The Marlborough Sounds are a photographers dream and a holiday makers paradise..More photos in the gallery..
Take in the sights of the Sounds starting with Picton and the Queen Charlotte Sound, then north to Kenepuru and Pelorus Sounds. Fly over D'Urville Island, then head south east to Port Gore and Cape Jackson, past the historic Ship Cove and return to Picton with spectacular views of Cook Strait.
With this flight we can offer the option of a landing into Port Gore – resting place of the wreck MS Mikhail Lermontov – a Soviet Cruise liner that sank in the bay in 1986. This is exclusive to Pelorus Air and highly recommended for those who love wilderness and adventure. Take in the stunning scenery, walk along the beach, and enjoy he wild, beautiful and remote atmosphere of this special part of the Marlborough Sounds.
Approx. 20 minutes on the ground at this lovely beach.
Additional Cost: $15 pp