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Fly Fiordland

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52 Town Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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Return flight and cruise at Milford Sound

This trip was the highlight of our five week tour of New Zealand. Luck was on our side with a bit... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
Peter E
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
Wow! Must do

Flew back from Milford over doubtful and back to Te Anu Flight was relaxing and felt very safe with... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
morecambewilkies
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Scenic flight tour of Doubtful Sound and Milford Sound with informative commentary and friendly pilot/guides.
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  • Very good2%
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“great pilot” (5 reviews)
“small plane” (4 reviews)
“dusky sound” (4 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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52 Town Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

This trip was the highlight of our five week tour of New Zealand. Luck was on our side with a bit of cloud in Te Anau but clear blue skies over Milford Sound. The flight out was a bit bumpy but Shaun,our pilot, warned us...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Flew back from Milford over doubtful and back to Te Anu Flight was relaxing and felt very safe with pilot Shaun ( I can be a bit nervous of flying generally) The price could of been much more and I would still say to do...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

We cruised Doubtful Sound. We cruised Milford Sound. We helicoptered over Mt, Cook and the Fox Glacier and the Franz Josef Glacier, but NONE of those came close to our flight with Fly Fjordland. Part of the success of this flight was our pilot, Rob....More

Thank wijram
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

We had the most amazing Fly-cruise-Fly experience over Milford Sound. Our other Milford Sound tour with Real Journeys had been cancelled a few days prior due to bad weather and we were lucky to get a last minute booking with Fly Fiordland. In retrospect we...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful experience this trip turned out to be. My wife was a reluctant flyer, but our pilot Shaun could not have been more considerate and reassuring. Throughout the trip over both Dusky and Doubtful Sounds, he continually monitored her reactions to the experience,...More

Thank Rob W
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Nice journey with a nice pilot (Shawn). We were lucky to enjoy great weather which helped as well. Not overpriced.

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Reviewed 25 December 2017

My husband and I had an outstanding flight with captain Robert. We were blessed with a beautiful day and had the opportunity to fly over both the Dusky Sound and the Doubtful Sound which was incredible!

Thank SwedishVagabond
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

We had just finished a cruise on Milford Sound on a spectacular day and had the opportunity to fly back to Te Anau over the Fiordland mountains and passes and lakes. Natalie, our pilot, provided a fabulous commentary. What a way to see some of...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

The highlight of our recent South Island family holiday (2A + 2C) was the Milford Sound fly-cruise-fly option with Fly Fiordland. They arranged everything and we had excellent service from Shaun who escorted us from the Milford airport to the cruise terminal. A great option...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Thank you Nardia for this amazing flight. We did the long fly to Doubtful sound in January and it was the best time of our trip in New Zealand. A warm welcome and a great service. We felt very privileged, just the three of us...More

Thank Claire S
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Response from morecambewilkies | Reviewed this property |
We did coach, cruise and fly which I would recommend as you get a few stops and some great picture opportunities. It is a full day trip but worth the time
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