Sounds Delicious Cruise

  • Marlborough Tour Company launch in Queen Charlotte Sound/Totaranui
  • Aerial view of Punga Cove, Endeavour Inlet
  • Couple on deck at Punga Fern Restaurant at Punga Cove with view of Endeavour Inlet
  • Couple in Punga Cove Frond Suite with view of Endeavour Inlet
  • Aerial view of Furneaux Lodge, Endeavour Inlet
  • Waterfront Endeavour Suite, Furneaux Lodge
  • Marlborough salmon dish at Furneaux Lodge restaurant
  • Couple having lunch at Furneaux Lodge restaurant
  • Lamb dish at Furneaux Lodge restaurant
  • Furneaux Lodge - aerial view dock
  • Wide view approaching Bay of Many Coves Resort
  • Dessert dish at Bay of Many Coves
  • Couple holding glasses of white wine onboard boat in the Marlborough Sounds
  • Sunset over Picton Harbour, Marlborough

Sounds Delicious Cruise

Saturday 19 October 2019

Indulge your tastebuds and all your other senses with an all day delicious cruise adventure of the Sounds, showcasing the very best of Marlborough cuisine in stunning surrounds. Plus, experience the recent MTC upgrades at our lodges - Furneaux Lodge and Punga Cove.

Cruise the beautiful Queen Charlotte Sound / Totaranui onboard our well-appointed launch taking in the spectacular scenery that will surround you. This is not just a feast for the eyes - enjoy a leisurely 5-course progressive lunch served onboard and at three lodges/resorts.

Take the opportunity to visit our recently upgraded lodges - Punga Cove and Furneaux Lodge - and the luxurious Bay of Many Coves Resort, while partaking in fresh, local, delicious cuisine prepared by the onsite chefs.

We'll take care of everything - picking you up from Blenheim or Picton, hosting you for the day and then dropping you back at day's end. 

A great gourmet cruise for a family and/or friend group outing, and a wonderful way to experience the very best Marlborough has to offer.

 

Tour Overview

Duration:
8 hours
Departure:
9.30am Blenheim | 10.15am Picton
Cost:

$195/adult

(includes all transport & food, plus one glass of mimosa - licenced bar onboard and at lodges & resorts)

Season:
One-off cruise - Saturday 19 October
Transport:
Late model mini-van land transport | Well-appointed launch

Itinerary

9.30am
Pick up from Blenheim
10.15am
Pick up from Picton
10.30am
Arrive launch Picton Town Wharf #5 - Mimosa station
11am
Cruise with morning tea (course #1)
11.30am
Arrive Punga Cove enjoy entree (course #2) & wander lodge grounds
12.30pm
Cruise to Furneaux Lodge
1pm
Arrive Furneaux & wander lodge grounds
1.30pm
Lunch at restaurant (course #3)
2.30pm
Cruise to Bay of Many Coves Resort
3.15pm
Enjoy dessert at Bay of Many Coves (course #4) & wander grounds
4.15pm
Cruise to Picton while enjoying a cheeseboard (course #5)
5pm
Arrive at Picton Town Wharf #5
5.15pm approx
Drop off to Picton
5.45pm approx
Drop off to Blenheim