4 Day Wine and Wander Tour
Travel through the beautiful Marlborough Sounds via the Interislander ferry, before enjoying an afternoon wine tour en-route to Blenheim. There is time to explore Blenheim before travelling back to Nelson where the excitement builds for your fabulous day tour to Abel Tasman National Park before returning to Wellington.
|Wellington to Wellington|
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- All transport & transfers
- 3 nights accommodation
- Superior accommodation includes breakfast
- Wine Tour
- Abel Tasman National Park Day Tour
NOT INCLUDED IN PRICE
Expenses of a personal nature such as meals (except where stated in the itinerary), beverages, travel insurance, laundry and optional sightseeing are not included in the tour cost.
TOUR TYPE - INDEPENDENT TOUR
Independent Tours are not escorted group tours - they are for independent travellers. What this means is that it is not the same group of people travelling on their own coach with a tour leader/escort looking after you. You are travelling independently. However, you are picked up and dropped off at your accommodation each morning and evening and interesting commentary is provided on many sectors.
Day By Day Itinerary
DAY 1 - WELLINGTON / PICTON / BLENHEIM
Board your ferry for the stunning 92 Kilometre journey across Cook Strait. Known as one of the most beautiful ferry cruises in the world, you will enjoy taking in the delightful sights of Queen Charlotte Sound. This afternoon join a wine tour through the Marlborough wine region visiting 3 or 4 hand picked wineries.
DAY 2 - BLENHEIM / NELSON
Time this morning to look around the sunny township of Blenheim. Perhaps visit Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre (own expense) to view Sir Peter Jackson’s WW1 aircraft collection. This afternoon travel to Nelson.
DAY 3 - ABEL TASMAN DAY TOUR
An amazing full day tour to the Abel Tasman National Park. Drive through horticultural areas to Motueka and on to beautiful Kaiteriteri beach where you board your launch. You have various walking options in the National Park during the day before returning to Nelson.
DAY 4 - NELSON / PICTON / WELLINGTON
Travel through the Nelson State Forests to Picton where you transfer onto Interislander ferry for the remarkable cruise back to Wellington.