Village and Bays Tours

Stewart Island Cruises & Tours

Explore Oban township and the surrounding bays in our modern mini-buses.

Gain an entertaining insight into New Zealand’s southernmost community, and learn about the history and environment of this beautiful island. Stewart Islanders are proud of their home - enjoying its simpler, slower pace.

Our local guides enjoy sharing their knowledge and they allow plenty of time for photo stops and short walks.

Highlights include a visit to the Rakiura National Park entrance at Lee Bay, beautiful Horseshoe Bay and stunning views of Paterson Inlet from Observation Rock.

 Tours depart from the Oban Visitor Centre.

 Duration 1 hour 30 mins

 Suitable for all ages


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Village and Bays Tours - departs from Oban Visitor Centre

Season: All year, daily departures
Duration: 1 hr 30 mins
1 Nov 2014 - 30 Apr 2015
Departs: 11am, 1pm & 4pm
Prices from: $45 adult / $22 child
1 May 2015 - 31 Oct 2015
Departs: 11am & 1pm
Prices from: $45 adult / $22 child

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Please note:

  • Child rates apply for 5 - 14 years and infants 0 - 4 years carried free of charge
  • No departure on Christmas Day (25 Dec)

What to bring:

Comfortable walking shoes/boots, waterproof jacket, warm sweater/fleece jacket, sunscreen/sunglasses, insect repellent and camera.

Real Journeys also offers Paterson Inlet Cruises and Rental Services (car, mountain bikes and scooters) on Stewart Island.

Real Journeys
Tel +64 3 249 7416
Freephone 0800 65 65 01 (within NZ)
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