Marlborough is about world famous Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand’s largest winegrowing region, it’s about fresh seafood sought by the world’s finest chefs. It’s about diverse landscapes, from valleys of vines to sheltered waterways.
The Marlborough region offers a guided bike tour through the vines, taking in some of the more than 30 cellar doors, tasting award winning wines as you visit. Indulge in a leisurely long lunch at a vineyard restaurant, and pair the wine with local produce to create the ultimate match made in Marlborough.
A short 25-minute journey to the Marlborough Sounds, where 1500km of winding coastline is home to secluded bays, historic sites, marine reserves and the precious island sanctuaries that foster kiwi and other native species. Learn about how our rich maritime history evolved into a passion for conservation and eco experiences, tasked with protecting and celebrating dolphins, whales, seals and seabirds. Experience a cruise in the Marlborough Sounds tasting fresh seafood, including Greenshell™ Mussels, King Salmon, clams and oysters paired with Marlborough’s finest Sauvignon.