THERE IS NO NEED TO VENTURE FAR WITH DOG POINT ESTATE OFFERING BEAUTIFUL WALKING TRACKS ON THE DOOR STEP.

Meander your way through native plantings and vineyards, enjoying spectacular views over the valley and out towards Wellington in the distance. Two bikes are available for the use of Bell Tower guests.

While Marlborough is famous for its award winning wines and gourmet produce (including organised winery tours and tastings), the nearby Queen Charlotte and Pelorus Sounds are equally renowned offering activities such as boating, sailing, hiking and fishing. Organised tours operate out of Picton and Havelock on a daily basis.

Other activities include a visit to the famous Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre, Marlborough's Wine Museum, Brayshaw Park, the Wither Hills Walkway, an Artist's Trail, local galleries and garden visits.

Premium wine events are also hosted in Marlborough including The Dog Point/Logan Brown Classic Kiwi Picnic and The Marlborough Wine and Food Festival.

For more information visit http://MarlboroughNZ.com