Hotel Reservations in Picton
From its perch at the top of New Zealand's south island, Picton is a tiny town that packs the holiday punch of a city twice its size. From your luxury hotel in Picton you will have no trouble touring the whole area in an afternoon but you'll want to stay much longer for the scenery, world class scuba diving and laid-back, "No worries" Kiwi atmosphere.
Among many famous and challenging scuba diving sites, the wreckage of Soviet cruise ship MS Mikhail Lermontov is singular in its sheer size and preservation. Divers of all skill levels can explore the exterior and for brave experts, the interior of the eerily intact vessel. Fishing, leisure cruises and hiking are all also popular and always offer panoramic views.
From your hike to nearby Karaka Point you be treated to a spectacular vista of Marlborough Sounds and the many ferries that connect the north and south islands of New Zealand. Picton acts as an unassuming and humble gateway for newcomers and travelers passing through. Enjoy your time here though at one of the many casual eateries, take a turn on the golf course or browse the Edwin Fox drydock museum exhibit showcasing this last remaining relic of the Australian convict Vessels of the late nineteenth century.
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Partake in incredible underwater endeavors or keep your feet dry in a hip café, either way Picton will welcome and delight you. Booking luxury hotel reservations in Picton is easy with ExcellentHotels.com