Tuesday, 02 February 2021 20:02

Strong enquiry for Fiordland

New Zealand Traveller continues to see good enquiry for cruise packages in Fiordland, says general manager Cherryl Browne. ‘We now have three different cruise packages,’ Browne says. ‘Our new Cruise Fiordland, which is a four-night, five-day, Queenstown return trip, with departures to April 2021, and priced from $1799 per person.’

The package includes an overnight cruise on both Doubtful Sound and Milford Sound, five  days car hire, accommodation and other sightseeing inclusions in Te Anau and Queenstown. The overnight

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Sunday, 07 June 2020 00:25

Fiordland goes beyond belief

The ‘Fiordland - Beyond Belief’ campaign was launched this week, targeting domestic travellers now and positioning Te Anau as ‘base camp’, while opening the eyes of international visitors to the fact there’s more to Fiordland than Milford Sound.

Destination Fiordland manager, Madeleine Peacock says the challenge was to find a positioning that reflects all the region’s majesty and helps drive visitation by making Fiordland an authentic and unmissable part of

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Sunday, 07 June 2020 00:22

Fishing in Fiordland

Leisure Time Tours is offering an escape to Fiordland on what it describes as the ‘ultimate fishing trip.’

Vicki Annison, sales and marketing manager with Leisure Time Group, says guests start the weekend flying from Queenstown by helicopter to a privately chartered boat cruising one of the fiords in the area.

They spend the next two days on-board exploring Fiordland, fishing, diving, kayaking, or paddle boarding. ‘Fiordland is a special place for fishing as there are a wide variety of local and seasonal fish species to be

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