Picton Shore Excursion: Gondola Hill 4WD Tour

Christchurch, New Zealand

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1 hour (Approx.)
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Offered in: English


While in port in Picton, take a 1-hour shore excursion to the top of Gondola Hill, where you’ll be treated to sweeping views of Picton and the Marlborough Sounds. Ride a 4WD with a professional driver-guide at the wheel and hear informative commentary on natural landmarks along the way. Numbers are limited to six passengers for a small-group experience.
  • Picton shore excursion by 4WD
  • Take a scenic drive to the summit of Gondola Hill
  • View the Marlborough Sounds
  • Enjoy light refreshments
  • Port pickup and drop-off included
  • Small-group tour ensures a personalized experience

Inclusions & Exclusions


  • Driver/guide
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points


  • Personal expenses

Departure & Return

Departure Point

Wilderness Guides Marlborough Sounds

Departure Time

Flexible based on ship’s arrival and departure from the port of Picton. Departs daily 10am and 1.30pm but additional times or a variation on these times are easily arranged.

Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • At time of booking, cruise ship passengers must provide the following information: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.

If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.


Viator Traveler's Reviews

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Doreen T
, Apr 2016

Our guide was great and we certainly enjoyed learning about Picton and its history. Thank you for a great tour.

, Apr 2016

Rob, our tour guide was very knowledgeable and informative and we picked a lovely day to see the sights of Picton.

Heather H
, Mar 2016

Loved this trip. amazing views and lots of info

Donald L
, Feb 2016

The view was spectacular. We drove on private property to get this. The drive itself wasn't much. The trip was supposed to include drinks and nibbles but we did not see any. Could have been done in half the time advertised and so half the price.


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