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Marlborough Sounds

The Marlborough Sounds which is situated at the top of the South Island is a maze of beautiful waterways and inlets with beautiful beaches and lush green forested hills.At the southern end of these sounds is “Picton” the southern terminal for the ferry from the North Island.

Scenes of the sounds


The Nelson region is the northwestern half of the top of the South Island: the beautiful country lying between the northern edge of the Southern Alps and a great sweep of beaches. The goegraphic center of New Zealand, the Nelson region is known for it's sunshine, fine beaches, lakes, mountains and lush native forests. Nelson is a beautiful grape growing district compared by may to the picturesque wine making district of Beaujolais in France this area with Blenheim in the east of the province produces some of the finest wines in the country. That alone is sufficient reason to tarry a while,

Scenes of Nelson

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