Sounds like a start of a bad joke, but it was the start of a beautiful adventure. We started at the office in town, 15 minutes before the tour was meant to begin, signed in on a tablet and waited in the warm office area...More
Lake Mapourika is a kettle lake, that was formed about 14 000 years ago by the mighty Franz Josef Glacier. Follow your guide to the secluded shoreline of the Okarito Kiwi Sanctuary, where you'll embark on an journey through a private rainforest trail. This trail is designed to take you on a journey through another time! You'll enjoy Jurassic rainforest, curious native birds and learn all about the rarest Kiwi birds on the planet - the Rowi.
Tea and coffee is provided from a scenic lookout on the guided walk. FREE high quality digital photos taken by your guide on the tour are included.