Marlborough Tour Company
Blenheim, Picton & Havelock
Marlborough Wine & Gourmet Tours
Experience the stunning Marlborough region with the local experts – Marlborough Tour Company. We have successfully operated tours and cruises here for over 20 years and with a large range of vehicles and vessels mixed with a great team of local guides we can show you the very best of our region.
In the Marlborough Sounds we have cruises departing daily taking in the stunning scenery while indulging with divine local seafood and Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc. Experience the Pelorus, Kenepuru and Queen Charlotte Sounds, the three main Sounds that make up the Marlborough Sounds. Look out for the Greenshell Mussel Cruise from Havelock Marina or the Seafood Odyssea Salmon Cruise from Picton Marina.
In the Marlborough wine region we have wine and food tours departing daily from Picton and Blenheim. Join on our unique Taste Marlborough Tour for a behind the scenes wine tour. Experience the full Marlborough region on our Marlborough Icons Tour as we tour the wine region and cruise the Marlborough Sounds. Or relax on your very own private tour in one of our BMW or Mercedes luxury sedans.
Taste Marlborough Tour
Indulge your senses with our very special Taste Marlborough Wine Tour, a full day exploring behind the scenes of the world-renown Marlborough wine region.
On this intimate wine tour, you’ll visit a select number of exclusive Marlborough wineries where you’ll taste award-winning reserve-grade Marlborough wine, talk with respected winemakers, explore beautiful Marlborough vineyards and enjoy a delicious gourmet lunch made with fresh local produce.
Departs 9:15am Picton, 9:45am Blenheim | Duration 7-7:30 hours
Marlborough Icons Tour
Enjoy the very best of Marlborough with the Marlborough Icons Tour. Indulge in Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, the Marlborough Sounds and fresh local seafood with this full-day tour.
A Marlborough wine tour in the morning is followed by a delicious Marlborough Sounds waterfront lunch, then a relaxing seafood cruise for the afternoon, accompanied by fresh local seafood and Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc as you cruise the stunning Marlborough Sounds.
Departs 9:30am Picton, 10am Blenheim | Duration 7-8 hours
Gourmet Wine & Food Tour
Unleash the food and wine enthusiast within with this delicious gourmet Marlborough wine and food tour.
With education and experience in mind, this reserve-grade wine and gourmet food tour is designed for those who have a real interest in wine and gourmet foods. Each part of the tour itinerary focuses on wine appreciation, wine and food matching, and wine education.
Included in the tour:
- Auntsfield Estate tour & tasting
- Hans Herzog Estate tour, tasting & bistro lunch
- Cloudy Bay winery tasting
- Makana Chocolates tour & tasting
Departs flexible | Duration 6 hours
Bookings are essential on all tours and cruises to ensure availability.
Price: $210 to $650
Private tour & opulent exclusive tour option
All Wine Tours, Icons Tours & Private tours include collection from accommodation in Picton and Blenheim.
Greenshell Mussel Cruise is situated in Havelock Marina, Jetty 1A.
Seafood Odyssea cruise is situated in Picton Marina.
CHILD POLICY Family friendly, under 5 free, 5-15 years child price
CANCELLATION 24 hours 100% | cancellation due to weather or mechanical reasons, full refund
SEASON Open year round
PUBLIC HOLIDAYS Closed December 25th, Easter Friday and Sunday, 25th April (ANZAC Day)
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Grovetown Park, State Highway 1, Blenheim
Blenheim to Picton - 30 minutes
Blenheim to Havelock - 30 minutes
Nelson - Havelock - 1 hour
Nelson - Picton - 1 hour 45 minutes