Doubtful Sound Overnight Cruise
Following a short cruise across beautiful Lake Manapouri and a coach trip over Wilmot Pass, you will board the Fiordland Navigator at Deep Cove, Doubtful Sound.
Exploring in the tender craft with the nature guide. As the shadows lengthen, drop anchor at a favourite mooring for the night. After the days activities, enjoy a delicious evening buffet meal in the spacious dining saloon.
- Day 1
Departs at noon
- Day 2
Returns at 11:30am
Departs: Manapouri daily at 12 noon; returns next day at 11.30am
The Fiordland Navigator is purpose-built for cruising in the fiords and offer spacious viewing decks, comfortable dining saloon, observation lounge and licensed bar. By necessity the ships are compact to get up-close and personal with the natural environment. Additional activities include kayaking and excursions in the tender vessels to explore the coastline.
The most convenient way to join the Fiordland Navigator is by taking our coach inclusive package from Queenstown or Te Anau. These packages collect you from your Queenstown or Te Anau hotel and take you by coach to Lake Manapouri to join the cruise.
For further information on transfers and package options please do not hesitate to contact one of our specialists.
We recommend a separate bag for your cruise with the rest of your luggage left in your hotel. If you are driving to Milford or Manapouri there are very limited luggage storage facilities.
For your cruise you should take comfortable walking shoes or boots, a waterproof jacket, woollen sweater/fleece jacket, swimwear, sunscreen and insect repellent. You will require cash for onboard snacks and bar purchases. Please note that passengers may only take one small overnight bag per person onboard.