Seafood lovers hoping to sample some of the freshest, most delicious local delicacies of the Queen Charlotte Sound will enjoy themselves on the Seafood Odyssea Cruise. Departing from Picton, you'll head onto your Catamaran on a three and a half hour cruise on the picturesque Queen Charlotte Sounds. Keep a lookout as you pass by a salmon farm and get to learn about aquaculture from your friendly skipper and crew. But the highlight will be tasting the Regal Salmon, Cloudy Bay Clams and Greenshell Mussels, some of the location's finest seafood.
Experience the tranquil beauty of Marlborough Sounds in this luxurious day cruise. Set sail on an afternoon cruise across the pristine waters of Pelorus and Kenepuru Sound. Gaze in awe at the breathtaking views of the surrounding rolling hills and mountains. Sample the local greenshell mussels fresh from a local mussel farm where you'll hear all about their farming techniques. You'll pair this delicacy with a cool Sauvignon Blanc, famously from Marlborough and perfect for the setting. This is a great way to get a feel for this area of New Zealand's South Island, highlighting the best it has to offer.
Aviation and history buffs will find the Omaka Aviation Heritage Center one of the most important tour locations to visit in Marlborough. Holding historical pieces, pristine replicas, and other vital artifacts from both World War I and World War II, the center carefully exhibits the stories that the soldiers had endured during the great wars and the aviation that had been used in them. Taking you back in time will be the spectacularly realistic sets created by the award-winning artists of Weta Workshop and WingNut Films, making sure your experience could be as authentic as possible in the Knights of the Sky exhibit.