Picton Rental Car Travel Itinerary

As the ferry pulls in at the picture-postcard town of Picton, visitors are overloaded with a great range of adventure and water-based activities. Whether you are sticking around for a bit or just passing through you will find sailing, cruising, hiking, mountain biking, fishing and kayaking are just some of the activities on offer.

Not sure how to choose? We have put together this handy guide to seven days in Picton and its beautiful surrounds.

picton waterfront - Picton Rental Car Travel Itinerary

Day 1

Spend the morning exploring the streets of Picton and get a feel for the place.

Day 2

Time for some exercise – and some views!

marlborough sounds beach - Picton Rental Car Travel Itinerary

Day 3

Grab your sun glasses, and your sun hat, its out on the water we go.

Day 4

A mini road trip is in store for today so grab a coffee and let’s hit the road.

vineyard with lavender - Picton Rental Car Travel Itinerary

Day 5

Heading south out of Picton today we hit the road to taste the fabulous wines of the region.

Day 6

Taking in a bit of Blenheim…

Day 7

Following the scenic State Highway 1 along the coast, Kaikoura is the destination today.

Picton Travel

Getting around Picton is easy with a rental car and there are plenty of options for you to choose from.

NZ Rent A Car has car rental locations throughout New Zealand, including a handy Picton car rental depot offering a wide range of reliable affordable rental cars to suit all budgets.

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