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Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9679, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing and beautiful. Definitely has the wow factor. The boat trip was the best. The scenery is fantastic. Our guide was good giving out all the information. #milfordmariner. The information centre and cafe was good with nice food. A lovely part of new Zealand's South...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Julie A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

No guesses that it's a must if you are touring South Island. There are several ways to go there but the best one is to drive for the sheer beauty you come throughout the drive. The only risk of driving there is that the only...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ozzy-Kunnu
Reviewed yesterday

Sailed through the Milford Sound, amazing. The weather here can be quite unpredictable, so we were blessed to have this amazing weather. Nature at its best.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank paulc19642017
Reviewed yesterday

We took the combination cruise and kayak tour. Thankfully, the weather was unseasonably snowy and cold the day we were originally scheduled, but we were able to shift it one day later. What a difference a day makes! It was cool, but sunny. The cruise...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 2pt71828
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked with southern discovery. The crew was friendly and collection of booked meals was easy as the meals were prepacked. There is also free water, milk and coffee on board. We had the chance to get very close to a waterfall which was a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 264gweny
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was on top of our list to do.It takes about 5..5hrs to reach from Auckland .I personally found it to be over hyped ..just the first 15 minutes seem to be attractive but then it gets very boring ..

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rikz007
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Milford Sounds is a breathtaking part of the world. The day I visited was a clear sunny day but quit windy. I can recommend a visit in this great nature

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank G1923JTpeterm
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A definite must if you are traveling South of the Island. You will not regret it. It's absolutely breathtaking. We were awestruck by the beauty of it all. The Dolphins are amazing to watch. The Falls are loud and the whole experience has you totally...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank januarygracecoutet
Reviewed 5 days ago

Took Glacier Helicopter to the Mildford Sound and did a boat ride into the sounds. Breathtaking views, gorgeous waterfalls and the color of the water is incredible. We were able to see some dolphins and seals as well, bonus. Wouldn't want to miss if I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank laurenkV1055YJ
Reviewed 5 days ago

Awesome Milford Sound is a must do on anybody's tour around the south of NZ. If it's raining you get wonderful waterfalls, and if it's sunny you get gorgeous clear views. The trip in itself is one continuous scenic tour.

Date of experience: October 2018
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8 December 2018|
Response from PunitM_12 | Reviewed this property |
It is approximately a 3hrs drive from Dunedin so working backwards with what you want to do, would suggest you leave Dunedin by 6 am and maximise your day. You will be able to do both the activities also there will be less... More
11 October 2018|
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Response from wrafael_santos | Reviewed this property |
There i no wifi on board the vessels. The views are fantastic. Enjoy the cruise and disconnect.
24 September 2018|
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Response from leemo2016 | Reviewed this property |
Lots of parking and a short walk down ... very easy