Milford Sound Coach | Cruise | Fly
From $679 per person
See the best scenery New Zealand has to offer by Land, Sea and Air!
The Best Value-for-Money Milford Sound Tour!!
*** PLEASE NOTE: Departure time shown when booking is the return flight time ***
Coach departs at approximately 7am. Meeting a 1.30pm cruise in and your pilot for your return flight at approximately 3pm.
Take an unforgettable journey into the heart of Milford Sound by coach. Southern Discoveries, our coach & cruise partners provide luxury, air-conditioned coaches with USB charging ports and commentary in English. (Headset commentary available on request in Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, French, German and Portuguese). Settle back and enjoy as the premium glass roof coach with large viewing windows surrounds you with amazing views and your driver provides entertaining commentary. Stopping for short walks along the way with plenty of photos opportunities, highlights including; Mirror Lakes, Monkey Creek, Knobs Flat, Homer Tunnel, Christie Falls and The Chasm.
Stepping on board your cruise lasting at least 1hr 45mins, you will discover the natural wonders of Milford Sound aboard a spacious, modern catamaran with open air viewing decks, a perfect location for some wildlife spotting. The Fiord is home to fur seal colonies, penguins and dolphins, who love playing in the wake of the boat. Travelling the full length of the Fiord and out to the Tasman Sea, with stunning sheer cliffs surrounding you, a full commentary from the skipper plus a stop under a waterfall, your cruise is a fantastic way to experience the Fiord. Complimentary tea, coffee and water is included on your cruise, includes Picnic Lunch.
After your cruise, you will be met by your pilot to head out to Milford Airport and embark on an unforgettable adventure with us. Enjoy a breathtaking scenic flight back to Queenstown with unimpaired views from the window seat of our fixed-wing aircraft as you fly through a landscape of unbelievable grandeur and beauty. Marvel at the most awe-inspiring aerial views of glacier-fed braided rivers, endless snow-covered mountains and incredible glaciers as you soar above this World Heritage Area. Your knowledgeable, highly skilled local pilot providing interesting and informative commentary during this flight of a lifetime.
Once you have landed back at Queenstown Airport a complementary shuttle will be waiting to transport you back to your accommodation.
(In the event of adverse weather, return to Queenstown by coach, arriving back approximately 8pm.)
Dress CodeWarm Clothing Recommended due to changeable nature of Alpine Weather.
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Queenstown Airport Terminal, Sir Henry Wigley Drive, Frankton, Queenstown
Where do I catch my flight?
Complimentary airport transfers are included in your tour, however if you wish to drive yourself, checkin is located in the main terminal building of Queenstown Airport opposite the baggage claim carousel.
What if bad weather cancels our flight?
Our flights are weather dependent as we fly under visual flying rules (VFR). Pilots will conduct a thorough weather check 1 hour before each flight. If we cannot fly due to adverse weather conditions we will attempt to reschedule depending on the customers' schedule and flight availability. If we cannot reschedule, you will receive a 100% refund.
What should we bring?
Some essentials we suggest bringing with you on your tour:
- Sunscreen and Bug Spray
- Camera with charge & memory
- Warm clothing layers
- Sensible foot wear
- Bottle of water
Our flights are not affected by the use of Mobile phones and are permitted on board. However, phones cannot be used whilst on the airfield with active aircraft around you. There is no phone signal in Milford Sound, phone calls will be unsuccessful after leaving Queenstown.
Do you offer a pick up from my accomodation?
Yes, We offer complimentary pick ups from various locations close to all central Queenstown Accommodation. Pick ups begin approximately 50mins before departure time. For a full pick up list please see the drop down list, when selecting your product, on the booking page.
I am self-driving to the Airport, where should I park?
There is paid parking in Car Park A at Queenstown Airport.
I am having trouble booking on the website, what should I do?
Please email us at email@example.com and we will be able to help you complete your booking. If you’re booking a trip due to start within 24 hours please call us on 0800-951251 and a member of our reservations team will be glad to help.
Can the flights accommodate infants or toddlers?
- Children aged up to and including 2 years can travel for free if sitting on an adults lap. They must weight 15kg or less.
- We provide lap belt extenders, infant life jackets and ear defenders to help keep our young passengers comfortable.
- Children aged between 3-14 years are eligible for the child rate.
- Strollers/Pushchairs may be accommodated for. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the approximate dimensions and weight and we can confirm if it will fit in our aircraft.
Are your prices in New Zealand Dollars? Do the prices include GST?
Yes, our prices are in New Zealand dollar and include all taxes and charges.
Do you cater for customers with disabilities?
We want everybody to experience our flights and will do our absolute best to cater for people who have disabilities. Safety is our top priority, so if we think that we would be able to give you the appropriate assistance that you need in the event of an emergency we would love to have you fly with us. If you do have a disability we just ask that you call us before booking your flight to discuss your needs.