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If you want to see and hear many of the birds of southern New Zealand, then this is the place. We had a KaKa (large forest parrot) fly in a foot over our heads and then perch on tree limbs a couple of feet away...More
I felt so lucky to have been able to come to this place and walk the tracks quietly and enjoy it's many treats from: friendly Stewart Island Robins at your feet; Kereru soaring and diving above the trees; Tui singing and near you at every...More
Got to love nature and walking bush tracks to bother doing this. One nice beach just a short walk from where the boat drops you.
Shelters to sit or eat if wet.
Saw a few different birds but not as much as some raved about....More
An experience not be forgotten - an opportunity to experience what New Zealand was like centuries ago with numerous birds (some only seen here) and incredible trees and vegetation. A very special place
This was great. We went over hill and dale and saw so much wildlife. The guides are very knowledgable and enthusiastic. I was clicking away madly. Learned a lot about how NZ is working to keep these islands safe for nesting endangered species.
Took two tours of Ulva Island, one with Ruggedy Range tour and the other with Sails Ashore/Kowhai Lane Lodge.
The island is a must do destination if you come to Stewart Island. It is home to many of the rare and endangered birds of New...More
If you have got to Stewart Island this is a must visit. There are good walking conditions when we visited in January. Lots of birds to see and photo and really back to nature. We stayed for four hours, but you could certainly take longer....More
We called here as part of a tour and were completely captivated by the place. We had an excellent guide whose enthusiasm and pride in the island was infectious. Her knowledge of the wildlife enhanced our trip and we also got some wonderful photographs. The...More
You could also try "Beaks and feathers". For the the Ulva Island trip, she was a lovely guide and we saw really interesting birds and learned a lot about the flora on the island also. It was a small group size (4 of us) as... More
You could also try "Beaks and feathers". For the the Ulva Island trip, she was a lovely guide and we saw really interesting birds and learned a lot about the flora on the island also. It was a small group size (4 of us) as well which was nice.