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Milford Sound Scenic Flights

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Over the Alps to Milford Sound... one of the world's best scenic flights. Milford Sound Scenic Flights operate daily from Queenstown and Milford Sound, including coach, helicopter and cruise options.
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Queenstown Airport, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
+64 3-442 3065
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Simply outstanding got a weather window after re-scheduling, was worth the cost, the flight through the mountains with snow covered peaks was stunning and the cruise well organised, well recommended. Unfortunately due to windy weather Jet Boat ride was cancelled, but will book again when...More

Thank bellgerard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly, 40% of flights are cancelled due to bad weather (as advised by staff at the airport), so you need to be aware that your chosen day may not be the day you fly. This can be a positive, as you are pretty much guaranteed...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've done this sightseeing tour twice -- once with the boatride, once just via the air. If you haven't otherwise done the boat ride, do it. If you've already done it, the flight is well worth it. Hope for good weather (though they won't fly...More

Thank GlennDetrick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This trip/experience was so well organised there was no waiting around for our flight or boat. The flight over was spectacular and our pilot Simon was just amazing. The boat trip through Milford was just breathtaking and so informative. The picnic lunch that we purchased...More

Thank Naya_2262
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I am a local professional guide in this area and recently took this trip with Milford Sound Scenic Flights from Queenstown to Milford Sound return. If you are looking for a package that gives you the very best in this extremely special and unique part...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 8 September 2018

This is a great trip. The flights from quenstown to milford sound and then milford sound to glenorchy were out of this world. Our pilot nadia was enthusiatic cheerful and vety skilled. As we flew between peaks of mountains i felt very very safe. The...More

Thank Jeneeeh
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This is the best place I had visited with beautiful scenic views...we had taken the cruise tour it was superb...never seen such a beautiful scenes....I will surely go again to this place...

Thank FoodW3
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We were booked into the flight, Cruise and jet boat ride on the one day, but it was cancelled due to poor visibility at Milford Sound. So we just did the Dart river jet boat ride (see previous review), we were lucky to have better...More

Thank juzcruizin
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This was an experience of a lifetime. We were unlucky with weather and were cancelled three times before we were finally able to fly. The staff were really great with explaining why we were cancelled and getting us booked to the next day at a...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 24 August 2018

I had visited Milford Sound already however the scenic flight was a totally different experience! Flight over Queenstown, the Mount Aspiring National Park and Milford Sound was amazing! The scenery was beautiful and as the plane is very small, not one is fighting for the...More

Thank Drey T
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26 August 2017|
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Response from Sheltiegal | Reviewed this property |
We went in May and we were in Queenstown for three nights. I can safely say to fly in to Milford sound... do the boat tour and fly back the same afternoon. It is not worth the bus trip. Milford Air was who we used and it... More
13 June 2017|
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Response from RPRedman | Reviewed this property |
We were cancelled for bad weather in the summer (January) but we just waited and it was out of this world so just do it weather permitting.....highlight of our holiday
1 October 2016|
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Response from TotallyTourism | Property representative |
Many thanks for your question. We have plenty of space for Campervans in our carpark and we also offer complimentary transfers from all central Queenstown Accommodation providers. Please let us know if you need anything... More