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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sailed in on the Ovation and once in Picton the park and shorefront was lovely It was a hot day and it was packed out with people sat around eating, drinking and enjoying the sunshine. Very relaxing just sat doing not much, apart from people...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank TheCount69
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was beautiful coming into Picton on the Celebrity Solstice and we were glad we got up to see the ship dock here. It is a lovely small town & there was an outdoor market the day we were there.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sandy817
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't expect this big of a downtown area and promenade for such a small town but I had forgotten that this is the point of crossing to the North Island. Lots of services, restaurants, and stores to browse.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in Picton for refreshments and a walk around the waterfront The Park is well layed out and easy to walk around. Plenty of grassed areas to sit on and watch the inter-island ferries come and go. We were lucky enough to spot a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jocelyn C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a stunning view avails all who arrive at Picton sound. There is a wonderful lookout coming into town from the senic road.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank habanachooky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice seaside town, good food and coffee to be had, everything i very walk- able. Very convenient for the ferry and rail experiences. Great sounds cruises and walks right there!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank remu160
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived here by cruise ship along with a few thousand other passengers so there was a few crowds. Beautiful grassed areas and a playground for the kids to blow off steam. We found a nice walking trail over a small foot bridge in the harbour...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank I522QKtimf
Reviewed February 7, 2019

Staying at Picton is more than a stop over. Local resources are very handy and a walking self guided tour is a must. A range of very good cafes and restaurants and if you take a drive around the district there are superb views of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PeteB1894
Reviewed February 7, 2019

Gorgeous seaside area where our cruise ship made a stop and afforded us the opportunity to tour the Marlborough wine region

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Edmundo_de_ABQ
Reviewed February 2, 2019

The harbour area in Picton is very picturesque and well maintained. It's a good place for a sit in the shade, an ice cream or a picnic and it seems popular with tourists and locals alike. The town centre is at this location, with cafe's...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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