Queen Charlotte Track - 1 Day Guided Walk
- Duration: 1 Days (approx.)
- Product code: QCT1DGW
7.30am - Pick up from your Picton accommodation
8.00am - Depart Picton by boat
5.00/6.00pm - Return to Picton
Take a boat cruise from Picton to Ship Cove past salmon farms and sea birds on a beautiful voyage to Ship Cove, an historic and scenic reserve that Captain Cook visited several times in the 1770's. Enjoy a guided walk along the Queen Charlotte Track from Ship Cove to Endeavour Inlet (16.5km - 5.5/6 hours approx.). Bush is mainly a mixture of stunning podocarp and beech forest with punga ferns and other New Zealand native foliage. This day is regarded as the premier section of the Queen Charlotte Track. Many beautiful views are to be had across the Marlborough Sounds. Your informative local guide will explain the European and pre-European connections of this significant historical area as well as provide detailed information on flora and fauna. You will be provided with a gourmet lunch as well!