We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
    South PacificNew ZealandSouth IslandOtago RegionQueenstownQueenstown AttractionsTours and Tickets

Milford Sound Nature Cruise from Queenstown - with unbiased reviews

Milford Sound Nature Cruise from Queenstown

Save
Share
Select Date and Travellers
From
US$140.25
Date
2 travellers
Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
Low Price GuaranteeNo Booking Fees
Overview
A leisurely cruise of Milford Sound to the Tasman Sea on the Milford Mariner or Milford Wanderer. Enjoy a relaxed and flexible itinerary designed to allow you to see and experience what makes Milford Sound world renowned. Spend up to two and a half hours nudging into waterfalls, spotting wildlife and listening to the informative commentary from our specialist Nature Guide. Keep a look out for wildlife including seals, dolphins and penguins!
Itinerary
+
You'll start at
88 Beach Street
88 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
See address & details
  • 1
    Lake Te Anau
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 2
    Eglinton Valley
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 3
    Mirror Lakes Walk
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 4
    Milford Sound
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    See details
  • 5
    Milford sound Hwy
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 6
    Fiordland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    See details
You'll end at
88 Beach Street
88 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
See address & details
Important Information
Departure Point
88 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Duration
12h 45m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Beverages
  • Live commentary on board (English only) - interpretation handouts available in German, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese, Korean, Japanese and Thai
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Te Anau
  • Entry/Admission - Eglinton Valley
  • Entry/Admission - Mirror Lakes Walk
  • Entry/Admission - Milford Sound
  • Entry/Admission - Milford sound Hwy
  • Entry/Admission - Fiordland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions
  • Please dress appropriately
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
53Reviews
3Q&A
Traveller rating
  • 24
  • 9
  • 1
  • 2
  • 1
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Popular mentions
kek604 wrote a review 4 Dec
673 contributions137 helpful votes
+2
The cruise itself was spectacular on the Milford Mariner. Getting there is a mega-hour journey each way because the range of mountains stands in teh way of a straight-line coach trip. Instead of a straight line, think a huge U - south, then west, then north, then Milford
Read more
Date of experience: October 2019
Tracy P wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions
Great day trip with Real Journeys - beautiful views, ease of riding along taking in all the majestic mountains and waterfalls. Boat trip in Milford Sound tops off the trip. Well organized, professional drivers and narration of where you are and information on areas.
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
graceunder wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
excursion wonderful, just not with this company. Refunded cancelled portion of my experience to another persons credit card(on group tour, met this person as part of tour) ,four return trips later to queenstown office to have money refunded to my card, manager acted as if
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
David K wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
Probably one of the best tours we have done, Brian was great & we saw some of the most beautiful sights in Aotearoa - thanks Real Journeys for an affordable and magical tour
Read more
Date of experience: October 2019
PedroCBarata wrote a review Sep 2019
29 contributions
+3
Great tour, very well organized. Although the price may scare you, it does meet the quality of what is offered.
Read more
Key Details
  • Duration: 12h 45m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: Korean, Portuguese
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 Support