Due to COVID-19 we have made the decision to cancel all remaining bookings for the rest of this season. The final trip will be Monday 23rd March 2020.

Bookings for next season (October 2020 to April 2021) are available. Email us or book online.


Kia ora and Welcome to Doubtful Sound Overnight Cruise

Haere mai,
For one night we invite you to journey into the Wilderness of Doubtful Sound & experience untouched New Zealand at its very finest. Marvel at steep mountain cliffs surrounding the deep waters of the Fiord. View incredible scenery, wildlife, mammals & waterfalls from the comfort of your vessel the Southern Secret. There is opportunity to Fish & Kayak as conditions allow. Luncheon, Evening Meal & Breakfast are included. Maximum of 5 couples or 12 – guests per night.

Book now, as space is limited we recommend you book early to secure your cruise and avoid disappointment. To book your overnight cruise on Doubtful Sound – please phone, email or click here to visit our secure online booking engine to reserve your cruise.

We offer three cabin types for your Doubtful Sound Overnight Cruise

Doubtful Sound Overnight

Highlights of our Doubtful Sound / Patea Overnight Cruise

*weather permitting

Overnight Cruises on-board Southern Secret, operated by Fiordland Cruises

Cruise the fiords of Doubtful Sound, sightseeing and exploring the history and splendor, pause at features for photographs and to observe marine mammals, cast a line for fishing, and check the crayfish traps. Activities on-board can include fishing, kayaking, mammal watching and star gazing on clear evenings. Wildlife often sighted in Doubtful Sound may include dolphins, penguins, seals and sea birds.

Experience the raw beauty of Doubtful Sound Overnight; nature in its most pristine form. See piercing mountain peaks, deep valleys, rivers that turn into waterfalls and ancient glacier carved fiords. Fiordland Cruises invite you to join your hosts for a personalized and relaxed Doubtful Sound Overnight.

Doubtful Sound Overnight Season: September – May each year. Bookings open now for 2019/20 & 2020/21 seasons.

Click here to view availability for your Doubtful Sound Overnight Cruise. Book today as space is limited to 5 Cabins and cruises are filling fast!