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Real Journeys - Milford Sound Cruise

Experience the very best that Milford Sound has to offer on-board the Real Journeys Milford Sound Cruise...

Highlights

  • Discover the very best of Milford Sound on-board a spacious vessel
  • Cruise the full length of the Fiord and learn all about the history of the region
  • Get right up close to majestic waterfalls and sheer rock faces
  • Chance to see dolphins, seals and the rare Fiordland crested penguins

Get ready to discover what has been called the "eighth wonder of the world" with Real Journeys on-board the Milford Sound Cruise.

You'll enjoy the ultimate Milford Sound experience combining informative commentary and a relaxed atmosphere with plenty of majestic sights. The vessel cruises the full length of the Fiord and boasts spacious indoor lounges and outdoor decks to ensure you don't miss a thing.

Feel the spray of waterfalls as we cruise right next to sheer rock faces, and keep your eyes peeled for wildlife including dolphins, seals and, in season, the rare Fiordland crested penguins. The experienced skippers plan each trip based on weather conditions and recent wildlife sightings to ensure you are getting the very best Milford Sound experience on the day.

Snacks and drinks at the bar are available to purchase during your cruise (cash only) or you are welcome to bring a picnic along to enjoy.

Adult 1pm $79.00
Adult 10.30am $69.00
Child $30.00 ( 5 - 14 years)
Infant $0.00 (0 - 4 years)

What's included

  • Milford Sound cruise
  • Milford Sound Levy
  • Snacks and drinks are available for purchase onboard (cash only)

Duration

  • Allow approximately 2 hours for the whole experience

Location

  • Milford Sound Visitor Terminal, Milford Sound.

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.

Notes

  • Drive Time to Milford Sound: Traveling from Queenstown it will take around 5hrs to reach Milford. From Te Anau to Milford takes around 2hrs 20mins. This timing allows you to enjoy the journey with a few stops along the way. Make sure you fill your vehicle with petrol in Te Anau before traveling to Milford as there are no petrol stations in Milford Sound or en route.

    Parking - From Saturday Nov 1st 2020

    - $20 for up to five hours, if guests stay longer than 5 hours then an additional flat rate of $20 is charged.

    - $50 for overnight parking between the hours of 5pm – 8am.

    Payment for parking is by credit card machine.

    Please allow a 10 minute walk from the car park to the terminal. Allow up to 20 minutes during Dec-Mar to park and ride to terminal.

    Please Note: the vessel used in Milford Sound is interchangeable between both the Go Orange Milford Haven and the Real Journeys Milford Mariner. All inclusions will still apply.

Available Bookings from October 28 to November 03

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Wed 28 Oct
Thu 29 Oct
Fri 30 Oct
Sat 31 Oct
Sun 1 Nov
Mon 2 Nov
Tue 3 Nov

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 10.30am$51.75
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 10.30am$51.75
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 10.30am$51.75
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 10.30am$51.75
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 10.30am$51.75
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 10.30am$51.75
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 1pm$59.25
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 1pm$71.10
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 1pm$59.25
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 1pm$66.75
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 1pm$66.75
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

12+spaces priced from:

  • Adult 1pm$66.75
  • Child$30.00
  • Infant$0.00

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

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

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Lindy Matheson from New Zealand wrote on 01 October 2020

Fantastic trip

Brilliant experience. Captain was great and very informative. Staff very attentive. Overall great experience and just an amazing place to visit. Thanks team

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craign3 from New Zealand wrote on 25 September 2020

Mighty Majestic Mountains

Fabulous experience yummy bacon n corn chowder delish

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Amanda Hall from New Zealand wrote on 28 October 2020

Magnificent

We had an amazing trip on the Real Journey's Milford Sound cruise. The boat was in excellent condition, the captain was very knowledgeable and pointed out all the gorgeous spots. He also brought us closer to some seals so we could see them properly. Our experience included a free lunch of fish & chips. This was yummy. All in all we had an amazing trip and would definitely go again.

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Kalum Perera from New Zealand wrote on 27 October 2020

Awesome experience!

Awesome experience! Highly recommended.

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claren from New Zealand wrote on 26 October 2020

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Great trip

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