Two pleasant, short walking tracks at Stockyard Cove in Hope Arm on Lake Manapouri, leading to either West Beach or the waterfalls above the cove.
Discover the unspoilt and remote wilderness of Doubtful Sound during this unique overnight cruise on board the Fiordland Navigator.
Following a boat transfer across Lake Manapouri and coach over Wilmot Pass, join us aboard the Fiordland Navigator for a cruise around the hidden arms of Doubtful Sound. Designed along the lines of a traditional scow, the Navigator blends old world charm with modern comforts that include; spacious viewing decks and an observation lounge, a dining saloon with a fully licensed bar, and private cabins with ensuite bathrooms or quad-share bunk-style compartments for your one night’s stay.
As you cruise through some of New Zealand’s most stunning scenery, our knowledgeable nature guides will provide commentary ensuring you don't miss a thing; be it the pod of resident dolphins, the colony of fur seals or the rare penguins you might encounter. After dropping anchor in a sheltered cove, you can choose to explore the shoreline by kayak or tender boat – or to simply relax on board. For the adventurous, there’s even a chance to go swimming. Enjoy a delicious three-course buffet dinner prepared by our on-board chef and kick off the next day with a hearty cooked breakfast, before setting out to explore the fiords some more.
Doubtful Sound is unspoiled, unmatched and unforgettable. So come create some lifelong memories with us.
Note: Daily Queenstown and Te Anau coach connections are available at extra cost.
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