Picton is located in Queen Charlotte Sound - one of the four sounds in the Marlborough Sounds in the South Island of New Zealand. Picton is well known for it's ferry transport between the North and South Islands which run daily; making it easy for tourists & locals alike to travel throughout New Zealand. With its array of shopping experiences, restaurants, cafes and bars along with a beautiful foreshore, Picton has it all.
Starting your motor home holiday in Picton provides a good base as there are so many places to visit which aren't too far away, for instance:
- 45 minutes drive away is Havelock a coastal village settlement famous for providing to New Zealand's Green Lipped Mussel industry
- 30 mins drive will get you to Blenheim which is well known for wine industry
- 2 hours drive and you will be in Kaikoura famous for whale watching and all things sea related!
Of course these are just some of the many places that you can drive your motor home rental to from Picton.
Motor home rentals are not all created equally, so you need to take the time to make sure that you choose the rentals that suit your needs, including budget and dates that you are planning on travelling. Choose a company which has the best reputation for the service you need along with the motor homes that you can appreciate. Some people have a very specific idea of what they are looking for, while others will need a little more time to look through their options and figure out exactly what they might want.
With a motor home in Picton, you can enjoy a vacation around New Zealand like you'd never have staying in a hotel or a resort town. You will get to see all the wonders of nature and enjoy the wilderness and the beauty of the countryside on your own time. You can travel with as few or as many people as you'd like because these motor homes come in all shapes and sizes. Taking an RV holiday is often much more enjoyable than travelling to a specific destination and staying put for the entire trip.