Cruise the unspoilt waters surrounding STEWART ISLAND and experience the raw beauty and seemingly untouched paradise
Your Stewart Island adventure starts from your overnight accommodation (prior to your cruise) in Invercargill. On the day that your cruise starts a local operator will collect you from your accommodation and transfer you to the ferry terminal at Bluff, where you board the ferry to cross Foveaux Strait and meet 'Affinity' in Half Moon Bay, Stewart Island.
You will experience during your Stewart Island cruise:
* Step back in time to a slower pace of life and unwind * Stroll through the shops and view the sights of Oban, Stewart Island * Halfmoon Bay welcomes you with its tall Blue Gum trees * Fish for Stewart Island "Blue Cod" and other species while surrounded by the large Mollymawk seabirds * Explore the rock pools and walk the coastal track around Paterson Inlet * Enjoy a scenic walk to Ackers Point, Half moon Bay * Visit an original old settlers cottage * Visit an old whaler's repair base which was used by Norwegian Antarctic Whalers * Take a bush and beach walk to Port William * Experience amazing sunsets and sunrises * Ulva Island Bird Sanctuary - hear the bird song and enjoy a tour of Ulva Island * Cruise the clear clean waters to Port Adventure and explore it's golden beaches and hidden inlets * Enjoy a beer or wine at New Zealand's Southernmost Hotel * You may see Yellow Eyed penguins returning to shore in the evenings - plus much much more...
AFFINITY WELCOMES YOU ABOARD! DISCOVER THE NATURAL BEAUTY OF STEWART ISLAND
All walks are optional, you may wish to stay onboard and relax, there may be a shorter walk option that would suit.