Rakiura Stewart Island has just 28km of road, but over 280km of walking tracks, ranging from 30-minute beach walks to the three-day Rakiura Track, one of New Zealand’s Great Walks. The walking tracks on Stewart Island provide plenty of different ways to experience the island’s wild beauty, with a track for every ability and time frame.
If you’re walking multi-day tracks or routes around Stewart Island, the Department of Conservation provides ample huts for travellers. DOC has a visitor centre in the island’s only township, Oban, where you can find out more.
There are also plenty of tour operators who can provide you guided experience making sure you don't miss any of the marvels Rakiura has to offer