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Milford Sound Nature Cruise with Flight from Queenstown

Get both to and from your amazing nature cruise at Milford Sound with an equally amazing set of flights both to and from Queenstown.

Highlights

Nature Cruise of the Milford Sound
Wildlife spotting for seals, dolphins and penguins
Nature guide providing informative commentary
Scenery of breathtaking waterfalls and the fiord
Picnic lunch included
Return Scenic flight

What you need to know

Enjoy the best of the scenic Milford Sound area of New Zealand from both the water and the air with this combo package that includes scenic flights from Queenstown to Milford Sound and back again. Get there in style, enjoy the relaxation and stunning scenery on your nature cruise, and once it's all over return to Queenstown by air once more!

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Inclusions

  • Return Scenic flight (35 minutes each way) between Queenstown and Milford Sound
  • Over 2 hour Nature Cruise along the full length of the fiord to the Tasman Sea
  • Specialist nature guide providing informative commentary
  • Wildlife spotting such as seals, dolphins and penguins
  • Picnic Lunch
  • Tea and coffee on-baord
  • Interpretation handouts: English, German, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese, Korean, Japanese and Thai

Extras

  • Additional Japanese Obento lunch option can be pre-ordered and paid for separately

Itinerary

  • A return scenic flight between Queenstown and Milford Sound and an extended Nature Cruise along the full length of the fiord to the Tasman Sea
  • Following a transfer to the Queenstown airport, board a twin engine aircraft for the flight to Milford Sound
  • During the 35 minute flight, there are panoramic views of spectacular alpine scenery including glaciers, rivers, lakes and rainforest before landing at Milford Sound
  • Once on the ground at Milford airport, there is a coach transfer to the Visitor Centre for a leisurely cruise the full length of the fiord to the Tasman Sea
  • Nature Cruises have a relaxed and flexible itinerary that allows plenty of time to enjoy the scenery and wildlife and have special appeal for the independent traveller. An on board nature guide with specialist knowledge of the region’s history, flora and fauna provides detailed interpretation in English with a roving microphone
  • There is plenty of time available to explore points of interest and view the spectacular alpine scenery including waterfalls, rainforest and the towering peaks; and keep a lookout for wildlife including seals, dolphins and penguins when in season
  • Lunch options and complimentary tea and coffee are available on all vessels
  • On returning to the Milford Wharf, there is a transfer by coach to the Milford airport for the return scenic flight to Queenstown
  • Transfers are provided to accommodation on arrival at Queenstown airport

Times

  • Tour departs at 9.00am (May - September) or 12.30pm (October to April)

What to bring

  • Non-slip shoes/boots
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Warm sweater/fleece jacket
  • Sunscreen/sunglasses
  • Insect repellent
  • Camera

Additional Information

  • 4 – 14 years (child)
  • 0 – 3 years (infant) – free of charge where infant sits on parent’s knee, otherwise child rate is charged

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control. We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements
  • Prices are seasonal and are constantly changing. The from price displayed may not always be the price you are going to pay, as once you click on your specified date, the price will change to reflect the price for that date/season. Please note that in some cases where you cannot click on a date to obtain the price, please call us so we can assist you
  • Cruise vessel subject to change without notice
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction

Milford Sound Nature Cruise with Flight from Queenstown

2/74 Shotover St, Queenstown, OTAGO 9300