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Picton Shore Excursions - Marlborough Sounds Cruise and Lochmara Day visit


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Spend a few hours at Lochmara in the Queen Charlotte Sound. Enjoy a 15 minute cruise over to Lochmara and choose from an array of activities, including a self guided walk around our 11 acre property with interpretation panels on the native flora and fauna, for those fit walkers we have a 3.5 km access track to the Queen Charlotte track, and join a guided tour on arrival of the "Underwater Observatory - see below the sea without getting wet" The only one of its kind in the top of the South Island.Free use of the kayaks and paddle boards.

What You'll Get

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Stop At: Lochmara Lodge Marlborough Sounds Wildlife Recovery Centre, Lochmara Bay Marlborough Sounds, Picton 7201 New Zealand

Once you arrive at Lochmara you will join a guided tour of the Underwater Observatory. Tour time is approx. 30-45mins and you will also be able to partake in the animal feeding from 1.45pm and ends at 2.30pm. Animals include the native parakeets - Kakariki.

Duration: 3 hours

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • Underwater Observatory - a guided tour
  • Entry/Admission - Lochmara Lodge Marlborough Sounds Wildlife Recovery Centre

  • Food and drinks

Departure Point
Lochmara booking office, 4 London Quay, Picton 7220, New Zealand

Departure Time
11:30 AM

3 hours 30 minutes

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Lochmara in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.