Okarito Boat Eco Tours

 Experience the superb birdlife and untouched serenity of Okarito – New Zealand’s largest unmodified wetland.  The lagoon and wildlife-rich waterways are over 3000 hectares in size.  The morning reflections of the rainforest and mountains a memorable encounter in this biodiverse environment.  Choose from the following tours offered daily or contact us for more information or to help you find the best-suited tour for your time.

Covid 19 Update:

We are looking forward to offering winter tours for 2020.   Visit Okarito and experience the magic of a West Coast winter – clear still days, and yes! there are white herons here year round, as well as royal spoonbills and lots of birdlife!  We have accommodation available and tours all at reduced rates.  Book your tour online or email us directly at okaritoboattours@gmail.com.  Spring will see us heading back to our regular tour times with the Early Bird Tour at 7:30 AM and the EcoTour at 9 AM.  We look forward to having you!

Booking Information

Okarito Boat EcoTours offer a variety of tours.  Our favourites for seeing the birdlife are the popular Early Bird Tour (spring and early summer) and the comprehensive 9 AM  2 Hour EcoTours.  There is also an 11:30 departure during busier summer months only for 2020/21 season.   See below for more information, availability, times and prices.  If you are not sure what the best tour might be for you, please feel free to contact us for more information and our recommendations.

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