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Ulva Island Explorer from Stewart Island

Stewart Island, New Zealand

2 hours 30 minutes

Large group

Free Cancellation

What to Expect

Take a leisurely cruise around Paterson Inlet and a 45-minute walking tour in the bird sanctuary of Ulva Island. Your 2.5-hour itinerary departs from Stewart Island and includes a visit to the historic whaler’s base at Prices Inlet and the hidden coves and unspoiled beaches of Paterson Inlet. Your guide provides informative commentary during the scenic cruise. While on board, keep a lookout for New Zealand fur seals and penguins.<br><br>Please be sure to arrive 20 minutes before your scheduled departure time to check in.



Discover Stewart Island from the water on a leisurely cruise of beautiful Paterson Inlet and a guided walk in Ulva Island Wildlife Sanctuary where you will learn about the landscape and history of the island

Stop At:

• Ulva Island, Stewart Island New Zealand


  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Catamaran cruise and island tour
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Picnic lunch (must contact operator directly after booking to purchase)


  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional information

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


$111.8 NZD

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