Two Day Top Of Track
- Duration: 2 Days (approx.)
- Location: Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand
- Product code: 2DTOT
Our Two Day Top Of Track Package includes one night's accommodation (en suite, private room) daily luggage transfers, all water taxi transfers, a visit to a bird sanctuary island plus a full information kit. Your lunch is included every day as well. We will even pick you up from you accommodation in Picton and take you back there when you finish your walk.
DAY 1 - Picton - Ships Cove to Furneaux Lodge
Approx walking time- 16Km's - 5.5 hours
Pick up from local accommodation.
Boat cruise from Picton- A full commentary is given as you make your way along the Queen Charlotte Sound, before stopping to visit a protected, predator free island to see rare saddleback birds.
Begin the walk at Ships Cove and learn about the historical and natural aspects of this area.
Fabulous 360 degree vistas as you walk amongst tree ferns and Nikau palms to your accommodation for this evening at Furneaux Lodge, an historic lodge that has been greeting guests for many years.
DAY 2 - Furneaux Lodge to Punga Cove Resort.
Approx walking time- 11Km's - 4.5 hours
After a relaxed breakfast you make your way around the bay to Punga Cove Resort for the 4.30pm afternoon boat that will return you back to Picton.
Discover the fascinating antimony mining history of this area.
The highlight of this afternoons walk is the abundance of native bird life along this section of the track. You may even have the opportunity to meet one of New Zealand's cheekiest native birds, the Weka.
Pre trip briefing
Picton accommodation transfers
Visit a bird sanctuary Island
All water taxi transport
Daily luggage transfers
One night's accommodation - en suite bathroom
Daily packed lunches
Information pack plus map