Picton TOP 10 is ideally situated for taking advantage of the fantastic range of activities on offer in the Marlborough Sounds and wider region. Whether you are looking for tranquil bush walks or tantalising food and wine, our beautiful region has it all.

Here are just a few suggestions:

  • swim with dolphins
  • take a leisurely kayak trip
  • visit Motuara Island bird sanctuary and get up close to some of New Zealand's special native birds
  • walk or mountain bike all or part of the Queen Charlotte Track
  • take a mailboat trip through some of the most beautiful and remote parts of the Marlborough Sounds, meeting the locals who live there
  • visit Kaipupu Point Sounds Wildlife Sanctuary where you may even spy a kiwi, New Zealand's national bird
  • take a scenic flight on the Picton Float Plane
  • take a wine tour to savour a selection of Marlborough's world-class wines and vineyard restaurants
  • see the ninth-oldest sailing ship in the world at the Edwin Fox Museum
  • check out local history at the Picton Musuem
  • take a gentle stroll along the foreshore and watch the world go by
  • check out the Victoria Domain walking and mountain biking tracks, just across the road from us
  • relax in one of our many cafes, bars or restaurants
  • try one of many short walks close to Picton Top10 Holiday Park
  • visit Eco World and meet some of the local wildlife.

Our friendly staff are happy to provide information about attractions, and arrange any bookings for you, free of charge.

The Queen Charlotte Track is a 70km long walking and biking track in Queen Charlotte Sound.
Enjoy the chance to encounter special native birdlife on this island sanctuary.
The Edwin Fox is a great example of NZ Maritime History at 161 years old.
This landmark conservation reserve is easily accessible from central Picton.
Try a one day walk on the Queen Charlotte Track or just relax and enjoy the NZ Post Mail Run
There are many fantastic tracks to explore in Picton and its surrounds.
Sit back and relax as Cougar Line cruises the idyllic Queen Charlotte Sound.
Enjoy a very special dolphin experience in the majestic Marlborough Sounds.
Sea Kayaking, Walking or Mountain Biking...take your pick.
Fabulous 9 hole course just a 5 minute drive away.