Full-Day Milford Explorer Tour and Cruise from Queenstown

Recently ranked as the world's most beautiful place, Milford Sound is a must-do for those visiting New Zealand's South Island. The Milford Explorer departs Queenstown and stops at the picturesque Te Anau township on the lake before heading through the Homer Tunnel into Milford Sound. Once there, you will go on an unforgettable one and a half hour boat cruise through the Milford Sound exploring soaring peaks, towering waterfalls and New Zealand nature at its best.

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Duration 12 hours
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  • What's included :
    • Return bus transfers to Milford by air-conditioned coach
    • Driver guide
    • Live commentary on board
    • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
    • Boat cruise aboard the 'Maiden of Milford'
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Milford Sound
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Fiordland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park New Zealand

    Fiordland National Park is in the southwest of New Zealand’s South Island.

    Stop At: Eglinton Valley, Milford Sound New Zealand

    The slow march of the glaciers carved out this alpine valley eons ago – now it’s the perfect place to stop, stretch your legs and marvel at the scenery on the way to Milford Sound.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Mirror Lakes Walk, Milford Road,, Fiordland National Park New Zealand

    One of the key highlights of the Milford Road – have your camera ready for this unmissable photo opportunity!

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Monkey Creek, Milford Sound New Zealand

    Monkey Creek is a beautiful spot on the road to Milford Sound. Stand amid awe-inspiring mountain scenery and experience New Zealand’s pristine environment in a fun and unique way.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Homer Tunnel, 94 S.h., Milford Sound New Zealand

    This 1.2km-long tunnel runs under the mountains and was carved out by hand – it’s the only road access into Milford Sound.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Milford Sound, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9679 New Zealand

    Relax in our uncrowded, modern catamaran while we spoil you with unlimited, close-up viewing of waterfalls, wildlife and rainforest from three viewing decks (both indoor and outdoor).

    Duration: 2 hours

  • Departure Point :
    5 Church Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
    Departure Time :
    6:25 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 53 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Activity ID: V-35584P1

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