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Milford Sound Coach and Nature Cruise with Buffet or Picnic Lunch from Te Anau provided by Southern Discoveries - Milford Sound Cruises

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Milford Sound Coach and Nature Cruise with Buffet or Picnic Lunch from Te Anau

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You'll start at
80 Lakefront Drive
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  • 1
    Southern Discoveries - Go Milford
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 2
    Te Anau
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 3
    Milford Sound
    Stop: 2 hours -
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  • 4
    Mirror Lakes Walk
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 5
    Monkey Creek
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 6
    Eglinton Valley
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 7
    Knobs Flat
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Lake Gunn
    Pass by Homer Tunnel
  • 8
    The Chasm Walk
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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    Pass by Cleddau River
    Pass by Mitre Peak
    Pass by Bowen Falls
    Pass by Sinbad Gully
    Pass by Stirling Falls
    Pass by Southern Discoveries - Milford Sound Visitor Centre
You'll end at
80 Lakefront Drive
80 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau 9600, New Zealand
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Important Information
Departure Point
80 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau 9600, New Zealand
Duration
7h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Return transport from Te Anau to Milford Sound on premium glass-roof coach
  • Free WiFi (75mb), USB charging ports on board coach
  • Informative commentary provided by local coach driver
  • Headset commentaries in several languages available
  • Milford Sound Nature Cruise
  • Specialist nature guide providing informative commentary on board cruise
  • Freshly prepared Hot Buffet Lunch
  • FREE tea and coffee on board cruise
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please advise of your country of origin at the time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Sunscreen and insect repellent advisable
  • PLEASE NOTE: Infants (0-4) are charged at child rate, 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.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 49 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
14Reviews
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Capricorn140 wrote a review Feb 2020
Sheffield, United Kingdom56 contributions20 helpful votes
Travelled after the washout of the road in convoy - not a problem. Was on a small minibus, which was quite uncomfortable and we had not been given an option to go on the bigger bus. There was limited legroom and on the way back there was an issue with the heating and aircom
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Mark from Coffs wrote a review Sep 2019
Coffs Harbour, Australia5 contributions
Milford sound speaks for itself, stunning and spectactular. The service, friendly staff and more atmosphere and knowledge of area was second to none
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Eric O wrote a review Sep 2019
Madison WI38 contributions56 helpful votes
I was skeptical going in. I normally despise bus tours - I prefer touring at my own pace, stopping where I want and exploring places where the tourbusses aren't. But after a few days of driving in an economy subcompact, I decided the 9-ish hours to Milford and back were a bit
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Joe Kantor wrote a review Sep 2019
19 contributions
Had an excellent trip to Milford Sound with Karina as our driver and guide. Weather was perfect. Great commentary and stops along the way. Picnic lunch was tasty and the boat trip was most memorable. Was the highlight of our trip to NZ.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Donna R wrote a review Sep 2019
3 contributions1 helpful vote
A fantastic trip from start to finish. Simon was very knowledgeable and outgoing. A great group of people. Nice to just sit and relax
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Date of experience: September 2019
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About the operator

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By: Southern Discoveries - Milford Sound Cruises
ntflady
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Outstanding Views
This cruise and bag lunch was included on our tour of the area. The lunch was quite good but the cruise and views
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Kelsey L
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Breathtaking - Small Boat up close to everything
We had the best day with southern discoveries. The captain was knowledgeable and funny. With the smaller boat on th
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RikkiBrowne
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Amazing
Driver was absolutely hilarious and gave us plenty of fun facts while we made our way on Coach to Milford Sound. Ha
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dogdadler
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Wonderful Milford Sound tour
We did the Milford Sound Nature Cruise. All things considered, this was an excellent tour of Milford Sound. Given t
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TripNicky
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Great views, but a long bus trip and buffet not worth it
I booked the day trip which involves a long bus ride both ways to Milford Sound. You get a number of stops along th
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horseymum_11
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Early cruise
Arrived for our cruise very early as we’d taken the 8am flight from Queenstown. We were expecting to take the Jucy
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Siobhan255106
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Great Day
We really enjoyed the trip and thought bus driver Bruce was exceptional. Very witty and considerate. Kept us all en
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Londonukrose
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Milford sound Amazing BUT
This company is a rip off. Though ticket was also to include Observatory. This was closed and no refund given. Mor
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Relax711312
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Good!
Worth doing if in New Zealand for a short trip. Our guide/driver Gabe was great and very nice! The commentary on th
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Richard H
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We never got to fly but their communication is hopeless
The communication from this company is terrible. We knew the flight was weather dependent so I asked if they could
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Eric G
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Fantastic Experience
The Milford Sound experience was incredible. We started the tour in Te Anau on a very comfortable with great visibi
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Xplor138
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Comfortable coach, dramatic scenery, long day
I’d say this is a must do tour, if in this neck of the wood. The scenery both en route to Milford Sound is dramatic
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rima1973
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Heaven on Earth
Long ride, but did not feel it at all. Breathtaking scenery throughout! Great guide! And the cruise was the icing o
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DavidK4049
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Despite heavy rain, still amazing
We were caught up in the massive flooding around Feb 2, 2020, and still had great viewing and kayaking. Definitely
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589indranid
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REFUND
The trip was fantastic. And I wish to get a refund for not going to the Underwater Observatory please.
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  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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