Marlborough Sounds Scenic Cruise

Join this unique scenic cruise through the largest, quietest and remotest part of the Marlborough Sounds only accessible by boat. Hear stories and see the wildlife in the area. Lunch stop and native bush walk available, weather permitting.


$89.00 - $132.00
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Join this unique scenic cruise through the largest, quietest and remotest part of the Marlborough Sounds. Not seen from the ferry and there are no roads to this beautiful coastal waterway. You will hear all about how families live in this remote location and you will have the opportunity to visit an historic farm where and meet a family that have lived here for 6 generations.
Also included is an informative tour of a Greenshell Mussel Farm and a stop at a beautiful bay for a bush walk or swim.
You can either bring your own packed lunch (required if you want to do the farm tour) or you can purchase lunch at a remote cafe lodge in the sounds.

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Physical address

Pelorus Mail Boat, Havelock, Pier B, Marlborough, New Zealand, Havelock, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $89.00 - $132.00
(14 year(s) and under)
Other charges:
Lunch cost at the cafe lodge
Further pricing information:
There is no minimum number of passengers. Farm tour, walk and lunch stop are subject to weather and availability.
Cancellation policy:
Cancellations with 24hrs notice subject to 3% credit card and administration fee only. Within 24hrs refund only available in special circumstances.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
32km to Blenheim Airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
40km to Blenheim Train and Bus terminal
Proximity to town:
Located at the amrina in the town of Havelock

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Opening times

Business hours:
8am to 6pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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