night & day special Ulva Island Guided Walk & evening kiwi spotting combo $244pp
This tour combines our half day Beautiful Birding & Botany Ulva Island guided walk with evening kiwi spotting at Mamaku Point Conservation Reserve.
Departs for Ulva Island: GOLDEN BAY WHARF at 8.30am or 1.00pm, duration 3.5 to 4 hours.
Departs for kiwi spotting: OBAN TOWNSHIP after sunset (depending on time of year this can be between 6.30pm and 10.30pm), duration 2 to 3 hours. Time and location advised when you contact us to re confirm your booking.
Price includes: return water taxi between Stewart Island and Ulva Island, our specialist natural history/bird watching guide for the duration of the tour, vehicle transfers where indicated for kiwi spotting, Department of Conservation concession fees where applicable, $20 per person donation to Mamaku Point Conservation Trust where applicable and tax.
Operates: Operates all year except 1st January, 5th November, 25th Dec & 31st December.
Online booking: the default setting is for 8.30am Ulva Island guided walk and for both tours to occur on the same date. Book for the date you wish to join our half day Ulva Island guided walk and use the comments field to indicate a different kiwi spotting date or 1.00pm departure for Ulva Island guided walk.
Terms: this offer applies to direct bookings for half day Ulva Island Guided Walk and evening kiwi spotting when bookings are made at the same time. This offer cannot be combined with other discounts or promotional codes. Offer refers to full retail rate of half day Ulva Island guided walk. Participation in both tours must be within a one week period, not necessarily on the same day (subject to availability).
At Ulva Island it's all about discovering - the unique, rare and endangered birds and plants with one of our exceptional local guides. Well maintained gravel walking tracks weave around fallen trees, through lush native podocarp forest that's alive with birdsong. Exquisite seasonal orchids, very friendly birdlife that will come too close for your camera lens...
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Then join us for a memorable evening to see the largest of New Zealand's iconic kiwi species, the Stewart Island Brown Kiwi (Tokoeka) in its natural habitat. After entering Mamaku Point Conservation Reserve via a straightforward quarantine area, the search for Stewart Island Brown Kiwi (Tokoeka) begins. Explore the forest and favoured hang-outs of these rare iconic birds; listen for Morepork and Blue Penguin; marvel at the stars above.
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Typical group size is 4-6 adults but this may not always be possible. Private tours available, please ask!
... and finally, THANK YOU!
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