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Go Orange offers you rip-roaring great value outdoor adventures in NZ. Raft, kayak, ski, cycle, cruise and more!
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Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose Go Orange because of the smaller boats and the chance to have a more intimate experience on the water. Kat from Real Journeys drove us from Manapouri across to the station to pick up the bus that went over to Doubtful Sound. Dan...More

Thank AubreyHord
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great day exploring Manapouri Lake and Doubtful Sound with GoOrange. The trip was early in the season (October) and they did a special weekend trip. Yeah! We chose this outfit because they run smaller and more intimate trips (40 people or less). We couldn’t handle...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We had a wonderful experience with Go Orange cruise to Milford Sound. Breakfast was provided hot (bacon bun and orange juice) and the boat ride was super smooth. Guide explained all the necessary information and we even got to see some seal and two waterfalls...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Awesome trip from te anau to Milford sound. Ben exhibited excellent driving skills and wonderful commentary. The go orange team was very hospitable and Milford sound was breathtaking. Wonderful trip and we’ll showcased by the team.

Thank sneha s
Reviewed 15 May 2018

It's a long day (Pick up 9am Te Anau...drop off 5.30pm) It involves bus to Manapouri,boat across the lake,scenic bus ride(22k) on dirt road to join the main tourist boat for 3 hour tour of the sound..The boat captain was obviously an expert on the...More

Thank john241Caloundra
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Want to say a huge thank you to the staff at Go Orange all were super friendly and helpful with heaps of knowledge about the area. Had booked the Milford Magic trip which included the kayak and cruise but unfortunately the kayak part go cancelled...More

Thank Alice Z
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We cruised both Sounds on consecutive days. They are different. The Doubtful Sound cruise is almost a whole day affair. The boat trip across Lake Manapouri is followed by a 40 min bus ride to the Sound. The boat trip on the Sound is 3...More

Thank Bijal S
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We were picked up in front of the Cardrona Alpine Resort Store locates at 39 Camp Street near the intersection of Beach Street at 6:40 AM by a Go Orange bus. Go Orange is owned by the same company that owns Real Journeys. Our driver,...More

Thank LibbyH1
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

We did the dinner cruise fish and chips were yummmo. Hot drinks and snacks available but cash only. Friendly staff. Great captian (can't remember name Dave?). Stand our front and let yourself get soaked in the waterfalls you only live once. Pictures just don't do...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

The trip is in itself amazing and even in bad weather is spectacular. We had half rain and half sun and the advantage of this was that the waterfalls were more spectacular. I have given a 4 star and this is not for the scenery...More

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