Unseen Fiordland, Stewart Island & The Snares
Unseen Fiordland, Stewart Island & The SnaresDiscover the time-forgot rawness of wildlife-rich Stewart Island/Rakiura, Zodiac cruise the rocky, inhospitable coast of The Snares - one of the world's most important nature reserves, and experience the primordial majesty of Fiordland firsthand on this unforgettable adventure. Heritage Expeditions pioneered expedition cruising in Fiordland more than 30 years ago. It was from these first, wild Kiwi wilderness adventures the Christchurch-based Russ family's dream of genuine responsible tourism, which now spans some of the world's most remote and rarely visited regions and wildlife hotspots from Antarctica through to, and including, the Arctic, was realised.
After departing Bluff we set sail for Stewart Island, New Zealand's third largest island, and predator-free Ulva Island/Te Wharawhara. Rarely visited and one of New Zealand's best kept secrets, The Snares, internationally renowned as a wildlife haven.
As we expedition cruise up the lower west side of New Zealand's South Island, we prepare for the grand scale scenery of Fiordland. Exploring these remote ice-carved mountains, verdant forests and winding fiords, it is easy to see why this incredible region inspired our dream for responsible travel.
Discover unseen New Zealand on this iconic Kiwi adventure to rarely visited shores.
8 Days Main Deck Cabin on board Spirit of Enderby (7 Nights)Dates From:
6 Jan - 13 Jan 21Twin
NOTE: Please note the following items are excluded and at additional (own) cost:
• International and Domestic flights, both commercial and charter
• Travel insurance
• Passport and visa costs if applicable
• Beverages on board
• Any items of a personal nature including laundry
• Helicopter Excursion - NZ$450 pp
Day 1: Invercargill
Day 2 Stewart Island — Ulva Island
Day 3 The Snares — North East Island
Day 4 Stewart Island — Mason Bay
Days 5 to 7: Fiordland
Day 8: Invercargill
During the voyage, circumstances may make it necessary or desirable to deviate from the proposed itinerary. This can include poor weather and opportunities for making unplanned excursions. Your Expedition Leader will keep you fully informed.
Terms and Conditions
PACKAGE TERMS & CONDITIONS: It is our policy to present the cost of our holidays inclusive of all airport and government charges. Please accept however that these charges are not within our control, therefore we reserve the right to pass on any increase. Travel agent professional service fees where charged, will be additional to the advertised prices. Closeout and blackout periods apply over school holidays and peak holiday periods & availability of seats & rooms is likely to be very limited over this time . Payment & ticketing deadline - no more than 21 days after reservation confirmation. Valid for sales to 31 Oct 2020. Valid for travel commenced and completed within the period 6 Jan 2021 to 13 Jan 2021 (unless otherwise specified).AGENT NOTE: please contact GO Cruising to book. Pricing is per person, share twin based on a Main Deck cabin - a surcharge will apply for upgraded cabin types. Please enquire for single traveller pricing. Please refer to Wild Earth Travel brochure for full terms and conditions. From pricing is based on selected departure dates as specified. All images copyright Heritage Expeditions. Prices shown are based on per person costs in New Zealand Dollars, for payment by cash, cheque or eftpos only. Credit card sales not permitted unless Travel Agent acts as a merchant. Capacity limitations apply and may not be available on all services. Travel requiring an overnight stay in New Zealand will be at passengers own expense. Events beyond our control such as currency fluctuations and changes to the price of aviation fuel may result in prices variations . Strict cancellation fees apply. For full terms and conditions and cancellation fees please contact your local travel agent for more information. Trade enquiries via GO Holidays. ISSUE DATE: 12 OCT 2020.]]>
- 8 day Unseen Fiordland, Stewart Island and The Snares Expedition Cruise
- Additional cabin categories may be available at a surcharge, please enquire for pricing
- Domestic flights are not included, please enquire for best available Air New Zealand fares to Invercargill. Pricing is based on specific departure date as indicated.