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Beachcomber Cruises

Freedom Walk - Torea Bay to Mistletoe Bay

Get the best of both worlds, fantastic views over both the Queen Charlotte and Kenepuru Sounds.

Bring your lunch, your camera and wear good walking shoes. Depart our base in Picton and cruise over to Torea Bay. En-route relax and enjoy the scenery of the Marlborough Sounds. Disembark at Torea to explore 8kms of the Queen Charlotte Walkway. Along the track look out for the native wildlife.

Near the end of the walk the track drops down into the native forest of tree ferns and beech trees undisturbed except for the call of the Tui's and Bellbirds.

Duration: 7.8kms, approximately 2.5-3 hours
Departs Picton @ 9.30am (9am from 01Sep)
Pick Up Mistletoe Bay @ 3.00pm
Arrive Picton @ 4.30pm

$67 67 67 67 67 67 67
Cougar Line

Cruise & Walk

Walking the whole track is a popular challenge however, for those with limited time, Cougar Line offers a range of options to capture the natural and historic world of the Queen Charlotte Track, for those with limited time, in one just day.

Select a walk, and cruise the rest with Cougar Line. From one hour to eight hour walks, there are walks designed to suit all fitness levels and ages.

$80 80 80 80 80 80 80
Dolphin Watch & Nature Tours LTD

Dolphin Viewing Cruise

Dolphin Viewing - Our Dolphin tours provide a wonderful opportunity to view dolphins in calm and sheltered waters. You can expect to encounter bottlenose, dusky and rare Hector's dolphins. We also visit NZ fur seals and spot a variety of seabirds like blue penguins, Gannets and Shags on the water. Our knowledgeable skipper and guide will provide you with an informed and interesting commentary on the wildlife encountered along with local history of the Marlborough Sounds. Our success rate in finding dolphin is 95%.
Fares
Adult Dolphin View - $99
Child Dolphin View -$60 (5-15yrs)
Infants Free (0-4yrs)
Duration - 2-4 hours, depending on where the dolphins are.

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Explore Marlborough

Hire Bikes - Half Day Rental

Hire Bikes available from the Vines Village at 193 Rapaura Rd. Free all day secure parking, on site cafe to buy a picnic lunch. Only $40 per day or $25 per half day ( 4hours) the hire includes bike, helmet, bike lock and wine trail map.

$25 25 25 25 25 25 25
Greenshell Mussel Cruise

Greenshell Mussel Cruise

This cruise is truly unique as it takes in the three Icons of Marlborough; the Marlborough Sounds, the Greenshellâ„¢ Mussels and the stunning Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc. Experience a perfect match of all three in a beautiful part of Marlborough.

Cruise Details
Check in Time - 1.15pm
Check in Location - Havelock Marina, "C" Pier. (Next to the Slip Inn Cafe).
Cruise departure - 1.30pm for 3 hours.

Child pricing applies:
5 to 15 years - child at $39.00pp
Under 5 travel free..

$125 125 125 125 125 125 125
Lochmara Lodge Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre

9.00am Early Bird Cruise

A whirlwind morning trip

-9am cruise to Lochmara
-Spot native birds on the nature trail
-Stroll through the art exhibition spaces
-Enjoy a fabulous breakfast overlooking the bay
-11am depart Lochmara (arrive Picton 11.20).

$35 adult / $20 Child (breakfast not included)

Note:
Reporting time is 10 minutes before departure, directly to the boat, Dreamcatcher, .
One way trip is approx 15 minutes.

Lochmara is closed from June 3rd until September 26th 2014

$35 35 35 35 35 35 35
Marlborough Sounds Adventure Co.

Mountain bike hire for Queen Charlotte Track

You can hire a bike for an hour to ride local roads and tracks; a day to ride a section of the Queen Charlotte Track or many days. Selecting the best option for your riding ability is a key part of a successful mountain bike experience. Our safety briefing process, as part of your booking, will help to ensure that you have selected the best riding option. Please contact us any time to talk through the timeframe you would like to ride, what you would like to do and we can advise accordingly.

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