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Picton Travel Guide: 77 reviews and 193 photos
Picton's main claim to fame is that it is the port at the southern end of the Cook Strait ferry crossing. It is also on the edge of New Zealand's wonderful Marlborough region. Picturesque sounds and delicious wine tastings spring to mind.
The town was named after Sir Thomas Picton who, as a military associate of the Duke of Wellington, was killed in the battle of Waterloo.
Picton is the port for the passenger/vehicle ferry to and from the North Island. There are two companies - InterIslander... more travel advice
A New Zealand winery started by an Aussie! There are even Eucalypts and Aussie nativres in the garden. Aussies and Kiwis... more travel advice
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