship Cove for a 30-minute stopover. Explore the site where Captain James Cook famously anchored The Endeavour in 1770 - don't forget to bring your camera for a photo with the monument! The Ship Cove Cruise with Beachcomber Cruises offers the chance to learn about the area's history, interact with local marine wildlife and enjoy fascinating stories from your knowledgeable skipper. After returning to Picton at midday, your journey continues with a delightful lunch at one of Marlborough's boutique wineries. Indulge in a single course meal complemented by a glass of exquisite wine at Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen. Soak in the picturesque vineyard setting, while preparing your palate for the afternoon's Marlborough wine tasting adventure. Next, embark on a wine tasting tour with Marlborough Wine Tours, visiting two or three renowned wineries in the region. Led by knowledgeable guides, you'll explore the world of Marlborough wines, sampling a variety of vintages and learning about the winemaking process. Be sure to try the region's signature Sauvignon Blanc, a testament to Marlborough's global wine acclaim. To conclude your day, treat yourself to a sweet finale with a stop at a boutique chocolate factory, adding a touch of indulgence to your Marlborough experience. This Marlborough boat tour and wine tasting package is ideal for those with a love for fine wine, stunning natural beauty, and rich cultural history. Whether you're on a tight schedule or seeking a memorable day trip, the Ultimate Marlborough Day Out package with Beachcomber Cruises and Marlborough Wine Tours is an extraordinary way to explore the best of Marlborough's wine tasting and scenic delights.

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What you need to know

Inclusions
  • Queen Charlotte Sound cruise in the morning
  • Winery lunch
  • Marlborough wine tasting tour in the afternoon
  • Chocolate factory
  • Hotel transfers
Time
  • This experience departs daily at 9:00am and returns by 5:30/6pm
Duration
  • This experience will take approximately 9 hours
Departure Location
  • This experience departs from the Waterfront Corner of London Quay & Wellington Street, Picton
Hotel Pickup
  • __If you have booked a hotel__
  • Prior to completing your purchase, enter your hotel name in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your hotel pick up time __If you have not yet booked a hotel__
  • If you have not yet booked a hotel, enter the words 'hotel not known' in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your hotel pick up time
Cancellation Policy
  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience​
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience​
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control. We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements
From
$285.20AUD
or 4 x $71.30 with more info
Free cancellation up to 48 hours prior to experience