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Milford Sound Coach & Cruise With Lunch - Ex Queenstown - Southern Discoveries

Experience Milford Sound, the 8th wonder of the world, with a fascinating Coach & Cruise trip brought to you by Southern Discoveries.

Highlights

  • Experience the awe-inspiring views of the Milford Road aboard our premium glass-roof coach
  • Reclining seats, extra legroom, air-conditioning, FREE WiFi, USB charging ports
  • Local coach drivers provide engaging and informative commentary (headsets available in several languages)
  • Get under waterfalls, and taste pure glacial water!
  • Cruise includes a delicious, freshly prepared lunch and FREE tea and coffee
  • Experience an unforgettable Milford Sound Cruise and travel the length of the fiord

Departing from Queenstown, you’ll encounter spectacular scenery from the get go as we journey overland by glass-roof coach.

Sit back and relax, enjoy informative commentary and soak up the awe-inspiring views of sheer mountains and towering cliffs, rugged valleys and native rain forest, surrounded by cascading waterfalls and glacial lakes.

Our experienced, local coach driver will show you the best short walks and photo stops on the Milford Road, and will connect you seamlessly with our Milford Sound Nature or Scenic Cruise’.

Board one of our modern catamarans and take in the grandeur of Milford Sound with panoramic views from the top deck, or lounge in comfort in the large covered seating areas below.

You will cruise the full length of the fiord to the Tasman Sea and enjoy the informative commentary on the abundant wildlife and natural history, stopping at waterfalls and points of interest on the way.

Duration: 12.5 hours

Departure: Daily from Queenstown Visitor Centre, 110 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300.

Adult $235.00
Child $125.00

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Notes

  • Child age is to 0-14 years.
  • IMPORTANT PLEASE NOTE

    Please note an appropriate child restraint must be provided by the caregiver (adult) in order for an infant or small child to travel on the coach. This is in accordance with New Zealand Law.

    Conditions:

    Not valid in conjunction with any other special offers or discounts

    Child must be accompanied by a full fare paying adult on all cruises

Available Bookings from December 12 to December 18

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Thu 12 Dec
Fri 13 Dec
Sat 14 Dec
Sun 15 Dec
Mon 16 Dec
Tue 17 Dec
Wed 18 Dec

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult$165.00
  • Child$125.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult$165.00
  • Child$125.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult$165.00
  • Child$125.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult$165.00
  • Child$125.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult$165.00
  • Child$125.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult$165.00
  • Child$125.00

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Prisa from Indonesia wrote on 22 May 2019

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great experience

day trip to milford sound, it will takes a whole day and you won't be able to do other activity, unless dinner. The bus is good, our driver give lots of information about New Zealand and what bouts. Lunch is good, a bit crowded but the option is plenty and we don't running out of it. Whole trip feels a bit rushed, especially in several photo stop. Also the cruise trip is short, for the amount of time you spend on the road for this, you'll hope you will stay longer at milford sound, to enjoy the view and such. But the weather is good and we can see sea lions. The waterfall experience is priceless! Luckily we got the discounted price so it worth.

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Roweena Hurst from Australia wrote on 18 July 2019

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Wonderful but Misleading

The booking on book me was misleading as it said I was booking with the international buffet lunch however when the confirmation email arrived it had changed to a picnic lunch and then to find out that there is only tea and coffee included and no cold drinks The coach driver was fantastic there and back and the cruise was great too however don’t bother buying the soup it was terrible. The crew on the boat were also great. The tour itself and the magestic countryside and waterways was absolutely magnificent and I would recommend it to everyone

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Raeann from New Zealand wrote on 04 June 2019

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Nature is an awesome architect

Milford Sound is such a beautiful place, with awe-inspiring, other worldly scenery. I could just imagine dinosaurs or dragons suddenly appearing out of the mist.

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Ruth Cottingham from New Zealand wrote on 19 December 2018

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Our Trip To The Milford Sounds

We had an excellent experience with Southern Discoveries. Our coach driver was great 👍👍 he had a sense of humour and kept us informed all the way from Queenstown to Milford. Couldn’t ask for a better driver we felt safe on our return trip 😀 all of the staff were friendly from reception at Queenstown to the staff welcoming us on board the boat. Staff on the boat were fantastic and we would do it all over again. 😀😀

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Jeffry Acaba from Philippines wrote on 29 August 2019

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Totally worth it!

Recommended to us by a friend and was totally worth it. Our bus driver, Ben, was very entertaining as we rode through Te Anau, making stops along the way and making it to Milford Sound at lunch. We brought umbrellas with us due to the rain but there should’ve been available umbrellas just in case because others couldn’t even get out of the rain. The cruise ride was surreal! I’m speechless. Ride going there and back were fantastic. There was a guide who give useful information and overall, crew was very accommodating. One of the best experiences of our lives.

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