Our beautiful new brochures are out in circulation. You can download a copy here:
Ruggedy Range™ Brochure
Ulva Island Brochure
Aihe Eco Charters & Water Taxi Brochure
Stewart Island Outdoor Adventure & Gift Shop
We donate $1.00 p.p. into our Conservation Fund per person and per tour. Find out more about our Conservation Fund. So far we have raised over $12,000.
Based on your interests, the menu above will help you to select
the type of tour from Guided Walks, Kiwi Spotting, Bird Watching,
Guided Sea Kayaking, Boat Cruises, Road Tours.
category then has a summary of options, allowing you
to choose a tour based on your needs.
Packages with travel and accommodation,
are available, including customised options to suit your needs.
also check Whats on This
Month and Special Offers.
believe all our tours are of the highest quality and offer
something different. Some of our popular tours are shown below:
Island - Birds & Forest is a must do for any visitor,
bird watchers, plant enthusiasts and New Zealander's keen
to learn about their country.
• Ulva Island Birding - for bird enthusiasts a special trip with a focus on birds.
Kiwi Journey a
journey in the footsteps of kiwi to Mason Bay for night time
kiwi viewing, with some rewarding daytime sightings.
a fabulous full day tour starting with a wildlife and scenic
boat cruise and followed by a coastal rainforest walk.
• Paterson Inlet Wildllfe Cruise- a boat cruise in Paterson Inlet to view
penguins, shorebirds and any other seabirds and marine mammals when present.
Birding - a boat cruise to watch magnificent albatross,
penguins and other seabirds.
Culture Scenic Road Tour - sit back and relax for
our highly informative and interactive road tour of Stewart
Stewart Island Travel & Activities: a small travel agency (booking service for
flight, ferry, accommodation and other activities).
Adventure Shop: Hires and sell quality outdoor clothing and equipment.
Aihe Eco Charters & Water Taxi
Tours operate all year round and in winter with less frequency. We are a small business and prior
bookings before visiting Stewart Island are recommended all
be able to enjoy Stewart Island's peacefulness, rugged timeless beauty
and natural wilderness environment is an absolute privilege.
are committed to the environment, striving to operate
in a responsible and caring way. See About
Us for more information. Along with donating some of our revenue into our conservation fund, we are also a member of the Sustainable Tourism
South group and NZ Qualmark assured.
the best and most comprehensive advise on our tours and services,
please contact us directly. We have so many options and can
give you the best advise - no one else knows our business
like we do! (We choose not to operate through New Zealand I-Sites
or Visitor Centres).
now (+64 3 219 1066) to speak to our friendly staff or send
us an email. When in Stewart Island
visit our office.
Note: We aim to reply to emails within 24 hours. If you do not receive a reply within 48 hours, it is highly likely that cyberspace is not working - if this is the case, please phone or fax your details so we can help.
Tours are operating though to Sunday 18th June 2017 and following a break from 24th July 2017 onwards. Where possible, please contact us before your visit.
During the time the office is closed 19th June to 24th July 2017 - emails will be checked on a regular basis for forward bookings.