This 2-hour scenic cruise on the tranquil, reflective waters of Lake Mapourika offers postcard-perfect photo ops from the boat’s viewing platform. Admire a sweeping panorama of the Southern Alps and Franz Josef Glacier while you listen to live commentary about this scenic gem. Upgrade your tour to include a bush walk through some of the last remaining Kahikatea rainforest and visit the Okarito Kiwi Sanctuary, home to the rowi, New Zealand’s rarest kiwi bird. Select a morning, afternoon or evening departure.
2-hour Lake Mapourika cruise from Franz Joseph
Admire mirror reflections of the Southern Alps and glaciers
Take a guided walk through a Jurassic rainforest and visit a kiwi sanctuary (if option selected)
Hear informative commentary from the skipper on board