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For anyone who loves to sea kayak, this paddling adventure from Picton lets you spend a full day on the water. Follow a guide across the picturesque harbor into the Grove Arm of Queen Charlotte Sound. Morning tea and lunch are served at a remote beach. Search for seals, nesting cormorants, and other native wildlife.
- Kayaking tour of Queen Charlotte Sound, departing from Picton
- Full-day itinerary lets you maximize time on the water
- Guided commentary and lunch stops provided
- Great introduction to the Marlborough Sounds
4 Wellington Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Returns to original departure point
- All necessary equipment
- Local taxes
- Coffee and/or Tea
- Professional guide
- Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
- There are no exclusions
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Adult pricing applies to all travelers (we can cater to younger children minimum age 10 years upon inquiry)
- Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required (please enquire if travelling on your own, as there may be others booked on)
- We are happy to collect you from your accommodation in Picton with prior arrangement. We are unable to pick up from Blenheim
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Today we had the pleasure of being part of George's kayaking adventure through Queen Charlotte Sound! George was informative, funny, a great teacher, guide and picnic provider. He really made our day one to remember. It rained, the sun shone, we saw lots of wildlife and George…
Date of experience: November 2019
Kayaked the Queen Charlotte Sound with one of the guides - a great trip. Informative and friendly, we had a great time. Equipment was all top notch too. Worth doing.
We had an awesome day on Grove Arm, cloudless, calm and fairly quiet boat traffic. The guide was knowledgeable about the flora and fauna in the area, and very flexible with the agenda other than the times to be at the pick up points. We dropped the half-day folks off after…
Date of experience: April 2019
A great days kayaking, something we'd only ever done once before. Our guide, Alice, was excellent, very knowledgeable, and tailored the experience (there were only the two of us) to take in as much as possible both from sightseeing and coping with/minimising the effects of the…
Date of experience: January 2019
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By: Marlborough Sounds Adventure Company - Day Tours
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- Duration: 7h
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