We will be open Friday – Sunday nights from Friday 28 August, and then daily from 25 September 2020. 

Ulva Island Explorer

Enjoy a leisurely cruise of Stewart Island coast, plus beautiful Paterson Inlet and the a visit Ulva Island.

Ulva Island is a renowned wildlife sanctuary and an ideal place for a 45 minute guided walk.
The island is home to weka (native woodhen), bush robins, rare saddlebacks and yellowheads and your guide will point them out along the way. Ulva Island is also a protected habitat for some of New Zealand’s rarest plants. 

  • See rare plants and the abundant birdlife
  • Duration 2hrs 30 mins - 3 hrs
  • Departures: Sep - May
  • Suitable for all ages
  • Picnic lunch option available (if pre-ordered)
  • 45 mins guided walk on Ulva Island with specialist nature guide.

This activity on Stewart Island is provided by our sister company Stewart Island Experience ... click here to learn more and book.