Guides and commercial tourism providers

DOC Approved label.

This page lists businesses that have DOC's approval to operate in the areas it manages and can display the DOC Approved label.

What the DOC Approved label means to visitors
How to get DOC's approval for your business

For more information, email docapproved@doc.govt.nz



List these providers by service:

 

Transport

Fiordland Helicopters

Scenic and charter flights in Fiordland National Park.

www.fiordlandhelicopters.co.nz/

Activities:  Scenic flights

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Air Fiordland

Scenic flights and transport to Milford Sound and Fiordland National Park.

www.airfiordland.com

Activities:  Scenic flights

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Real Journeys

Boat cruises in Milford and Doubtful Sound, boat and coach transport, guided walks for Te Anau Glowworm caves, Milford Track and Stewart Island and guided kayaking; Fiordland and Rakiura National Parks, Ulva Island.

www.realjourneys.co.nz

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching ; Boating ; Guided walks ; Kayaking and canoeing ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Jae Cheol Lee

Tour bus to locations in Aoraki/Mount Cook, Lindis Pass, Fox and Franz Josef glaciers, Te Anau, Kawarau Bridge and Fiordland National Park.

charlielee777@hotmail.com

Activities:  Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Fiordland Trips and Tramps

Milford Sound day tours, guided day walks in Fiordland and track transport in Fiordland National Park.

www.tripsandtramps.com

Activities:  Boating ; Guided walks ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Joong Hyeon Hwang

Transport in Fiordland National Park.

yummyboy57@hotmail.com

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Sincere Tours

Transport throughout the South Island.

fta12@xtra.co.nz

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Accommodation

Milford Sound Lodge

Luxury riverside chalets, backpacker style rooms, campervan and tent sites in Milford Sound.

www.milfordlodge.com

Activities:  

Services:  Accommodation

Eglinton Experiences

Accommodation and guided walks at Knobs Flat in Eglinton Valley, Fiordland National Park.

www.knobsflat.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Accommodation ; Guided activities and tours

Fiordland National Park Lodge

Accommodation on the edge of Lake Te Anau.

www.teanau-milfordsound.co.nz

Activities:  

Services:  Accommodation

Guided activities and tours

Air Fiordland

Scenic flights and transport to Milford Sound and Fiordland National Park.

www.airfiordland.com

Activities:  Scenic flights

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Fiordland Wilderness Experiences

Guided sea kayaking in Fiordland National Park, including multi-day trips in Dusky and Doubtful Sound.

www.seakayakfiordland.co.nz

Activities:  Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Pacific Cycle Tours / Chamäleon Reisen

Guided walks and cycling as part of tours throughout New Zealand.

www.globaladventureguide.com

Activities:  Guided walks ; Mountain biking and cycling

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Travel Island Tours

Bus tour to Aoraki/Mount Cook, Kawarau Bridge and Fordland National Park.

tisnz@hotmail.com

Activities:  Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Reiko Pacific Connections

Guided walks departing from Te Anau.

reiko@xtra.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Cruize Milford

Guided cruise of Milford Sound and guided coach trip on Milford Road.

www.jucycruize.co.nz

Activities:  Boating ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Antipodes Travel

Tailor-made tours for independent travellers or group tours within New Zealand.

www.antipodes-travel.com

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nature Quest New Zealand

Guided walks throughout New Zealand.

www.naturequest.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Royal Express Tours

Guided walks throughout the South Island as part of a bus tour.

royalexpress@xtra.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fiordland Helicopters

Scenic and charter flights in Fiordland National Park.

www.fiordlandhelicopters.co.nz/

Activities:  Scenic flights

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Koromiko Trek

Guided walks throughout the South Island and Coromandel.

www.koromikotrek.com

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Jae Cheol Lee

Tour bus to locations in Aoraki/Mount Cook, Lindis Pass, Fox and Franz Josef glaciers, Te Anau, Kawarau Bridge and Fiordland National Park.

charlielee777@hotmail.com

Activities:  Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Sidetracks

Guided walks as part of a tour throughout New Zealand.

www.sidetracks.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Ramblers Worldwide Holidays

Guided walks as part of tours throughout New Zealand.

www.ramblersholidays.co.uk

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Capture New Zealand Photography Tours

Guided walks as part of photography tours around New Zealand.

www.capturenewzealand.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

No 1 Tours

Guided walks as part of a bus tour within the South Island.

no-1tours@hotmail.com

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fiordland Tours

Guided day walks in Fiordland National Park.

www.fiordlandtours.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

True New Zealand Adventures

Guided walks throughout New Zealand as part of a tour.

www.truenewzealand.com

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Once Upon A Trip

Guided walks as part of tours throughout New Zealand.

www.ouatnewzealand.com

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Black Sheep Touring Co

Guided walks as part of small-group and bespoke guided tours of New Zealand.

www.blacksheeptouring.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Rural Discovery Tours/RD Tours

Guided walks as part of tours in the Queenstown, Glenorchy, Catlins and Milford Sound region.

www.rdtours.co.nz

Activities:  Four wheel driving ; Guided walks ; Quad and trail biking

Services:  Guided activities and tours

The Road Trip

Short guided walks in South and North Island.

www.theroadtrip.co.nz/

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Top Tours

Bus tour to Aoraki/Mount Cook, Kawarau Bridge and Fiordland National Park.

jontour@hanmail.net

Activities:  Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Bellbird Tours Limited

Guided bus tours including BBQ lunch to Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park.

www.milford.net.nz

Activities:  Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Off Beat Tours

Guided walks as part of tours throughout the South Island.

www.offbeattours.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Tutoko Outdoor Guides

Guided walks throughout the South Island and booking of DOC huts, as part of tours specialising in Japanese tourists/language.

www.tutokoguides.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Lion International Travel Service Co

Guided walks in Arrowtown, Mount Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks as part of guided tours.

hayleytse@liontravel.com

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fiordland Trips and Tramps

Milford Sound day tours, guided day walks in Fiordland and track transport in Fiordland National Park.

www.tripsandtramps.com

Activities:  Boating ; Guided walks ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Real Journeys

Boat cruises in Milford and Doubtful Sound, boat and coach transport, guided walks for Te Anau Glowworm caves, Milford Track and Stewart Island and guided kayaking; Fiordland and Rakiura National Parks, Ulva Island.

www.realjourneys.co.nz

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching ; Boating ; Guided walks ; Kayaking and canoeing ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Elite Queenstown

Small group, multi day adventure tours of the South Island's most stunning locations.

www.wildernesstravel.com

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Topas Travel

Guided walks throughout the South Island as part of a tour.

www.topas.dk

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Steven Tam

Guided walks as part of bus tours throughout the South Island.

takala888@yahoo.com.tw

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

JCM Destination New Zealand

Guided walks in Fiordland, Mount Aspiring National Parks as part of a tour.

www.jcmdestination.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nouvelle-Zelande Voyages

Guided walks as part of a tour throughout New Zealand.

www.nzvoyages.com

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Jay Tours

Guided walks in Aoraki Mount Cook, Kawarau Bridge, Arthur's Pass and the Paparoa, Westland, Mount Aspiring and Fiordland national parks.

jaytours@msn.com

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Canterbury Trails

Guided day and multi-day walking tours in the South Island.

www.canterburytrails.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Eglinton Experiences

Accommodation and guided walks at Knobs Flat in Eglinton Valley, Fiordland National Park.

www.knobsflat.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Accommodation ; Guided activities and tours

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching ; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

New Zealand Pedaltours

Guided walks as part of bike tours throughout New Zealand.

www.pedaltours.co.nz

Activities:  Guided walks ; Mountain biking and cycling

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Flying Kiwi Wilderness Expeditions

Guided activities as part of adventure tours in the North and South Islands.

www.flyingkiwi.com

Activities:  Kayaking and canoeing ; Mountain biking and cycling ; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Golden Holiday

Guided walks in Aoraki/Mount Cook and Fiordland National Parks as part of lower South Island tours.

benbty@hotmail.com

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Tanken Tours

Guided walking, mountain biking and four wheel driving in South Island locations as part of bus tours.

www.nzwilderness.co.nz

Activities:  Four wheel driving ; Guided walks ; Mountain biking and cycling

Services:  Guided activities and tours

 

Find out more

Weather

Maps

DOC maps: Discover the outdoors - DOC's key places, campsites, tracks and huts, and visitor centres on a map

Learn more

Check, Clean, Dry between waterways and stop the spread of didymo.

Didymo controls in Fiordland National Park

Safety

Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

Alerts for Fiordland places

Contacts

Te Rua-o-te-moko / Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 3 249 7924
Address:   Fiordland National Park
Visitor Centre
Lakefront Drive
Te Anau 9600
Email:   fiordlandvc@doc.govt.nz
Full office details