Milford Sound Coach & Scenic Cruise ex Queenstown
Excursion Includes: Return luxury glass-roofed coach transport from Queenstown to Milford Sound connecting to a Scenic Cruise of the fiord.
On boarding our luxury coach in Queenstown, travel along the shores of Lake Wakatipu and through the rolling countryside to Te Anau. After a short break, the coach continues along the spectacular alpine route of the Milford Road through impressive, awe-inspiring scenery. Considered one of the most beautiful drives in the world, experience this journey in comfort on our exclusive ‘state-of-the-art’ coaches. The only operator providing glass roofed coaches with windows above every seat, enjoy the panoramic views from our theatre style, reclinable seats that are angled outwards to maximise viewing. There are multiple stops along the Milford Road and time for short walks and photo opportunities. Our friendly coach drivers provide commentary throughout the trip.
On reaching Milford Sound, join a spectacular 1 hour 40 minute cruise to the mouth of the fiord on a modern vessel with excellent viewing opportunities. Large windows, spacious decks and comfortable lounges offer uninterrupted views of towering peaks and surging waterfalls. Keep a look out for seals basking on the rocks, dolphins and penguins. Enjoy scenic highlights such as Mitre Peak and Pembroke Glacier. Informative commentary from the captain explains the history and highlights points of interest during the cruise. A range of hot and cold lunch options and complimentary tea and coffee is available. Following the cruise return to Queenstown by luxury coach. Suitable for all ages.
Prices are in New Zealand Dollars (NZD). Tour is available 365 days a year.
What to Bring: Comfortable shoes, waterproof jacket, warm clothing and insect repellent.
• English commentary is provided
• Interpretation handouts: English, German, Spanish, French, Chinese, Korean, Japanese and Thai
Real Journeys Exclusive Benefit ‘Fiord Guarantee’: If avalanches or road conditions prevent road access to Milford Sound, then subject to available space on the day, passengers travelling on a Real Journeys coach ex Queenstown will be offered a complimentary upgrade to a Doubtful Sound Day excursion.
Total duration of the tour
12 hours 35 minutes
100% cancellation fee apply if you cancel the tour within 48 hours before the tour
Departure Point: Real Journeys Visitor Centre, Steamer Wharf, Queenstown. Real Journeys coaches or taxis pick up from accommodation in Queenstown.