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 at the head of Queen Charlotte Sound at the top of the South Island, Picton is a great base for exploring the Marlborough Region region in your rental car. Hit the road to experience some of these great attractions or head further a field on a road trip.
Picton is located at the head of Queen Charlotte Sound, at the top of the South Island. Renowned for the outdoor opportunities it provides, Picton should be your starting point for exploring the surrounding Marlborough Sounds. Here are 5 of our recommended places to visit, all easily accessible by rental car.