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Private Shore Excursion:Explore Marlborough Wine and Scenic Delights from Picton provided by Your Local Chauffeur

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Private Shore Excursion:Explore Marlborough Wine and Scenic Delights from Picton

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
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Updated 07/13/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Private Shore Excursion:Explore Marlborough Wine and Scenic Delights from Picton
Your guide will offer health and safety briefing before getting out of the vehicle at each venue or activity as they could have specific requirements that this guide will apply. If possible we will all stay together in our social distancing group and sanitiser will be taken with us at all times.
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Updated 07/13/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Picton i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    The Vines Village
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 3
    Makana Confections
    Stop: 10 minutes
    See details
  • 4
    Marlborough Sounds
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll end at
    Picton i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
    The Foreshore, Picton 7220, New Zealand
    All cruise passengers will take the bus shuttle from the ship in Shakespeare Bay to the Bus Stop at the Picton Visitors Centre. If ship is in Picton wharf please walk through to the designated gate and follow the blue line through to the car park at Picton Visitors Centre. (5 minutes walk).,
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Picton i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, The Foreshore, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Round-trip shuttle bus service between the ship and the departure point
  • Wine tasting
  • Chocolate tasting
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Marlborough Sounds
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Lunch at own cost due to varying appetites
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Cut off time for booking has been set for 12 hours prior to tour departure. Due to advance bookings being required for additional activities. However booking is flexible up to an hour prior to tour departure.
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Your tour guide provides a 6 seat vehicle for smaller private groups.
  • Worry-free Shore Excursion: We will ensure your excursion ends with ample time for you to return to the Picton Port for your ship’s departure. In the extreme unlikely event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Peter3152 wrote a review Dec 2019
Auckland, New Zealand359 contributions273 helpful votes
In all honesty, we cannot be certain of the name of the tour...no...it wasn't the effects of too much wine... we simply did not realise they offered so many tours. What we wanted was a local tour operator from Picton, where we were on a cruise ship, to take us around a range
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Faith K wrote a review Nov 2017
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Had a great day with Larissa who showed us fantastic scenery, lovely beaches along the Queen Charlotte Drive. We had the famous green lip mussels in the Captain's Daughter in Havlock. Before returning to the ship we tasted some delicious cheese. Terrific! The cruise ship tours
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Date of experience: November 2017
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Response from Pamela M, Owner at Private Shore Excursion:Explore Marlborough Wine and Scenic Delights from Picton
Responded Dec 10, 2017
HI There Faith. Thank you for the lovely review for Larissa. She is really a wonderful guide and I am so lucky to have her. Thank you too for choosing Your Local Chauffeur and as I say to everyone. Please come back again one day and see the rest of New Zealand. Regards Pamela
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By: Your Local Chauffeur
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Amazing 🤩
This tour was fantastic! Our guide was so informative, guide was approachable and taught us lots about wine! She ha
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Private wine tour with Your Local Chauffeur
Lovely wine tour in Marlborough with Your Local Chauffeur of Blenheim. Our guide & the owner, Pamela March was high
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Day tour of wineries and Marlborough sights.
Pam was a marvellous host and made our tour one of the highlights of our trip. She went out of her way to make our
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wine tour
We had a beautiful day for our Marlborough wine tour. We visited 3 quite different wineries which all produced ex
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Fabulous Day Wine Tasting
My husband and I had a fabulous day with Pamela. She was very entertaining and we learnt a lot about the local wine
Robert M
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Wine tour to recommend - Marlborough
We recently went on a wine tasting with Pamela - the owner of the company and it was such a great experience. We
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Not what I expected
I booked a PRIVATE wine gourmet tour with SCENIC DELIGHTS for 6 people. When we arrived for our tour the company s
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Best Tour, with the best tour guide!
My husband and I had the pleasure of a private tour with Paul, he was so kind and genuine. Our cruise ship took an
NewZealandtours
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Lovely time in Dunedin with Pamela of Your Local Chauffeur
Thank you for a lovely tour. Highly recommend Your Local Chauffeur based in Marlborough South Island, New'Zealand
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Best tour company in New Zealand
We highly recommend Your Local Chauffeur and the very knowledgeable Pamela, our friendly guide to make arrangements
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Wonderful Day
Pamela provides world class service. Her long roots in Marlborough make her uniquely qualified to offer a tour beyo
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Excellent custom tour!
Pamela was a great tour guide. We hired her for our group of 5 to pick us up from our cruise and take us to winerie
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Winery and Omaka Aviation Heritage Center Visit
We combined a trip to the Omaka Aviation Heritage Center with some visits to Wine Tasting as well. It was a great d
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Fabulous day in Marlborough
I chose Your Local Chauffeur for our group of three couples wanting a private driver to tour wineries. After writi
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WONDERFUL! Best money we spent in NZ
First I have to apologize as this is wildly overdue. Initially I reached out to Pamela via email and we were able t
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