Discover the wonder of New Zealand's second most-famous tourist destination, Doubtful Sound, on this stunning, scenic cruise departing Manapouri, Te Anau or Queenstown
Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise Highlights
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An unforgettable 3-hour cruise of Doubtful Sound waterways
Transport onboard the Patea Explorer
Fun boat ride across Lake Manapouri
Relaxing coach trip over the epic Wilmot Pass
Drive through Fiordland’s beautiful rainforest
Delicious selection of hot drinks
Commentary by a knowledgeable skipper and Nature Guide
Wildlife viewing, including dolphins, fur seals and even occasionally penguins
Kids 0-4 years old go free (must be booked with at least one adult)
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The cruise departs the Manapouri Visitor Centre at 10am. It is located at 64 Waiau Street, Manapouri. Manapouri is a 2.5 – 3 hour drive from Queenstown and 30 minute drive from Te Anau.
From Manapouri it is approximately a 7 hour adventure
Non-slip shoes/boots, waterproof jacket, warm sweater/fleece jacket, sunscreen/sunglasses, insect repellent and camera.
As this is a 7 hour adventure, we highly recommend you bring a packed lunch or you can order a lunch box from the Manapouri Cafe.
Snacks are available onboard but please note only cash is accepted for those purchases.
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