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Join JUCY Cruise Milford Sound and enjoy the scenic boat cruise experience of a lifetime. Begin the day with one of the world's most stunning drives and the ultimate in New Zealand roadies! Follow up your journey with a cruise on Milford Sound that...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I took this tour with the bus ride from Queenstown, boat cruise, and bus ride back to Queenstown. Our guide on the bus was Heli. She was such a funny, energetic, and knowledgeable person. She definitely made the adventure so much more special. I wish...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NayHob
jucylucy_11, Manager at JUCY Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi NayHob, Amazing review! Thanks! We love that you loved the trip to Milford Sound with JUCY Cruise. We love sharing this amazing experience. Thanks to great staff like Heli and Johno we know the experience will be enjoyable and memorable. Thanks for the feedback...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Milford Sound in appalling weather was absolutely fantastic. A wonderful experience. The ‘package’ of the whole trip was made by the Jucy Lucy driver/guide, Simon, whose extensive knowledge, great attitude, attention to every passenger made the journey there and back outstanding. We learned so much....More

Thank Kate M
jucylucy_11, Manager at JUCY Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

HI Kate, Thanks for your review! We love that you loved Milford and we agree that even in bad weather it is a fantastic experience. Great to hear you liked Simon, he's a long term local with strong experience and knowledge. All the best for...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

So I joined a Jucy Cruise Day->Cruise->Day trip as part of a bigger tour around the South Island with my amazing Haka Tours group. From the minute the six of us jumped on the Jucy Cruise coach from it's first stop in Queenstown, we knew...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Enderboi
jucylucy_11, Manager at JUCY Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Thanks for your great review! We love that you loved every aspect of the trip! So much happens during the day trip to Milford from Queenstown and it makes our day to hear you enjoy every bit of it. Well done for venturing into...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well where do we start. We got picked up outside our hotel and on time and Simon our driver was friendly and very knowledgeable and knew of all the good places to stop for great photo opportunities we were never rushed everything was at a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 647robbiem
jucylucy_11, Manager at JUCY Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Robbie, Wow, thank you for such a positive review! We love that you loved your experience in Milford Sound with JUCY Cruise. All the best with your travels, JUCY Cruise.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I’m not a huge fan of tourist destinations cause I don’t like being in crowds of people cause it takes away from the scenery, I think most people feel this. So was super chuffed when we got on the boat (which was on time)...More

Thank nicolagF3465MJ
jucylucy_11, Guest Relations Manager at JUCY Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nicola, Thank you for cruising Milford Sound the JUCY way, and for sharing your wonderful feedback with us. Unfortunately the secret is out that Milford Sound is one of the most spectacular locations in New Zealand (if not the world!) and so it tends...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We got picked up by a big tour bus and were on our way. The best scenery was on the long bus ride. I took tons of pics. You drive by this huge lake that was very beautiful. At Te Aneu, you stop and can...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank twinkles200000
jucylucy_11, Guest Relations Manager at JUCY Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia Ora, Thank you for joining our JUCY Gem tour, and for sharing your wonderful feedback with us. We couldn't agree more that the journey to Milford Sound is just as spectacular as the mighty fiord itself. It's hard to pick a winner between the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I selected the Juicy coach & cruise option via the Bookme site and what a fabulous day. It started at the 6am pickup and finished after 5pm with pickup and drop-off for us from the frankton bus terminal - which was super handy!! We had...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank helenw-Wellywood2000
jucylucy_11, Guest Relations Manager at JUCY Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Helen, Thanks for joining our JUCY Sunriser day tour from Queenstown, and for sharing your super feedback with us. So glad you enjoyed your trip! Those who can drag themselves out of bed at the crack of dawn are certainly rewarded with uncrowded photo...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide Douglas was born a short drive from the sound, and was loaded with information. He has a strong conservation background so he knows the land and is very informative. The trip through the sound is a once in a lifetime experience I would...More

Thank 479tims
jucylucy_11, Guest Relations Manager at JUCY Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Tim, Thanks for joining our JUCY Zest tour to Milford Sound and for sharing your lovely feedback with us! We are delighted you were wowed by the commentary, the scenery and the experience in general. We count ourselves pretty lucky that operate in this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I jumped on the Jucy premium bus from Frankston bus terminal (great option for those staying out of Queenstown e.g. Arrowtown - free parking too!). Brandon Mackay was our guide and he was fantastic! I get motion sick and this was noted on my paperwork...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BeckAnnie
jucylucy_11, Guest Relations Manager at JUCY Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Beck, Thanks for joining our JUCY Gem tour to Milford Sound, and for sharing your awesome feedback with us! We're so thrilled you had such a blast with Brendan. He is a very popular member of our super JUCY crew and, as you said,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked in the Uk were picked up at our hotel, about 15 minutes later than stated. The bus wasn’t full our driver guide was Simon he was very knowledgable but the other bus occupants were a little apathetic, some didn’t even get off until...More

Thank 186400Caroline
jucylucy_11, Guest Relations Manager at JUCY Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Caroline, Thanks for joining our JUCY Zest tour from Te Anau, and for taking the time to share your lovely feedback with us. Thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Simon! He is somewhat of a Fiordland expert, and brimming with local...More

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447MichelleB
13 September 2018|
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Response from jucylucy_11 | Property representative |
Hi Michelle, Thanks for a great question! When we have a full day road closure, we will give customers the opportunity to reschedule their cruise to another day, or the option to receive a full refund. If we have a half... More
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annlisec
12 June 2018|
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Response from gavinr7 | Reviewed this property |
After your booking, you will be taken to a pickup page... various pickups mainly bus stops. select your pickup place which will in turn tell you time of pick up.. Returning coach will drop you to same place, or they can... More
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fabulousboo90
8 June 2018|
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Response from jucylucy_11 | Property representative |
Thank you Gavin for your answer. Spot on! Stirling Waterfall is a highlight of the Milford Sound experience. Because both our boats have large open decks at the front, we will get you up, close and personal with pure water... More
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