Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Picton

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Picton. Well-liked for its local tours, sightseeing and hiking, this city is both welcoming and walkable. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Picton

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Picton has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • EcoWorld Aquarium (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Waitohi Recreational Reserve (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Johanneshof Cellars (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • St Clair Winery (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Hunter's Winery (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Lawson's Dry Hills (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Picton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Picton is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Picton Foreshore (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Mabel Island (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Momorangi Bay (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Okiwa Bay (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Kenepuru Sounds (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Pollard Park (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Picton

Fly into Picton (PCN), the closest airport, located 4.7 mi (7.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Blenheim (BHE-Woodbourne), which is 17 mi (27.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Picton, NZ?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 103 vacation rentals near Picton. From 76 Houses to 14 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Picton for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Picton?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Picton. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Picton Harbour: 155 vacation rentals
  • Mabel Island: 153 vacation rentals
  • Nelson Square: 156 vacation rentals
  • Picton Museum: 155 vacation rentals
  • EcoWorld Aquarium: 155 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Picton listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Picton?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 76 Houses in Picton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Picton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 14 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Picton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Picton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.