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Sunriser Classic Sea Kayaking Trip from Milford Sound provided by Rosco's Milford Kayaks

Sunriser Classic Sea Kayaking Trip from Milford Sound

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2 adults
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Active travelers will love the chance to kayak through spectacular Milford Sound without the worry about getting lost. Your guide shows you to the best spots with the most impressive views, and tells you all about the nature of the area. Keen photographers will especially enjoy this tour, as there are chances to capture waterfalls and wildlife. Suitable for those with a moderate fitness level.
  • All necessary kayaking gear, including a dry bag, is included
  • An ideal tour for travelers who enjoy exercising and they travel
  • Get away from the busy tour boats on your own wilderness adventure
  • Kayaking with a guide means you can just focus on paddling yourself, not navigating
Important Information
Departure Point
75 Deepwater Basin Road, Fiordland National Park 9679, New Zealand
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • We kit you out with all the specialist paddling gear you need, including a buoyancy aid, spray skirt, spray jacket, thermals, a fleece, poggies (like gloves but better), a dry bag for your camera... and, of course, a quality sea kayak with a foot-operated rudder!
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Jade wrote a review Sep 2020
Christchurch, New Zealand9 contributions1 helpful vote
Scotty and JD were awesome guides. We ended up on a "private tour" with Scotty as it was just my partner and myself booked in for the 4 hour kayak tour. Scotty had great banter, good jokes and was very knowledgeable about Milford Sound and Fiordland in general (history, myths
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Date of experience: September 2020
Dorota BJ wrote a review Apr 2020
Munkebo, Denmark250 contributions34 helpful votes
We were lucky our trip was not cancelled after Milford Road being damaged and closed.They made the best of a bad situation with closed road. Maybe we misread the description as we assumed we will kayak much further and cruise back.. Guide was nice, good instructions and stories
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Date of experience: March 2020
Sara wrote a review Apr 2020
Albertson, New York14 contributions1 helpful vote
Very organized group. They provided thermals as well as the rest of the kayaking equipment that we needed. Remember to be water shoes or the like as they do not provide that. They picked us up at the hotel and took us five minutes down the road to the put in place. The woman
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Date of experience: March 2020
Young B wrote a review Mar 2020
1 contribution
We were a group of 3 and I let the other 2 team up and I went with a stranger. Worst kayaking experience ever. This "stranger" did no work at all, holding on to the paddle like a tea cup. I basically had to paddle for both of us all the way through. Completely ruined the
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Date of experience: February 2020
Brenda K wrote a review Feb 2020
25 contributions1 helpful vote
Brilliant trip on a stunning day, one out of the box. Surrounded in beauty. Knowledgeable and friendly guide. Well run activity and plenty of information regarding safety and equipment. Will so recommend to others to get up early and capture the morning light.
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Date of experience: January 2020
About the operator

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By: Rosco's Milford Kayaks
The only way to see magnificent Milford Sound
Being out on one of our national treasures - Milford Sound - with no one else on the water is simply a dream come t
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Get in touch with Milford
Paddling Milford is one of those 'wow' moments in life. You appreciate the size of the mounts, and how small we are
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Fun day in Fiordland
Ollie was our tour guide and he was the absolute best! He answered all our questions regarding the Fiords as well a
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We did the Stirling Sunrise paddle which included a water taxi out and a one way paddle back to our launch point.
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Brittney B
Wonderful experience with skilled guides
I am traveling solo through NZ and this kayak tour was recommended to me by a friend. I’m not an expert kayaker but
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Fantastic experience!
So good!! Kayaking through Milford Sounds was probably our favourite experience in New Zealand. We went on the day
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Best way to enjoy Milford Sound
We met Ollie as our driver guide and then Maddie as our kayaking guide. They were amazingly friendly and they took
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Caitlin H
A great tick off my bucket list
My partner and I did the Stirling Sunriser kayak and had the most amazing time! Monty, our guide, was really person
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Unforgettable experience!
We had a fantastic time kayaking for a half day. Maddy and Damon were awesome guides - lots of knowledge and great
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Rad experience!!
Had an absolutely amazing day out on the water exploring Milford sound by kayak! Would recommend the sunriser class
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Sander S
Very safe and fun trip
My family of four had a fantastic trip with Damon, he was very informative and reassuring regards to safety and com
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Jörg T
Good tour on Milfotd Sound
The picking up from TeAnau Holiday park went smoothly an on the drive to and from Milford zsound therecwere loads o
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Stirling Sunriser tour with new friends!
If you have kayaking experience, go on this tour! It was a little bit of a workout, but the views were absolutely
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Absolutely brilliant experience
I was sceptical and anxious but it was absolutely brilliant. I had never kayaked before and Damon did a fabulous jo
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Awesome Trip (Kayak + Hike). Brilliant Guide. Take Spray for Sandflies!
We did the kayaking trip combined with a hike. DJ was our guide - he smashed it! Very patient with us kayaking novi
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Key Details
  • Rosco's Milford Kayaks
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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