Marlborough Things to Do
Activities in Marlborough include:
- Walking, hiking
- Mountain biking, cycling
- Heritage tours
- Horse trekking
- Dining out
- Scenic flights
- Winery tours
Wineries and Wine Tours
As New Zealand's largest grape growing and wine making region, Marlborough has around 65 wineries, with 290 grape growers and some 4,054 hectares in grape production. Most of the wineries provide wine tasting sessions and many have a cafe or restaurant on site.
Sauvignon Blanc is Marlborough's most popularly produced wine, but you can also find Chardonnay, Riesling, Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and Cabernet Sauvignon produced here.
Wine trail maps make it easy to find your way around the vineyards, or you can join a Marlbough wine tour.
Current Date & Time: April 8 2020, 4:48 pm
Did you Know?
Baldwin Street, in Dunedin, is the world’s steepest street. The road has a gradient of 1 in 2.86 at its steepest section, a 38 per cent grade.