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Milford Sound Cruise

By: Go Orange
Highlights
  • Learn about the Milford Sound from onboard guided commentary

  • See the spectacular landscape, wildlife, mountains, and waterfalls

  • Cruise past Mitre Peak

Milford Sound Cruise
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2 hour Milford Sound Cruise
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Overview

Float on the waters of the incredible Milford Sound during this short, guided cruise. One of New Zealand’s most iconic places, this fiord is where you’ll see mountains covered in vegetation, the imposing Mitre Peak and stunning Stirling Falls. Take a seat on one of the boat’s beanbag deck chairs and take in the once-in-a-lifetime view.

What to Expect

Once you're on board you will be introduced to your crew and after a short safety briefing the adventure will begin. With a 2 hour tour time you will enjoy a scenic cruise around the fiord with relaxed commentary. Your skipper will show you the unforgettable sights of Mitre Peak, Anita Bay, Stirling Falls and so much more. 

You will have plenty of space to roam around; the boat capacity is set to half its full potential and with indoor and outdoor seating you'll have a comfortable journey no matter the weather. For those who want to get a full tour of the vessel, there is an open wheelhouse policy so you're welcome to visit your skipper and say hello.

After 2 hours your skipper will bring you back to the Milford Sound Terminal where your journey began. 

Reviews (26)
1 - 5 of 26 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Splendid view, no snacks as advertised

Tickets were purchased via book.me and collected the physical boarding passes at the Milford Sound tourist information centre. Totally fuss free. The cruise we boarded was on loan from another company. Not sure if that is the reason but there is no complimentary snacks as...More

Thank Porkfloss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Full day trip to Milford Sound

Our bus driver Bob picked us up outside our hotel at 6.25am. After further stops we headed to Te Anau (about 2 hours) for a coffee break and then it was off to Milford Sound (about 3 hours) with a couple of photo stops along...More

Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 3 September 2018
Milford Sound coach and cruise

This tour was long but worth it. Our driver Ngaire made the long trip enjoyable. She was very knowledgable and such a funny lady that kept the bus entertained and laughing the whole trip which made the trip home fun. Especially travelling with teenagers who...More

3  Thank Alisha M
Reviewed 20 August 2018
Great cruise, friendly staff and stunning views!

I did the cruise with my family and we loved it! The staff were very kind and explained about the animals and the views during the cruise. It was a very great time with my family!

Thank FernandaC2918
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile
Awesome Place to Explore and it’s really Heaven

Milford Sound Cruise is awesome place to explore and it’s really Heaven. We booked the tickets thru Go Orange from Queenstown to Milford Valley and Tour Advisor/Bus Conductor Mr Bob is very professional guide who explained very well starting from Queenstown till Cruise and he...More

Thank srinivashr_a
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Jen B
6 May 2018|
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Response from jruss93 | Reviewed this property |
I think it was a 4 hr bus ride from city centre of Queenstown. Multiple options with thee guys but you can get one with the bus trip included which is recommended.
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Yuh Chyi L
6 April 2018|
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Response from Excursion291011 | Reviewed this property |
You go in a motor coach (tourist bus) from and to Queenstown and Milford Sound. Very comfortable Also the driver provides good information about the area.
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