Looking for things to do with your kids whilst on holidays? We offer a range of kid-friendly activities. During the New Zealand School Holidays and at other specific times, school-aged children travel free (on selected departures) when accompanied by a full fare-paying adult.
Choose the relevant holiday period below for departure information.
Departing from Te Anau: 9am, 10.15am, 2pm, 5.45pm & 9.30pm daily.
Other departures may be added nearer the time.
Departing from Queenstown: 10am, 12noon, 2pm & 4pm daily.
Departing from Queenstown: 2pm daily.
Departing from Milford Sound: 11am daily on board our smaller boat, the MV Sinbad.
Departing from Milford Sound: 9am, 12noon, 1.45pm & 3pm daily.
Departing from Manapouri: 8am & 10.30am daily.
Bluff to Stewart Island/Stewart Island to Bluff:
All daily departures.
Departing from Oban, Stewart Island: 12.45pm daily.
This offer is available to children aged 0 - 18 years. Maximum of two free children per full fare-paying adult. Extra children charged at normal child rates. Valid only during NZ school holidays for the dates shown above - on occasions our Kids Go FREE campaign doesn't run for the entire NZ school holidays.
Meals, coach connections, flightseeing, Milford Underwater Discovery Centre, overnight cruises and departures, other than those listed, are not included.
Real Journeys reserves the right to amend timetables, cancel departures, alter ticket prices, amend specials or offers and substitute plant or equipment at any time. Subject to availability. Black out dates sometimes apply. This special will be applied to your booking automatically.
How does the Kids Go FREE promotion apply?: During the booking process select the number of adult, child and infant passengers for the tour date and departure time you want. Once this information has been entered, the promotion(s) and any saving (if applicable) will automatically apply and show in the "Booking Summary". This same information will also be displayed in the "Cart Summary", prior to proceeding to the payment page. You will see the original price, the saving and the amount to pay.