Join one of our internationally renowned guides on a tour of Ulva Island/ Te Wharawhara, the word’s southern-most open bird sanctuary, combining native podocarp forest, picturesque sandy beaches, rocky outcrops and around 4.5 kilometres of easy walking track.
Declared pest-free in 1997, Ulva Island provides habitat where rare plants and endangered birds are allowed to thrive: enjoy a unique opportunity to spot Stewart Island robin, kakariki, saddleback, mohua (yellowhead), and, if you’re lucky, Stewart Island Brown Kiwi (Tokoeka).
Passionate about this open sanctuary’s inhabitants, as well as its unique forest habitat and cultural history, our guides will enhance your birding experience on this 3-4 hour guided tour.
Posted in: All Tours, Birding & Wildlife, History, Sightseeing & Scenic, Water Taxi
Adult $130 / Child $60
Please note guided walk fare increase from 1 Oct 2019, to $145pa and $70pc
Guided: 8.30am (3-4 hrs)
Departures from Golden Bay
Also available as a freedom walk
Infants 5 yrs and under free of charge
Minimum fare of 2 x adults
0800 725 487
+64 (0)3 219 1487
10 Main Road, Halfmoon Bay,
Stewart Island, New Zealand
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