Doubtful Sound & West Coast Odyssey
Small group escapes for mature travellers
7 Days from $4390
*per person, twin share
SALE ENDS 1 June 2021
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You’ll never forget the beauty of remote Doubtful Sound reached by a launch ride across Lake Manapouri and coach over Wilmot Pass. It’s a unique 24 hour excursion, staying overnight in an en suite cabin and exploring the Sound’s many arms. Two nights in Queenstown, visiting Arrowtown and Wanaka in autumn, Haast Pass, Franz Josef Glacier and Arthur’s Pass, conclude this adventure.
Based on a 16 Mar 2022 - 22 Mar 2022 departure.
On 1 August 2020 the 20% non-refundable tour deposit payment is due depending on New Zealand Government travel advice at the time. If a tour departure is cancelled due to a Covid-19 lockdown MoaTours provides the option to either transfer your deposit to another tour departure or receive a full refund of the deposit. On all tour departures not affected by Covid-19, if you cancel your tour the 20% deposit is not refundable. Talk to your travel agent regarding domestic insurance. The balance of your fare is due 60 days before your tour departs. Tour reservations can, of course, be made within 60 days provided full payment is made at time of booking. MoaTours reserves the right to amend/alter an itinerary where necessary. Tour prices were correct at time of publication but may be subject to change at the time of booking. Travel Agent professional service fees may apply. Prices are in New Zealand dollars for payment by cash, cheque and eftpos only. We welcome all major credit cards however a credit card processing fee will apply. Whilst every care is taken to accurately present the information & pricing we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions. Further terms and conditions apply. Contact us for further details.
All transport by comfortable, air conditioned coach (maximum of 18 travellers).
Services of your knowledgeable MoaTrek Kiwi guide.
Quality accommodation chosen for a “sense of place".
Return airfares ex Auckland.
All Meals Are Included
All lunches(L) including special lunches at Five Rivers Retreat and a private home, Wanaka.
All dinners(D) including special dinners at: Colonel’s Homestead, Walter Peak Station; "Fiordland Navigator", Doubtful Sound; historic Cardrona Hotel, Cadrona; Edgewater Hotel, Lake Wanaka.
All Activities & Entrance Fees Are Included
Catch the Queenstown Gondola to the Skyline, Bob’s Peak.
Cruise on vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw across Lake Wakatipu.
Explore Walter Peak Station and the Colonel’s Homestead.
Cruise by launch to the head of the Lake Manapouri.
Doubtful Sound 24 hour excursion, overnighting on “Fiordland Navigator”.
Take a rigid bottom inflatable craft to explore Doubtful Sound with your nature guide.
Stay at the quaint and historic Cardrona Hotel.
Guided tour and tasting of the artisan Cardrona Distillery & Museum.
Included Sightseeing & Exploring
Visit leafy Arrowtown and browse the shops.
Sightsee around the Queenstown region.
Travel through the beech forests over the Wilmot Pass.
Seals bask on the islands at the entrance to Doubtful Sound.
Wake up to the stillness and mirror reflections of Doubtful Sound.
See the Great Southern Lakes of Wakatipu, Wanaka and Hawea.
Tussock-covered land of the dramatic Crown Range.
Sightsee in and around Wanaka.
Superb mountain and river scenery of the Haast Pass.
Stroll in Haast Pass’ mountain beech forests to waterfalls and clear blue pools.
At Ship's Creek take a stroll along the wild beach and through swampland rainforest.
View the Fox Glacier and Lake Matheson.
Visit Hokitika’s artisan craft galleries.
Drive the exciting Otira Gorge, see cheeky kea birds and towering mountains.
Enjoy the beautiful scenery of Arthur's Pass.