Discover Stewart Island from the water. Enjoy a leisurely cruise of beautiful Paterson Inlet viewing hidden coves and unspoilt beaches, plus the historic whalers base at Prices Inlet. Our skipper and nature guide provide detailed commentary throughout the cruise and are happy to answer any questions.
Disembark at Ulva Island - a renowned wildlife sanctuary - for a 45-minute guided walk with a specialist nature guide. View rare plants and the abundant bird life during your guided walk.
Then relax on board our modern catamaran for the remainder of the cruise around Paterson Inlet and back to base.
- Duration 2 hours 30 mins
- Delicious picnic lunch option (if pre-ordered)
- Suitable for all ages.
Non-slip shoes/boots, waterproof jacket, warm sweater/fleece jacket, sunscreen/ sunglasses, insect repellent and camera.
Child rates apply for 5 - 14 years and infants 0 - 4 years carried free of charge.
Oct - Apr, daily departures.
Contact operator in case of bad weather.
Cruises depart from the Stewart Island Visitor Terminal.
Stewart Island, South Island, New Zealand