Gain a special insight and overview into our Island life, history, scenic locations and places of interest.

We offer two options:

  • a scenic road tour focusing on island life and scenic highlights, or
  • a birding road tour with scenic highlights.

Both options offer easy, short optional walks (from 5 minutes) with terrific photo opportunities.

Special Tour for 2021-2022 Season

Scenic Stewart Island Road Tour + Wildlife Cruise

Discounted offer available: 1st November 2021 to 28th February 2022

$150.00 adult and $105.00 child (discounted from $165 adult and 120 child).

Time: Road Tour 1.20 pm to 3.00 pm.  Wildlife Cruise: 3.30 pm to 5.00 pm

Note: if you are a group of 6 or more persons, we may be able to offer a morning version subject to our availability and weather. 

Includes: 1.5 hour Island Culture Scenic Road Tour and 1.5 hour Paterson Inlet Wildlife Cruise.
Excludes: $6.00 p.p. one-way or $12.00 p.p. return transfers to and from Golden Bay Wharf.

Minimum Numbers: 4 adults or 2 adults + 2 children.  If you are only one to three persons, we can reserve pending additional bookings.

Available: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday.

Subject to weather for the wildlife cruise.  Contact us for details.

Trip Good for Birders Duration Fitness Adult NZD p.p. Child NZD p.p.
Stewart Island
Island Culture Scenic Road Tour
1.5 hours
Limited 1.5 hours Reasonable $55 $35
Island Culture Scenic Road Tour
2 hours
Limited 2 hours Reasonable $70 $45
Birding Road Tour Yes 2 hours Reasonable $80 $55

All prices include GST (good and services tax).
Child rates apply from 5 to 14 years of age.