WAIRAURAHIRI WILDERNESS JET
FIORDLAND ON FILM Ata Whenua – Shadowland (pronounced ‘ata-fenua’, and also known as ‘Fiordland on Film’) brings you the Fiordland World Heritage Status wilderness you would otherwise never see. Mysterious, evocative, exhilarating and utterly spectacular, filmed mostly from a helicopter across extremes of season, climate and terrain, it will take you on an unforgettable journey through one of the most awe-inspiring landscapes on earth. This 32 minute cinematic movie takes the audience on an unforgettable journey, flying through Fiordland’s World Heritage wilderness and captivating them with the expansive beauty of the dramatic Fiordland landscape.
Operated by Fiordland Cinema
Come and discover New Zealand’s last frontier, the South of Fiordland National Park. Home to New Zealand’s deepest lake and steepest (boatable) river, the Wairaurahiri (betcha can’t pronounce that!) plus truly awesome scenery. This is undoubtedly New Zealand’s best jet boat ride and one trip you don’t want to miss! Travel 83 kms (return) along grade 3 rapids strewn with huge boulders which lead you to the wild south coast, the last place in New Zealand to lose the sun each day. There is time to take a nature walk along the beach and into New Zealand’s largest and oldest Podocarp forest. Lunch is at the remote Waitutu lodge. Bring your own or order our BBQ on arrival. This full day trip departs on demand from Otautau, Tuatapere or Lake Hauroko (117 kms South of Te Anau). Min. numbers apply. All safety and wet weather gear provided.
Full Day Trip BBQ Lunch
Child (under 12yrs)
WINGS & WATER Fiordland National Park is one of the most beautiful places on Earth! Sit back, relax and let us show you the sights in the best way possible – by SEAPLANE! Departs Te Anau.
The Mystery Flight – fly out and enjoy an ‘outlanding’ in the Fiordland National Park to embrace the deep remoteness the floatplane can access on top of a scenic flight
Lakes Explorer Flight - 15 minutes take in big Fiord
views, the 13 Hidden Lakes, & lakes Te Anau and Manapouri. There are mountain vistas to be enjoyed in every direction.
Doubtful Sound - Tick your bucket list with a stunning 40 minute round trip over Lake Te Anau’s South Fiord, climbing over the Southern Alps out to the first salt water tributary of Geir Arm, Precipous Cove, Bradshaw Sound, Thompson Sound, Doubtful Sound and home via stunning Lake Manapouri.
FAITH IN FIORDLAND Faith in Fiordland is an elegant way to relax in Te Anau during your New Zealand holiday. Low passenger numbers, amazing scenery, a guided walk in the Fiordland National Park to the Hidden Lakes, exceptional food and drinks, a local friendly crew, and all aboard a magnificent motor yacht from 1935. Step back to the golden era with us, and celebrate in style.
$369 $172 $369
Mystery Flight Lakes Explorer Flight Doubtful Sound
*Please note product is not available between June – August
Morning Tea Cruise
$127 $127 $127
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Champagne Cruise Exploration Cruise
STEWART ISLAND FLIGHTS Scenic Flight - Your adventure to Stewart Island begins with Stewart Island Flights who operate three return scheduled flights per day between Invercargill Airport and Oban, Halfmoon Bay and Stewart Island. The 20 min. scenic flight gives you a great bird’s-eye view of Oreti Beach, the Tiwai Aluminium Plant and South Port in Bluff before crossing Foveaux Strait where the view changes to lush rainforest and gorgeous bays dotted with even smaller islands before landing at the tiny island community of Oban. Courtesy transport is provided from the airfield to Halfmoon Bay. Schedule guideline (slight variations for weekends and winter time, check when booking). Departs Invercargill 8am, 1pm and 5pm. Departs Stewart Island 8.30am, 1.30pm and 5.30pm. (Children under 4 years free)
KAYAKING MILFORD SOUND This is about as close to communing with nature in Milford Sound as you can get! After being collected from your accommodation, learn about the history, landmarks and conservation on the way to majestic Milford Sound. On arrival get ready for 4 hours of spectacular kayaking. Highlights include dramatic sheer cliffs, classic Mitre peak, waterfalls, enormous glacier carved valleys and possibly friendly fur seals and playful dolphins. For Lunch we aim to stop on a beach at the foot of the mountains. Bring your own lunch or preorder (NZ$17). On the journey home there is time for scenic stops, short walks, good New Zealand music and a well earned rest. Note: If bad weather prevents kayaking it is replaced by a launch cruise and extended nature tour. Includes a professional sea kayaking guide, all kayaking clothing, safety gear and instruction. Departs Te Anau 6.30am, returns 6pm (Sept May). Min age 16yrs. Note: Overnight option available on Doubtful Sound.
Operated by Go Orange
Guided Kayaking (4hrs)
Half Day Option – Includes return flights Invercargill/Stewart Island, 90 min. bus tour exploring the local landmarks, set menu lunch at the South Sea Hotel on the waterfront and free time to absorb the tranquillity of the island.
Full Day Option – Includes return flights Invercargill/Stewart Island, 15 min. walk to Golden Bay to meet the water
taxi to Ulva Island, 2 hrs on Ulva Island, free time to purchase lunch, 90 min. bus tour exploring the local landmarks.
Other options available including the Coast to Coast which includes a 4 hour walk, rates and details on application.
Operated by Southeast Air Ltd Scenic Flight - One Way Scenic Flight - Return Half Day Option Full Day Option
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FIORDLAND, SOUTHLAND & STEWART ISLAND