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Picton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unwinding by the water or in a cafe or eating at one of the great places here - or relaxing with a good book - very enjoyable. If you want a place to chill - this could be for you

Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of ferries flying the sound, including to Wellington. Great way to see the region from the water. Want to do the "mail route" next time I'm in Picton.

Thank MarkStephenSouder
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

A modern playground with a waterpark. Clean modern toilets, manicured lawns , walkway bridges over the marina where stingrays can be spotted. Just gorgeous.

Thank CoffeeCritical
Reviewed April 27, 2018

Our visit to Picton was only for one day whilst our cruise ship was docked there. As we disembarked we were warmly greeted by a very friendly group of local volunteers who gave us a little souvenirs which was a lovely gesture and great start...More

Thank lovetrav_9
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

The town is pretty small and you can walk anywhere within 10-15 mins. However, the view was really amazing and we were lucky with the weather.

Thank tingleboi
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Lots of walking tracks. e.g. Snout track gives you a great view of the Sounds. Great place to unwind and spend time looking at the beautiful scenery.

Thank Anne H
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Recently we visited Picton on a Celebrity Solstice cruise ship. The shuttle bus dropped us off in town and you follow the painted line along the footpath which takes you into the centre of town and the Picton foreshore. On disembarkation of the ship at...More

Thank pandd1946
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice place, geared around visitors to the area, with boardwalks and picturesque waters. We come here for a quick visit every time we’re on a cruise that stops at Picton. It’s very nice also that as we disembark the cruise ship...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Beautiful place to enjoy a quiet moment and a coffee or meal. Great shopping too, we got some great tee shirts for our grandsons. Pity many people went back to the cruise ship and missed a gem.

Thank ziggieAdelaide
Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is a pretty little town with plenty to see. Don't be in a hurry to get off the ferry and go further without exploring. Take a walk over the coathanger bridge and along the waterside to Bob's Beach. Otherwise go higher and walk along...More

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