Experience cruising in one of the most exquisite and remote areas on earth;
New Zealand's World Heritage Park - FIORDLAND
Your Fiordland adventure starts from your overnight accommodation (prior to your cruise) in Te Anau. On the day that your cruise starts a local operator will collect you and bring you to Affinity. The trip includes a coach to the Manapouri wharf, cruise across Lake Manapouri then coach over Wilmot Pass with it’s breathtaking views of the fiords, and on to meet Affinity in Deep Cove, Doubtful Sound, Fiordland.
You will experience during your Fiordland cruise:
* Total isolation and magnificent raw beauty * You may sight whales and playful bottlenose dolphins at any time * See seals at play * Fish - blue cod, grouper and more * For divers this is the best place in the world to see black coral * Walk through native virgin rain forests * Discover isolated lakes and beautiful waterfalls * The magic of pure unspoilt scenery * The history of early European settlers * Experience amazing sunsets * The history of the explorer Captain James Cook - plus much much more...
On our 10 Night Fiordland Southern Discovery Cruise you will experience all of the above plus...
* Stroll to the most South Western Lighthouse in New Zealand at Puysegur Point * Walk across Anchor Island * Visit the Tarawera Silver Mine Smelter * Visit Pigeon Island - New Zealand's first official ship wreck * Cruise through Chalky Inlet and explore North Point * Cruise to the old oil store in Preservation Inlet * Journey to Preservation Inlet and explore the area, Helicopter out from here.
AFFINITY WELCOMES YOU ABOARD IN NEW ZEALAND'S WORLD HERITAGE PARK - FIORDLAND
All walks are optional, you may wish to stay onboard and relax, there may be a shorter walk option that would suit