Glenorchy Islands Safari
Pig, Pigeon and Tree Islands
The Islands on Lake Wakatipu have played a significant part in this areas diverse history. They are now an important natural reserve surrounded by the breathtaking mountainous backdrop of the Southern Alps.
This safari launches from the shores near Glenorchy. A short paddle across the lake will take you to a secluded beach on either Pigeon or Pig Island. View Map.
- Easy 45 minute paddle across Lake Wakatipu. (Same paddle time back).
- Guided walk through Island's beech forest.
- Photograph endangered bird life including New Zealand Weka.
- Refreshments on the beach.