Stewart Island Explorer
Duration: 2 nights independent tour
Price from: £265pp
Stewart Island 2 nights
Day 1 Bluff/Stewart Island: Board the ferry service from Bluff for the one hour Foveaux Strait crossing to Stewart Island. On arrival you will be met and transferred by courtesy coach to Stewart Island Lodge. Depending on your arrival time you may wish to go exploring around the village or book an optional excursion. Please check with the lodge manager to arrange a restaurant for dinner (own expense).
Day 2 Stewart Island: A full day to explore. Optional excursions can be pre-booked such as guided walks, cruises to Ulva Island or marine nature cruises around Stewart Island and Titi Island, also known as Mutton Bird Islands. Sightings of the rich marine life, penguins, seals and great white sharks are a possibility. Take time to explore the main island and try your hand spotting one of the native kiwi birds.
Day 3 Stewart Island/Bluff: Choose to take the early morning ferry or enjoy more time at leisure and depart on the afternoon ferry from Stewart Island to Bluff.
Stewart Island Lodge ***
Nestled in native bush, Stewart Island Lodge provides a peaceful sanctuary, just five minutes walk from the small village. The lodge offers 6 rooms, a communal lounge and access to cooking facilities.
Meals: Continental breakfast.
Tour price: The price shown is based on the best value travel dates in low season and includes return ferry service, return transfers and accommodation as stated.