Cycling enthusiasts should head to Marlborough for the Forrest GrapeRide – a popular road cycling event among spectacular scenery. Saturday 5 April 2014.
The Marlborough Marathon on Labour Day weekend offers a range of course lengths to compete in and is a great incentive to get fit for your summer holiday. Or just head to the region in a rental car to enjoy the spectacular attractions, amazing food and world renowned wineries.
Located in the Marlborough region in north-east corner of the South Island, Blenheim is known for mild temperatures all year round and long hours of sunshine in the summer. The Marlborough soil produces a range of fine wines that are renowned worldwide, particularly the Sauvignon Blanc. A Blenheim rental car is perfect for zipping around the region, exploring the various vineyards and wineries at your leisure.