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Discovery Expeditions (multi-day) Fiordland & Stewart Island - Real Journeys

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Embark on a multi-day voyage of discovery through some of the most isolated and beautiful regions in New Zealand.

Discovery Expeditions operate from late April - October within Fiordland (5 days) or Stewart Island (6 days) on board the purpose-built vessel, Milford Wanderer.

By following part of Captain Cook's historic 1773 voyage, Discovery Expeditions offer insights into inaccessible and stunning landscapes of the world as it once was. Disembark and explore relics of settlements with our specialist nature guides and throughout the cruise learn about the rich wildlife and human history.

Discovery Expeditions have a maximum of 32 passengers and include hearty meals (prepared by the on-board chef), activities (guided walks, kayaks and tender craft available) and specialist nature guide to provide commentary and answer questions. Discovery Expeditions operate various itineraries and include the coastal waters of Fiordland National Park and Rakiura National Park (Stewart Island), visiting the southern Dusky and Breaksea Sounds, Preservation and Chalky Inlets and the old whaling station at Prices Inlet on Stewart Island.

- Max. 32 passengers
- Specialist nature guide on board
- Cosy dining saloon
- Hearty meals provided by on-board chef
- Modern bathroom facilities with hot showers
- Kayaks and tender craft (small boat) available
- Open bridge policy

See our website for departures dates and itineraries..

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+64 3 249 6000

Free phone:
0800 65 65 01

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