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Milford Explorer

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85 Beach Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Recently ranked as the world's most beautiful place, the Milford Sound is a must-do for those visiting New Zealand's South Island. The Milford Explorer departs Queenstown early and stops at the picturesque Te Anau township on the lake before heading...more
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85 Beach Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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"awesome adventure"
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"boat tour"
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"new zealand"
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"milford sound"
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"dolphins"
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"wildlife"
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"culture"
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"crew"
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We went on the overnight visit to Doubtful Sound on the Fjordland Navigator and it was definitely a highlight of our trip. We were transported from Queenstown via coach bus (a 2-hour ride) to Manapouri, with interesting commentary offered by our bus driver throughout. At...More

Thank Kathleen S
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

It is a great day out, with stops along the was to take in the scenery, take pictures and drink some glacial water, we even managed to see a couple of Kea's! The thing that sets this trip apart is the driver, we had Rick...More

Thank RC88CA22
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

An outstanding day out, we had a great pie in Te Anau before heading toward Milford Sound. We stopped as many times as possible to take in th grand scale of the mountains, the reflections on the ponds, drink some glacial water and the boat...More

Thank Vaughan187
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

I thought it would simply be a bus picking us up in town and taking to Milford Sound and back but I was so wrong. It is great tour! We had an amazing tour guide who taught us a lot about the local history and...More

Thank Kathlyn F
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

I really enjoyed this! This is a must do in New Zealand! The landscape is amazing! The staff was suuper kind and they planned everything

Thank Cristian M
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This trip was perfect. The scenic drive, the boat cruise and the stunning day made it the best NZ experience! Highly recommend.

Thank Shannon G
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

I was sceptical as the weather didn't look that great but it was the best decision I made! The trip there was a little long but was totally worth it! The waterfalls on the cruise as the cascade down the sides were amazing! Would love...More

Thank luvitlow
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

The crew planned this adventure well, rain upon arrival, then when we saw all the waterfalls in their glory, sun, kayaking, excursion on tender. Smooth water made for a great sleep (after a great meal). Fabulous Vistas all the way to Tasman Sea and back...More

Thank babs565
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KiwiExperience, Manager at Milford Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Thanks for the great review. Awesome you had such a good day!!!!

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Reviewed 17 November 2012

This is a must see if you go to New Zealand. Its like experiencing the Grand Canyon if your from the states. The boat tour really gives you an up close experience. The boat was comfortable with large windows. You can sit outside or inside....More

Thank phillip c
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KiwiExperience, Manager at Milford Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Very high praise comparing Milford Sound to the Grand Canyon. Glad you had such a great experience, and thanks for choose Kiwi Experience.

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