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    Discovery Expeditions Dusky Sound
    Dusky Sound, Fiordland

Dusky Sound Conservation Expeditions

Real Journeys have teamed up with DoC to offer a Discovery Expedition like no other

The following tour description summarises the intended trip - however weather conditions may dictate the final itinerary.

Day 1

Manapouri to Breaksea Sound

Cruise across Lake Manapouri, coach over stunning Wilmot Pass to Deep Cove, Doubtful Sound. Board the Milford Wanderer and cruise out of Doubtful Sound with a 3-hour sea passage to Breaksea Sound to conclude the day.

Day 2

Breaksea Sound to Dusky Sound

Cruise through Acheron passage to Dusky Sound and visit the Shag Islands and Sportsman Cove. In the afternoon time will be spent as a DOC volunteer assisting DOC with current Conservation projects.

Day 3

Explore Dusky Sound

A day of exploring Dusky Sound with shore landings and activities, exact locations to be visited will to be confirmed by the crew

Day 4

Explore Dusky Sound

Today’s activities will be split over the course of the day dependant on the weather. Time will be spent as a DOC volunteer assisting DOC with current Conservation projects and time to explore some of the Historic sites Dusky Sound has to offer.

Day 5

Dusky Sound to Manapouri

Arrive into Supper Cove, where you will spend 2 hours participating in conservation activities. Helicopter transfer will commence from Supper Cove to West Arm from 11.30am. Cruise across Lake Manapouri back to Manapouri Visitor Centre.


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