Queen Charlotte Track, Picton

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#1 of 39 in Outdoors in Marlborough Region
Whether it’s one day or five, on foot bike or boat and under summer sun or blindingly blue winter skies, every day is a brilliant day on the Queen Charlotte Track. Only on Marlborough’s Queen Charlotte can you combine beautiful coastal scenery, native bush and comfortable walking with your choice of lodge accommodation, where every brilliant day ends with a soft bed, great food and wine, and your luggage waiting for you in your room. Plan to see Queen Charlotte Track and other attractions that appeal to you using our Picton vacation generator.
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  • August 14, 2017
    2 Aussie Hikers here. We did the track in August 2017 in absolutely perfect weather. Most of the track is pretty easy going but there are steep parts such as the beginning. It's unbelievably picturesq...  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    Fantastic walk along one of New Zealand's outstanding natural beauty spots. Loved every moment of outstanding views and fresh air, beautiful stops and accommodation and well worth the adventure to Pic...  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    Had an amazing hike here. It is so underrated. Very quiet as it is not listed as one of the great walks. but incredible. Better than Able Tasman by far. Campsites were quiet and peaceful. The trail it...  more »

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The greatest variety of accommodations in Picton clusters at the western end of Waikawa Road, all within easy reach of the ferry termil and waterfront. Options include hotels, motels, hostels, and apartments, designed to suit the tastes of the multitude of people arriving from North Island, or heading there. Farther east along the coast of the sheltered inlet you'll find camping areas and expansive resorts, while motels offer lodgings along the roads that lead out of Picton.
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