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Milford Sound Full-Day Tour from Queenstown

Highlights
  • Get more value for your money by combining a coach tour and a cruise
  • Travel light, as buffet lunch and breakfast stop (for purchase) included
  • Live commentary on board bus and boat gives you in-depth information
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Milford Sound Full-Day Tour from Queenstown
From US$162.21
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Tour & Buffet Lunch
Mildford Sounds and Fiordland National Park full-day tour. Departing Queenstown. Includes Mildford Sound sightseeing cruise and buffet lunch of international dishes.
US$162.21
Overview
Combine a luxury coach tour through Fiordland National Park and a catamaran cruise on Milford Sound on this full-day tour from Queensland. Leave the logistics to your guide and simply focus on taking in the views through the UNESCO-listed national park and the cruise past Mitre Peak. All of your needs are taken care of, with a buffet lunch and door-to-door hotel transportation provided.
What to Expect
Simply roll out of bed for early morning pickup at your Queenstown hotel. With the navigation, driving, and logistics handled, snooze or gaze at the Remarkables or the shore of Lake Wakatipu. Make a brief stop at Te Anau to purchase optional morning tea and breakfast.

Disembark at UNESCO-listed Fiordland National Park, home to the photo-worthy Mirror Lakes. Continue through Hollyford Valley, Homer Tunnel, and Cleddau Valley with its scenic river.

At Milford Sound, transfer to the catamaran and find a seat on the deck or in the cabin.

Cruise past Mitre Peak while listening to live commentary from your guide about the sound’s formation. Look for fur seals, penguins, pods of dolphins, and bird life, and learn about these animals’ biology and behavior from your guide. Enjoy a buffet lunch on the boat.

Relax and enjoy the bus ride on the way back to your departure point.
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1 - 5 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great day!

This is a great way to see Milford Sound with a narrated drive there. Greg is a great driver and tour guide. I ended up saying yes to the flight home on Milford Air. I highly recommend both experiences.

Thank Pippy_the_traveler
Reviewed 11 July 2018
wonderful experience

We drove ourselves to Milford Sound...the view was nice so we stopped several times and took pictures. Milford Sound was wonderful

Thank ErnaD
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile
Nice view

This tour started from Queenstown, so it is easy to access the meeting place. Also, there are a lot of cars on the way to Milford Sound... I recommend you had better join this tour if you are not getting used to driving.

Thank Ayame A
Reviewed 11 April 2018
Long drive and rains a lot

They don't tell you it rains over 300 days in Milford Sound. It is very long drive to and from Milford Sound from your hotel. Some of the scenery on the bus ride is good going to Milford Sound, but the straight 5 hour drive...More

5  Thank 666dennist
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile
Amazing

We did the Milford Sound bus/Cruise day trip thru Great Sights and our driver/host being Erik who was just absolutely amazing. He was SO knowledgeable about the area. Very relaxing day, but the smorgasbord lunch was very disappointing. Thoroughly recommend this trip BEAUTIFUL!!

2  Thank Sharon T
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