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Milford Sound Scenic Flights

Queenstown, New Zealand
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About Milford Sound Scenic Flights
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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Milford Sound Sightseeing Cruise with Scenic Round-Trip Flight from Queenstown

It's an undisputed fact that the best views of New Zealand's scenery are achieved from the air. Experience unparalleled views of Fiordland National Park on a round-trip scenic flight from Queenstown to Milford Sound. From your window seat, listen to the pilot’s commentary as you peer out over striking mountain peaks, lakes, and waterfalls. Plus, get an up-close glimpse on a cruise from Mitre Peak to the Tasman Sea.
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5 hours
from US$284.58

Milford Sound Coach, Cruise and Flight Sightseeing Tour from Queenstown

Explore the Milford Sound on a full-day tour from Queenstown with a combination of a scenic coach ride, 2-hour sightseeing cruise, and return flight over the pristine mountain wilderness.
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8 hours 30 minutes
from US$427.97

Milford Sound Scenic Flight from Queenstown

The UNESCO-listed landscapes of Milford Sound are even more spectacular from above. Take to the skies on a 1-hour and 20-minute round-trip flight from Queenstown; spot natural wonders such as Mitre Peak and Bowen Falls from the air; and enjoy unbeatable aerial views of the mountains, lakes and fjords of the Fiordland National Park.
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1 hour
from US$218.74

Mt Cook Fly Heli-Hike Fly from Queenstown

The mighty Aoraki/Mount Cook is New Zealand’s highest mountain and lies at the heart of the Southern Alps. On this tour, soar through the Alps on a helicopter, admire spectacular aerial views of Tasman Glacier Lake, and touchdown at a remote high-altitude location. Accompanied by an experienced guide, set out on a thrilling glacier hike, using crampons and glacier boots to tackle the rugged terrain.
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7 hours 30 minutes
from US$1,016.88

Milford Sound to Queenstown Return Scenic Flight

Get sweeping views of the South Island of New Zealand during a 40-minute scenic flight from Milford Sound to Queenstown. The one-way flight offers an aerial perspective on the Southern Alps, Lake Wakatipu, Sutherland Falls, and Milford Track. When your pilot gently lands at Queenstown airport, a driver transfers you to your hotel.
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40 minutes
from US$219.47
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deborahdO4528WT wrote a review 4 May
3 contributions2 helpful votes
Had an awesome day with our pilot James - confident, professional and knowledgeable regarding fiordland and the Milford Sound. Will be recommending him definitely.
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Julia S wrote a review 1 May
Whakatane, New Zealand6 contributions
We would like to thank Katie for being our pilot on Wednesday the 28th April she was marvellous and very informative thank you to the company especially our lovely driver
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Date of experience: April 2021
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JiaYee82 wrote a review Apr 2021
Auckland Central, New Zealand83 contributions16 helpful votes
Magnificent scenic flight, especially with different return route; this is quite simply an unforgettable experience, somehow generating closeness and intimacy with these forbidding mountain peaks. Have flown into Queenstown on a number of commercial flights, but even after these inspiring arrivals the scenic flight was a wonderful treat. Pilot Peter seemed knowledgeable and gave a good commentary. The excitement of the landing at Milford it is hard to beat, but (Jucy) cruise is fine, with some awe-inspiring up-closes to the rock cliffs and waterfalls, and comfortable boat. Ok commentary but jokes wear thin after a while, and sometimes hard to hear what was being said. Then another flight....just wonderful. So glad we did this.
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Steve R wrote a review Apr 2021
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Friendly and great service, Katie was an excellent pilot and host. Our family loved the whole experience
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Jan1060 wrote a review Apr 2021
34 contributions20 helpful votes
We had an amazing time. The scenery was incredible on the flight to Milford and then the cruise with Juicy was fantastic. Certainly would recommend this to see some amazing scenes and the service was great. Thank you Terri and all the team.
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