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All Tours

Rakiura Charters offers the largest selection of Stewart Island boat tours. We also offer Water Taxi transfers to popular tramping and hunting destinations.

Ulva Island Connection

Ulva Island Connection

Discover Ulva Island with 3 hours to explore. Departs daily from Golden Bay

25/10   3 hrs (approx)

Paterson Inlet Discovery Cruise

Paterson Inlet Discovery Cruise

NEW 1/2 Day Highlights Cruise
Wildlife, History & Aquaculture

135/89   3.5hrs

Port William Cruise & Walk

Port William Cruise & Walk

30 min scenic cruise & 3-4 hr
walk on the Rakiura Track

45/20   3.5-4.5 hrs

Ulva Island Guided Walk

Ulva Island Guided Walk

Discover Ulva island with the experts. An unforgettable birdlife experience

145/$70   3-4 hrs

Half Day Pelagic Bird Tour

Half Day Pelagic Bird Tour

Cruise amongst Stewart Island's
stunning ocean birds.

130/95   3 hrs

Coast to Coast Adventure

Coast to Coast Adventure

Unique fly, tramp & boating
adventure. 1-3 day options

240   1-3 Days

Ulva Island, Paterson Inlet Combo Tours

Ulva Island, Paterson Inlet Combo Tours

Combine Ulva Island with another destination for a unique combo tour

From $60pp   2 hrs+

Ulva Island Freedom Walk

Ulva Island Freedom Walk

Explore Ulva Island at your own pace using our on demand trips

25/10 one way   2-8 hrs

Freshwater River Scenic Cruise

Freshwater River Scenic Cruise

Cruise the winding Freshwater Rive
This 1.5 hr trip includes Mason Bay

70/35  

Paterson Inlet Wildlife Tour

Paterson Inlet Wildlife Tour

Get close to Stewart Island's wildlife
on this 1 hr tour with commentary

60/$30   1 hr

Paterson Inlet Marine Farms Tour

Paterson Inlet Marine Farms Tour

Cruise Big Glory Bay
View salmon, mussel & oyster farms

60/$30   1 hr

Whaler’s Base History Tour

Whaler’s Base History Tour

Cruise to Whalers Base to discover
Stewarts Island's past

60/$30   1 hr

Custom / Exclusive Tours

Custom / Exclusive Tours

Customise your own tour and tell
us where you want to go

POA   1 hr - Multi Day

Rakiura Charters & Water Taxi, Stewart Island, New Zealand Rakiura Charters & Water Taxi, Stewart Island, New Zealand