Queen Charlotte Track walking packages

Queen Charlotte Track walking packages

Interested in walking the Queen Charlotte Track? Beachcomber Cruises have some amazing packages below for all levels of fitness. 

If you have any questions please contact us on 035736175 or office@mailboat.co.nz 

- Lochmara Lodge Package 

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Marlborough Sounds 3 day 2 night package starting from $894.000 package price for 2 

Day One

Depart Picton the 9:00am scheduled Ship Cove Cruise and join the boat as we cruise to Historic Ship Cove. Spend some time ashore at Ship Cove before re-joining your vessel, cruising via Endeavour Inlet and dropping you off at Torea Bay at approximately 12:00pm. From Torea bay, the walk to Lochmara Lodge is approximately 10km or 4 hours. Once arriving at Lochmara Lodge, check in, your bags will be in your room waiting for you - enjoy some time at the resort before settling in for the night.

Day Two

Enjoy a restful day at Lochmara Lodge and spend some time enjoying the facilities and activities on offer.

Day Three

From Lochmara Lodge, head out onto the Queen Charlotte Track for a 15km easier grade walk to Anakiwa where the water taxi will collect you at 3:30pm to bring you back to Picton. 

Inclusions: Scheduled Return Queen Charlotte Track boat transfer, Two Night accommodation at Lochmara Lodge - Kakariki Chalet (Queen Share), Luggage transfers, Packed Lunches on Day 1 and Day 3


Not Included: Picton accommodation pick up / drop off, Evening Meals, Breakfast, Lunch on Day 2

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- The Portage Package 

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Marlborough Sounds 2 day 1 night package starting from $487.000 package price for 2 

Day One

Cruise from Picton through the beautiful Queen Charlotte Sounds to Historic Ship Cove where Captain Cook anchored multiple times in the 1770's to replenish food, water and wood. Upon re joining your vessel cruise with the skipper as we make some drop offs and deliveries on the way to Torea Bay, where a vehicle from the Portage Hotel will be waiting for you to drive you up the Torea Bay road to the resort.

Day Two

Breakfast is available in the restaurant before checking out and returning to Picton on our 10:45am scheduled service.

Inclusions: Scheduled Return  boat transfer, One night accommodation at Portage Resort - Kereru Suite, Luggage transfers


Not Included: Picton accommodation pick up / drop off, Evening Meals, Breakfast

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- Furneaux Lodge Package

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Marlborough Sounds 2 day 1 night package starting from $584.00 package price for 2 

Day One

Depart Picton on our 9:00am service to Ship Cove. Spend some time at Historic Ship Cove with the Captain Cook monument before heading out on your 17km walk to Furneaux Lodge. As you walk onto the Queen Charlotte Track from Ship Cove you will walk through native, virgin forest climbing up the track through a high canopy of trees before dropping down into an old bridal path that follows around into the Endeavour Inlet. When you reach Furneaux Lodge enjoy a drink or some lunch before checking in for your evenings accommodation.

Day Two

Resort before heading out onto the track, along the coastline and around the Endeavour Inlet for an 11km walk to Punga Cove Resort. The area is also rich with history as it was once the site of an Antimony Mine, take some time to read the information panels there and explore the area. Continue around the shore, with pasture land on either side and then through native forest with views right down the Inlet to the main Queen Charlotte Sound. Today the 4:30pm boat will collect you from Punga Cove and bring you back to Picton for approximately 5:30pm.

Inclusions: Scheduled Return Queen Charlotte Track boat transfer, One night accommodation at Furneaux Lodge (Endeavour Suite), Luggage transfers, Packed Lunches each day

Not Included: Picton accommodation pick up / drop off, Meals: Breakfast / Dinner 

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- Punga Cove Resort Package

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Marlborough Sounds 2 day 1 night package starting from $514.00 package price for 2 

Day One

Depart Picton on our 9:00am service to Ship Cove. Spend some time at Historic Ship Cove with the Captain Cook monument before heading out on your 17km walk to Furneaux Lodge. When you reach Furneaux Lodge enjoy a drink or some lunch, our Beachcomber Cruises boat will collect you at 4:15pm to transfer you across to the Punga Cove Resort.

Day Two

Enjoy your morning at Punga Cove Resort before heading out onto the track, along the coastline and around the Endeavour Inlet for an 11km walk back to Furneaux Lodge. Today the 4:15pm boat will collect you from Furneaux Lodge and bring you back to Picton for approximately 5:30pm.

Inclusions: Scheduled Return Queen Charlotte Track boat transfers, Scheduled boat transfer from Furneaux Lodge to Punga Cove Resort, One night accommodation at Punga Cove Resort (Queen share Chalet, upgrades available), Luggage transfers to and from Punga Cove Resort (1 x 20kg bag per person), Packed Lunches each day

Not Included: Picton accommodation pick up / drop off, Meals: Breakfast / Dinner 

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Terms and Conditions

Please note that this package is designed for 2 adults in Queen share accommodation. 

For other group configurations please contact us for pricing

Direct Bookings Only

Non refundable within 7 days of departure

If your day of choice is not available or you have a different itinerary in mind please contact us directly office@mailboat.co.nz 035736175

 

Summer departures
- 1st Oct to 30 April
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Winter departures-1st May to 30 Sept
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