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Picton: Ship Cove Cruise - Queen Charlotte Sound

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Experience the very best of what the stunning Queen Charlotte Sounds has to offer with this magical half day cruise exploring the historic Ship Cove.

Highlights

  • Take in the natural beauty of the sounds and its vast array of wildlife aboard the luxury custom built cruise ship as you make your way to Ship Cove
  • Continue on to Resolution Bay where you can feed the pet fish then cruise up the picturesque Endeavour Inlet

Departing from the beautiful coastal town of Picton, take in the natural beauty of the sounds and its vast array of wildlife aboard the luxury custom built cruise ship as you make your way to Ship Cove.

The beautiful Ship Cove is steeped in history and was named by Captain James Cook when his ship anchored there and made it his favourite New Zealand base.

Your friendly guides will be happy to share their knowledge of this historical area with you and can even show you where Captain Cook made home brew for his crew!

Once you have enjoyed the serenity of Ship Cove your journey will continue on to Resolution Bay where you can feed the pet fish then cruise up the picturesque Endeavour Inlet before returning back to Picton.

Experience the very best in cruising with outstanding scenery, abundant wildlife, rich history and friendly personable hosts.

Departures: 9am daily.

Duration: Approximately 3 to 3.5hrs.

Location: The Waterfront, Corner of London Quay and Wellington St, Picton.

Adult $87.00
Child $51.00

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Notes

  • When booking hot deal specials:

    The operator in very rare occasions, not withstanding all endeavours, may have to reschedule the time slightly if load requirements dictate and or refund on rare occasions.

  • Child prices apply to ages 5 to 14.

    Infants aged 0 to 4 are free of charge.

Available Bookings from January 23 to January 29

Change Dates

All prices for this activity are shown in NZD ($)

9:00 a.m.
Wed 23 Jan
Thu 24 Jan
Fri 25 Jan
Sat 26 Jan
Sun 27 Jan
Mon 28 Jan
Tue 29 Jan

6spaces priced from:

  • Adult$87.00
  • Child$51.00

7spaces priced from:

  • Adult$64.00
  • Child$51.00

9spaces priced from:

  • Adult$87.00
  • Child$51.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult$59.90
  • Child$51.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult$59.90
  • Child$51.00

7spaces priced from:

  • Adult$59.90
  • Child$51.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

4.8

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lizette from New Zealand wrote on 14 February 2018

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Queen charlotte cruise

We had a wonderful day out on the water the boat was fabulous the weather fabulous the commentary was informative and funny would highly recommended this tour

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Kayla from New Zealand wrote on 08 February 2016

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Awesome

Was a cloudy day, but still a beautiful day out. The skipper was super informative and cracked a few good jokes. Worth every cent, the Marlborough Sounds are stunning! (NB: it's windy, dress warm)

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Fleur Jane from New Zealand wrote on 11 April 2018

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First time Picton

great commentary from skipper beautiful day spent with my husband and inlaws as it was there first time in picton, Thanks

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Kate from New Zealand wrote on 06 April 2018

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Awesome experience

Loved the cruise - especially the stop at Ship Cove!

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Nichola from New Zealand wrote on 13 March 2018

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Ships Cove Cruise - Queen Charlotte Sounds

Absolutely Awesome, definitely recommend, Thanks

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