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Pure Milford – Milford Sound + Cruise – Departing Te Anau

Experience the magic of Fiordland and the stunning Milford Sound on this coach and cruise combo!

Experience the magic of Fiordland and the stunning Milford Sound on this coach and cruise combo!


  • Experience the ultimate New Zealand road trip with a seasoned pro at the wheel, sharing their wealth of local knowledge along the way
  • Take in the beauty of the stunning scenery, hop on and off the coach for spectacular short walks, and fill your camera to the brim during the many photo stops
  • Board a purpose built catamaran for a magical 1hr 45min – 2-hour sail through the famous fiord
  • Spot flora,fauna and wildlife with the crew, or feel the spray of fresh glacial melt from Stirling Falls!
  • Enjoy complimentary lunch, tea and coffee during the cruise

Treat yourself to a feast of Fiordland fun with this all-inclusive day tour to magical Milford Sound from Te Anau; the Gateway to Fiordland.

After a leisurely holiday sleep in, head to the town centre to join our comfortable touring coach with a fabulously friendly guide at the wheel!

Sit back, relax, and prepare yourself for the journey of a lifetime

The coach takes you deep into the heart of the National Park, travelling through glacier-carved valleys, ancient rainforest, impressive alpine passes and much more!

Our experienced drivers share their insightful commentary throughout the journey, disclosing the local secrets of this World Heritage Area.

Plenty of stops are made along the way allowing you to soak up the scenery through splendid short walks, and magnificent photo ops sure to be the envy of your pals!

On arrival at mighty Milford Sound, join Pure Milford’s jolly crew aboard a purpose-built catamaran for a1hr 45min – 2-hourcruise through Fiordland's jewel in the crown.

Sail back in time as you pass ancient rainforest, hanging cliffs and towering waterfalls.

Choose to soak up the scenery and spot local wildlife from the spacious interior, the vast viewing decks or the spectacular sun deck up top.

We've got your cruise comfort covered!

Enjoy complimentary tea and coffee with your included lunch, before experiencing the fitting finale as the boat noses under Stirling Falls!

Commentary is provided through the cruise from our super Skippers, and the best atmosphere in Milford is guaranteed with our famously friendly crew!

The return journey to Te Anau is reserved for quiet time, and a chance to edit those countless photos, have a well-deserved nap, or simply reflect on an awesome day.

Adult $195.00
Adult $185.00 (01 Nov – 30 Apr)
Child $125.00 (Aged 5 - 14 years)
Infant $0.00

What's included

  • Return transport in a modern and comfortable coach
  • Short walks and scenic stops in the National Park
  • 1hr 45min – 2-hour cruise
  • Light lunch, tea and coffee on board the cruise


  • Allow approximately 10 hours for the whole experience


  • Meeting location: Kiwi Country/Hollyford Café
  • corner of The Town Centre & Miro Street
  • Te Anau.


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Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Bad Weather Refunds

  • If your experience is cancelled by the operator (because of the weather or anything else out of your control) you will be entitled to a full refund.


  • Child price applies to ages 5-14 years. Passengers aged 4 years and under are considered infants.

    We require an appropriate child seat/restraint brought for infants to ensure their safety and the safety of other passengers.

    All pick-ups and drop-offs are made from the Kiwi Country / Hollyford Cafe, Miro Street in central Te Anau.

    Departure Time:

    10:00am All Year

    8:30am & 11:00am 01 November until 30 April

Available Bookings from 25 Jun to 8 Jul 2024

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

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  • Adult$195.00
  • Child$125.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult$195.00
  • Child$125.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult$195.00
  • Child$125.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult$195.00
  • Child$125.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult$195.00
  • Child$125.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

  • Adult$195.00
  • Child$125.00
  • Infant Free of Charge

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme


5 reviews

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lanig1 from New Zealand wrote on 07 February 2022


Thank you firstly to our coach driver Debbie, she was awesome and full of knowledge, I enjoyed the trip to Milford Sounds. Milford Sounds Cruise on pure Milford was the absolute best, he crew were all amazing, can't wait to do again in the winter, Highly recommend.

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tiriam from Australia wrote on 18 December 2023

Nice scenic views day was clear

Nice views 👌

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Armand VanderEik from New Zealand wrote on 16 August 2023

Amazing experience

We had a fabulous time on this day trip. Hosts were extremely knowledgeable and provided an excellent service Thoroughly recommended

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Graeme Milne from New Zealand wrote on 01 May 2023


Excellent day with Scotty our driver and information guru a great day out all-round throughly recommend 😀

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Vicki from New Zealand wrote on 27 April 2021

All round Awesomr

Friendly, knowledgeable coach driver ,catamaran was new and the best there.

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