Enjoy a scenic afternoon boat cruise through Queen Charlotte Sound on a working mail boat that visits Ship Cove (1st Oct to 30th April) and several remote communities. You'll share the excitement of mail day as you travel on board the New Zealand Post Rural Delivery Service boat, which takes different routes through Marlborough Sounds to reach isolated hamlets. Hear stories about the people and history of the region from your captain as you experience the rhythm of life along the waterways of the South Island.
What You'll Get
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Pass By: Queen Charlotte Sound, Queen Charlotte Walk, Picton New Zealand
Cruise through the tranquil waterways of the Queen Charlotte Sound, see wildlife and native flora and fauna along the way
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Guests are welcome to bring their own food and drinks to consume on board
- Closed-toe walking shoes suitable for walking are recommended
- Not accessible for motorized wheelchairs
- Please Note: The stop at Ship Cove only occurs during Summer months of 1st Oct to 30th April
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Infant seats available
- We are not able to pick up / drop off at the Cruise Ship Terminal - you must make your way to our booking office
- Most travelers can participate
- Please note that this tour departs sharply on schedule at 1:30pm
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
- Live commentary on board
- Tea and coffee
- Restroom on board
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
1 London Quay, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Returns to original departure point
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The Fine Print
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