A convenient & speedy ride across the Foveaux Strait
Scenic ocean journey aboard a comfortable catamaran
Informative commentary & highlights pointed out by your crew
Scenic views of some of the best landscape in New Zealand
Glimpses of seascapes, wildlife & beauty on Stewart Island
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Transport between Bluff and Stewart Island by ferry
Coffee and tea
Live tour commentary provided in English
Cleaning and safety practicesSee all
- Contactless tickets
- Vehicles and venues disinfected
- Vehicles and venues aired out
What you can expect
Zip across the Foveaux Strait between Bluff and Stewart Island for a speedy and comfortable voyage. The perfect companion for your visit to the charming sights of New Zealand's third-largest island, this catamaran ride gives you a look at the wonders on the ocean.
When you step aboard the vessel, settle in for a journey across the beautiful stretch of water. Watch for the sights that line the strait, including the Dog Island Lighthouse, Ruapuke Island, the Titi Islands, and the fish and seabirds that fill the scenery.
Along the way, the vessel's friendly staff share some informative commentary as they point out the highlights along the way. Enjoy tea and coffee as you relax on deck, and then step ashore at the harbour ready to explore the best that New Zealand has to offer.
**For the Return Ferry option, you must book the time you wish to travel from Bluff to Stewart Island. To book your return ferry from Stewart Island to Bluff you must contact our Customer Service Team. Please be aware the return ferry booking are NOT CONFIRMED until you have received a confirmation from the supplier, Stewart Island Experience.
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
- High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
- Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
- Vehicles and venues kept vacant between travellers
- Contactless ticket redemption
- Hand sanitiser provided
- Individually wrapped food options available
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