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Kayak Doubtful Sound with Go Orange

Join our guides and your fellow travellers on a journey into the unknown as we expertly guide you around the encapsulating vista of Doubtful Sound...

Highlights

  • Includes a cruise across beautiful Lake Manapouri and coach over Wilmot Pass
  • Personable and experienced guides (carry group safety and emergency equipment)
  • Maximum capacity 8 kayakers per guide
  • Includes hot drinks
  • Comprehensive safety and paddling techniques briefing provided
  • Complimentary coach transfers available from Te Anau

Doubtful Sound is commonly referred to as "the sound of silence" and now is the time to immerse yourself in its sweet serenity.

Our epic 3-hour kayaking experience is unlike any other, bound to give you ultimate bragging rights amongst your friends.

Longer, deeper and bigger than Milford Sound, Doubtful Sound is here to rival the masses. The mountains are just as high, the cliffs are steep, the waterfalls are powerful and the views are even MORE SPECTACULAR (in our humble opinion of course). We are sometimes at a loss for words of how to adequately describe the raw, majestic beauty of this Fiord, so come and let us lead the way.

Kayaking gives you a whole new perspective to this immensely stunning corner of the world and we aim to challenge the ordinary and leave you with memories that are unsurpassable.

We challenge you to delve deeper, go further than the average experience and Go beyond with us.

Adult $265.00

What's included

  • Thermal top and leggings, wetsuit vest and fleece top & hat
  • Dry bags (for your clothing and camera)
  • Map and group safety and emergency gear
  • Paddle jacket & Pogies (paddling gloves)
  • Life jacket (buoyancy vest) & Spray deck
  • Double kayaks / paddles

Duration

  • Allow approximately 9 hours duration for the whole experience

Restrictions

  • Minimum age: 16
  • Competence in water & moderate level of fitness required

Notes

  • If kayaking is not possible, it may be substituted with a 3 hour scenic boat cruise.
  • Departure Locations • Go Orange, Waiau Street, Pearl Harbour, Manapouri • Go Orange, Te Anau (or pick ups from a selection of accommodation in Te Anau)

Available Bookings from March 26 to April 01

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Thu 28 Mar
Fri 29 Mar
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Sun 31 Mar
Mon 1 Apr

6spaces priced from:

  • Adult$225.00

5spaces priced from:

  • Adult$225.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$209.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$209.00

8spaces priced from:

  • Adult$209.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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Steph from New Zealand wrote on 20 March 2019

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Amazing experience, not to be missed

I’ve lived in New Zealand now for 5 years, been to Milford Sound 3 times and this by far was the most breathtaking and amazing experience I’ve encountered, highly recommend, the whole day is an amazing adventure and one you will never forget

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Helena Grant from Canada wrote on 05 March 2019

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Kayaking Doubtful Sound

From start to finish, we were impressed with Go Orange. They are well organized and focused on safety. Equipment and clothing was top notch. And the destination is incredible; hope to do the trip again some day!

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Jeanne from France wrote on 19 February 2019

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Amazing experience, wild and peaceful.

It was a very nice experience ! The team is always looking after what you need to be sure that you will enjoy your day trip. They are so calm and not stressful at all. They provided everything you need to be sure that you will have a great experience. We were into the wild, surrounded by nature, fjord, and we didn’t have any rain : so lucky ! Thanks for this experience. A must do in a lifetime. We would recommend this to anyone, even if you’ve never done kayaking before :)

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Katarzyna from Poland wrote on 14 February 2019

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Wonderful expirience, great guide. Everything was perfect evan wheather:)

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Janet from United Kingdom wrote on 05 February 2019

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Attentive and Informative

Despite dubious weather, the team assessed the possibility of the kayaking when we reached the Sound. This was following the 1hr cruise and further bus ride to arrive at the Sound. Alternative arrangements were discussed and agreed, but the entire kayak trip was possible. The team were attentive throughout, engaging everyone in conversation at some point. Their assessments regarding weather conditions were spot on. I cannot recommend this company highly enough.

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