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RealNZ - Milford Sound Coach & Cruise ex Queenstown

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Take a spectacular journey into Milford by luxury coach before exploring the stunning Milford Sound by cruise!

Highlights

  • Relaxing scenic coach road along Milford Road with plenty of photo stops
  • Cruise the full length of the Fiord on board a spacious vessel
  • Spacious viewing decks and indoor lounges for great photo opportunities
  • Get right up next to waterfalls and spot local wildlife such as dolphins and seals

Prepare to soak up the beauty and grandeur of what has been called the "eighth wonder of the world" with RealNZ.

Departing from either Queenstown on-board a luxury coach, sit back, relax and take in the stunning location on one of the most scenic drives in New Zealand along Milford Road, while enjoying on-board commentary and various photo stops along the way.

Upon reaching Milford, you'll take a relaxing cruise on board the spacious vessel which boasts fantastic outdoor decks and indoor lounges specifically designed to optimise your viewing experience.

To ensure you experience the very best of Milford Sound on the day, your knowledgeable skipper has planned each trip based on the weather and recent wildlife sightings. As we cruise the full length of the Fiord you'll witness the majestic beauty of Milford first hand while we cruise right up close to grand waterfalls and sheer rock faces, and discover local wildlife such as dolphins, seals and, in season, the rare Fiordland crested penguins.

Enjoy the relaxing scenic journey back on the coach to your accommodation.

Snacks and drinks are available to purchase during your cruise (cash only) or you are welcome to bring a picnic along to enjoy.

Adult $179.00 (16+ years)
Child $85.00 (5 - 15 years)
Infant $0.00 (0 - 4 years)

What's included

  • Coach transfers
  • Milford Sound cruise
  • Milford Sound Levy

Duration

  • Allow approximately 12 hours for the whole experience

Location

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Notes

  • Please Note: the vessel used in Milford Sound is interchangeable between both the Milford Haven and the Milford Mariner. All inclusions will still apply.

    Pickups Queenstown: Please select your pick up location from the default locations as you proceed to checkout. The default pickup locations from Queenstown are 1) RealNZ Visitor Centre, Steamer Wharf, 88 Beach Street OR 2) Frankton Bus Shelter (Terminus), SH6 Kingston Road, Frankton, Queenstown (near to the BP petrol station roundabout). Also include your accommodation name so that we know where you are staying, as it is possible your accommodation appears on our free pick up list. Any changes to your booking will be shown on the RealNZ email confirmation.

  • Check In: Please check in a minimum of 30 minutes prior to departure.

Available Bookings from 08 Aug to 14 Aug 2022

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Mon 8 Aug
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Sat 13 Aug
Sun 14 Aug

  • Adult$159.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$85.00
  • Infant Free

  • Adult$159.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$85.00
  • Infant Free

  • Adult$159.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$85.00
  • Infant Free

  • Adult$159.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$85.00
  • Infant Free

  • Adult$179.00
  • Child$85.00
  • Infant Free

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

4.9

37 reviews

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Bronwyn Going from New Zealand wrote on 27 July 2020

Incredible!

What an incredible trip. Amazing scenery, wildlife and a great driver, Brian. Very easy to book through bookme and confirmation came from Real Journeys very quickly. From start to finish everything ran very smoothly. I understand it’s tough for operators at the moment, but what an incredible opportunity for New Zealanders to get out and see NZ without the hoards of tourists. We went pretty much the whole journey with very little traffic and had the Milford Sound cruise limited to a couple of boats. Us and one other. Saw Kea on the way in and on the Sound there were dolphins and seals. The weather was great - misty clouds adding to the atmosphere And the water calm. Lots of waterfalls after all the rain the previous week. Just breath taking. You must do this trip if you can.

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loum1 from New Zealand wrote on 04 October 2020

Milford sound

We had an awesome experience. Our driver Jill is a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

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Sarah Reed from New Zealand wrote on 06 August 2022

Fantastic day!

Great day out, fantastic experience and great tour overall. Good value for money.

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hangc1 from New Zealand wrote on 18 July 2022

Awesome experience

What an awesome experience to Milford sound, the views during the whole way have impressed me a lot. Brian has been very knowledgeable and experienced guide, which has brought so much fun to this whole trip! The fish and chips on the cruise was really good as well! Definitely worth to go!

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daphnel4 from Australia wrote on 13 July 2022

The best experience in NZ

An amazing trip with local guides :D!!

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    Child 5 - 15 years

      Infant * 0 - 4 years

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