Marlborough is a region of New Zealand, situated in the northeast part of South Island, one of the two main islands of the country. The famous Marlborough Sounds are a vast and amazing network of rias with excellent options of boats available at Waikawa Marina such as in Waikawa Boating Club. Marlborough is also known for having the best Sauvignon blanc and other great wines.
Population: over 46 thousand inhabitants
Other places: Picton, Waikawa
Main attractions: Marlborough Sounds, Sauvignon blanc wine, Queen Charlotte Track, Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre, Pollard Park, Seymour Square, Classic Fighters Marlborough airshow (Blenheim), Rainbow Ski Area
Nearest Airports: Christchurch International Airport (CHC), Queenstown Airport (ZQN), Dunedin International Airport (DUD)