Swim in the open water with the amazing dolphins and experience the stunning underwater world. Tours depart daily from the seaside port of Picton into the calm sheltered waters of the Marlborough Sounds where dusky dolphins, bottlenose dolphins, common dolphins and even rare Hector's dolphins are encountered throughout the year.
Photo courtesy of Jason Pratt.
Cruising on a half-day tour in the scenic Marlbourogh Sounds, and enjoying the Motuara Island Bird Sanctuary. During the cruise you will have views of the sea life as well, as dolphins, fur seals and seabirds live in this environment. You will have about one hour at Motuara Island for a walk. Either walk and enjoy by yourself or go with an experienced and knowledgeable guide and explore the Island.
Photo courtesy of Ron Knight.
Go on an adventurous dive with tour guides and divers with abundant experience and knowledge about the best dive sites in and around the Marlborough Sounds. Discover some of the world's best shipwreck sites, such as the Russian cruise liner, Mikhail Lermontov, or the wreck of the Hippalos, a 120-year-old wooden barque.
Photo courtesy of Ruth Hartnup.