Full Day Land and Sea Bird Tour

Operated by: Rakiura Charters and Water Taxi
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225.00 (NZD)

Enjoy a full day combination of the pelagic and terrestrial species of Stewart Island, during a hike on the Ulva Island and then on a boat tour along the coast to see the impressive marine birds. In the boat there will be fresh sweet and coffee courtesy while you enjoy the sightings of the animals in their wildlife.

  • Explore the Ulva Island and the local birds.
  • Admire the marine life of the coast.
  • Enjoy sightings of bottlenose dolphins, fur seals and sea lions.

AVAILABILITY

Everyday

DURATION

Full Day

START LOCATION

Golden Bay

END LOCATION

Golden Bay

TOUR LANGUAGE

English

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Detailed Description

Enjoy a guided tour of the island Ulva for 4 hours to then board a boat and travel the coast, this tour leaves Golden Bay with your guide, first by the Ulva Island and its open bird sanctuary. Then you will enjoy a pelagic cruise around the Muttonbird Islands to see petrels, shady shearwaters, striking albatrosses, as well as yellow eyed penguins, small blue and Fiordland crests, terns, skua, cormorants and more.

You will be guided by experts from the New Zealand Birdwatching Network with more than 20 years of experience. The sightings include bottlenose dolphins, fur seals and sea lions, the tour is handled in small groups to guarantee a highly personalized visit. The cruise has a bathroom and heated cabin, there is also fresh sweet and complimentary coffee.

The boat is always ready for the maximum visibility of wildlife and photography opportunities, and very close to the birds. Throughout the journey, your expert captain will share your knowledge. In the end, you will return the same place where you started.

Ticket Price (NZD)
Adults (P/P) 255.00 (NZD)
Children 160.00 (NZD)

- Warm, comfortable clothing, including a windbreaker/ rain jacket and suitable closed footwear (no open - footwear permitted).
- Hat and sunglasses.
- Binoculars.
- Camera.
- Packed lunch plus any snacks you may like for the Ulva Island portion of your day.
- Personal water bottle if desired.

If a cancellation is made before 48 hours prior to a booked trip, a full refund will be issued, less any commission payable. No refund will be made if cancellations made within 48 hours.

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