Itinerary


The following tour description summarises the intended trip - however weather conditions may dictate the final itinerary.

  • Day 1
    Manapouri to Doubtful Sound

    Cruise across Lake Manapouri, coach over stunning Wilmot Pass to Deep Cove, Doubtful Sound. Board the Milford Wanderer and cruise out of Doubtful Sound with a 3-hour sea passage to Breaksea Sound to conclude the day.
  • Day 2
    Breaksea Sound to Dusky Sound

    Cruise through Acheron passage to Dusky Sound and visit the Shag Islands and Sportsman Cove. In the afternoon time will be spent as a DOC volunteer assisting DOC with current Conservation projects.
  • Day 3
    Explore Dusky Sound

    A day of exploring Dusky Sound with shore landings and activities, exact locations to be visited will to be confirmed by the crew..
  • Day 4
    Explore Dusky Sound

    Today’s activities will be split over the course of the day dependant on the weather. Time will be spent as a DOC volunteer assisting DOC with current Conservation projects and time to explore some of the Historic sites Dusky Sound has to offer.

  • Day 5
    Dusky Sound to Manapouri

    Arrive into Supper Cove, where you will spend 2 hours participating in conservation activities. Helicopter transfer will commence from Supper Cove to West Arm from 11.30am. Cruise across Lake Manapouri back to Manapouri Visitors Centre.