• Top deck
  • Tender and Tarquin
  • Marlborough Sounds
  • Tarquin at wharf
  • Reading book bow
  • Wharf Tarquin
  • Top deck
  • Tarquin wharf

Marlborough Wine Region

Marlborough is New Zealand's largest wine region; 76% of wine produced in New Zealand comes from here and 92% of the country's sauvignon blanc is from Marlborough.

Marlborough's wine district is only 25 minutes drive from Picton and is particularly famed for its award-winning sauvignon blanc and pinot noir. And, with more than 140 Marlborough wineries and 36 cellar doors to visit, you can taste a wide range of these world-famous varietals.

Enjoy Marlborough wines with a personalised private wine tour - giving you access to some of the regions best-known winemakers who will take you through tastings of their reserve-grade wines.


Visit world-class wineries such as Cloudy Bay, Wither Hill, Brancott Estate, Kim Crawford and Drylands, and discover boutique wineries with single vineyard, hand-picked and limited edition wines.

Enjoy exploring the wine region from the comfort of our luxury BMW and Mercedes sedans

Top quality Marlborough wine is served onboard Tarquin paired with exquiste local produce prepared by your private chef.