Pricing and Conditions

Adult $1080.00
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Pricing for this private tour is $1080 for the first 1-4 guests, $270 additional person after the first 4.

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4 hour duration Pricing $270.00 per person. This tour requires minimum 4 guests to operate. Please note recommended timing is 10:00am - 2:00pm. Beachcomber Cruises reserves the right to amend timetables, cancel departures, substitute vessels and equipment, alter ticket prices and alter cruise routes at any time without prior notification due to unforeseen circumstances. Good level of fitness is required.

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Cancellations and Refunds Cancellations made 48 hours prior to departure date are eligible for a refund minus a 10% fee. Cancellations made within 48 hours can be re booked for a different date, no refund is due. We can hold your booking in credit for up to 12 months from your travel date if desired, after this no refund is due. If you fail to show up for your departure, no refund and no credit is due. Refunds are provided via the method the payment was originally made.

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Destination Whekenui Bay on Arapawa Island, a small island of 75km² (29 square miles) flanked by Queen Charlotte Sound, Tory Channel and the Cook Strait. On arrival you will be greeted by Mike and Antonia Radon, the owners of Arapawa Seafarms, where the unique Blue Pearl or Paua Pearls are grown. They will personally guide you on a tour of the farm, which is not only a place of work but also their home. Discover how the Blue Pearl came to be and see how they are produced. Depending on the time of year, it’s possible to see paua of all sizes, from dust-specs in a larval rearing tank to full size paua with pearl inserts.

Opening times

Business hours:
Summer 7am - 6pm, Winter 8am - 5pm.
Months of operation:
All months of the year


1 London Quay, The Waterfront Picton, Picton, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
30mins from Blenheim Airport.
decisions Proximity to town:
Beachcomber Cruises is located on the Picton waterfront.

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