Explore Southern New Zealand by small ship Jan-March 2021


    We are excited to announce the release of three new close to home small ship expeditions all setting sail between now and March! This is an exciting start to the New Year and we look forward to fuelling your 2021 year of travel.

    New itineraries:
    > Unseen Fiordland, Stewart Island & The Snares: 30 January
    > Auckland Islands & The Snares: 6 February
    > Southland Expedition: 1 March

    ABOARD SPIRIT OF ENDERBY
    QUEENSTOWN TO INVERCARGILL / 30 JAN – 6 FEB 2021
    PRICE FROM:
     NZ$3,995 pp in a main deck triple

    Hop aboard the Spirit of Enderby and join pioneers in authentic small ship expedition cruising, as you explore New Zealand’s remote southern backyard on this special 8-day voyage. Discover the time-forgot rawness of wildlife-rich Stewart Island/Rakiura, Zodiac cruise the rocky, inhospitable coast of The Snares – one of the world’s most important nature reserves, and experience the primordial majesty of Fiordland firsthand on this unforgettable adventure. Read all the details SOE2182_DOSSIER_Unseen_Fiordland_Stewart_Island_Snares_CC_LR_1

    AUCKLAND ISLANDS & THE SNARES

    ABOARD THE SPIRIT OF ENDERBY
    INVERCARGILL RETURN / 6 – 12 FEB 2021
    PRICE FROM:
    NZ$4,895 pp in a main deck triple

    Onboard Spirit of Enderby explore the spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Sites of New Zealand’s wild and remote Subantarctic Snares and Auckland Islands on this 8-day wilderness safari.

    Discover the extraordinary Auckland Islands, a land where very few have been before and endangered wildlife flourishes among oversized alien blooms all wrapped in a rich human history, and Zodiac cruise the rocky, inhospitable coast of The Snares – one of the world’s most important nature reserves – on this unforgettable adventure. Read all the details SOE2184_DOSSIER_Auckland_Snares_LR

    SOUTHLAND EXPEDITION

    ABOARD LE LAPEROUSE
    LYTTELTON TO DUNEDIN / 1 – 6 MAR 2021
    PRICE FROM:
    AUD$3,800 pp in a deluxe stateroom

    Combine exploring New Zealand’s wild side with the discreet luxury and comfort of the French mega yacht Le Laperouse.  On this Southland Expedition visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Fiordland / Te Wahipounamu, discovering its awe-inspiring landscapes on a breathtaking scale. Discover glacial fiords 100,000 years in the making and witness ancient forests untouched since the dawn of time. Discover Ulva Island as you undertake a guided walk on the predator-free sanctuary of Ulva Island / Te Wharawhara, gaining an insight into the conservation efforts of New Zealand’s most special places.