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Milford Sound Scenic Coach-Cruise-Coach (includes lunch) - VIP Milford

The ultimate way to see Milford Sound in the ultimate comfort.

Your amazing journey to Milford will start on board of a luxury Mercedes coach.

Known as the 8th wonder of the world, Milford Sound is home to peaks, waterfalls and glorious rainforest, not to mention the regal Mitre Peak, raising more than 1 kilometer into the air out of crystal water. You will enjoy stopping by secret places that not many people get to see, getting some beautiful photos on the way as well as taking pleasure in short wanders. Your local driver and guide will also ensure that you are both comfortable and informed throughout your journey.

Once arrived in Milford Sound, you’ll then join a scenic cruise like no other. Venture across the tranquil Sound to get up close and personal with the rugged, untouched beauty of granite cliffs, waterfalls and abundant wildlife… These boats are built to protect you from any kind of weather, with their covered outdoor viewing decks and indoor lounges, you will be able to get stunning views and photos of your day out.

The fully-guided cruise is delivered in multiple languages. You will be invited to a complimentary lunch. You will enjoy their delicious buffet options on board.

Book your experience today… Don’t miss out on breathtaking scenery just mere metres from your seat. Enjoy the ride as your vessel ventures right under the waterfalls!

VIP Milford offer you the choice of 2 different cruise options. This wonderful Scenic cruise as well as the marvelous Nature cruise that offers a smaller boat with less people and an English only commentary which can be an excellent choice over the busy summer period. Follow the link below if the Nature cruise appeals to you! Click here to read more about the Nature Cruise

Inclusions:

  • Return 18 Seater Coach to Milford Sound from Te Anau
  • Pick up and drop off at Te Anau accommodation
  • Scenic boat cruise in Milford Sound
  • Buffet lunch on board boat
  • Scenic stops for photos and short walks
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    Price:

  • March - October: Adult $165, Child $79, Infant $10
  • November - February: Adult $175, Child $79
  • Child = 4-14 years, Infant under 4 years

    Minimum 3 people required for tour to run

    Cruise duration: 1 hour 40 minutes

    Pick up/Departure: Passengers will be picked up at 7.45am, returning 4pm to your local Te Anau accommodation.

    Available Bookings from December 09 to December 15

    Change Dates

    All prices are shown in NZD ($)

    Mon 9 Dec
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    Wed 11 Dec
    Thu 12 Dec
    Fri 13 Dec
    Sat 14 Dec
    Sun 15 Dec

    12+spaces priced from:

    • Per Adult$104.00
    • Per Child$65.00
    • Per Infant$10.00

    12+spaces priced from:

    • Per Adult$109.00
    • Per Child$45.00
    • Per Infant$10.00

    12+spaces priced from:

    • Per Adult$99.00
    • Per Child$55.00
    • Per Infant$10.00

    12+spaces priced from:

    • Per Adult$99.00
    • Per Child$45.00
    • Per Infant$10.00

    12+spaces priced from:

    • Per Adult$104.00
    • Per Child$45.00
    • Per Infant$10.00

    12+spaces priced from:

    • Per Adult$119.00
    • Per Child$65.00
    • Per Infant$10.00

    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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    Leevonne from New Zealand wrote on 14 July 2019

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    A+ Experience!

    We were picked up from our accomodation by Justin our tour guide in a luxury comfortable van. Justin gave great commentary along the way, he was a real book of knowledge when we asked various things. Awesome to have a guide that really knows his stuff. We were blown away when Justin told us how many trips he had done into Milford. We can clearly see he is very passionate about his job as for the amount trips he has already done, his commentary was full of life and enjoyable. We had a few stops along the way, taking in sites that we probably wouldn't of done if we had gone in ourselves. Justin showed us some real hidden treasures that the kids enjoyed exploring. Milford Sound was wet but this created an even more beautiful experience. The endless waterfalls were admirable and we felt privledged to be able to witness so much beauty. The boat cruise was fabulous the experience of getting wet under a waterfall and hearing the laughter and smiles from my family and fellow passageners is unforgettable. The buffet lunch was amazing, a real treat to have so many yummy options to choose from and enjoy while cruising the water. We had a best experience, we highly recommend VIP Milford. Our daughter suffers terribly from travel sickness, so we were concerned about traveling in and out of Milford and were well prepared in case. I had told Justin about this upon being picked up and he made sure we were in the front so she could have a clear view of the road. Well we made it there and back with zero sickness first time ever! I put this down to Justins driving, we felt very safe on what can be such a dangerous road. Big thanks to Justin and the team at VIP Milford, a truly unforgettable experience indeed.

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    From Milford Sound Scenic Coach-Cruise-Coach (includes lunch) - VIP Milford

    Hi Leevonne Wow what a fabulous review! Thank you so much. Justin is an excellent and experienced driver/guide and loves sharing his local knowledge with our amazing guests. We try our best to make sure everyone has an amazing experience and it sounds like you have, which we are supremely happy about. We don't think there is ever a bad day in Milford Sound and as you say the waterfalls are spectacular when it is raining. Thank you again. Kind regards VIP Milford Team :)

    Tan from Singapore wrote on 07 December 2018

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    Value for money

    Small group works for us just fine. We had great weather. Sacha was really nice and we had plenty of stops along the way. The buffet was nice, Cruise a little crowded... saw seals and dolphins too!

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    Hi Tan. Thank you for your lovely review. The small group is a more relaxed experience and we are happy you enjoyed your day out with us. How fabulous to see the seals and dolphins! Warm regards VIP Milford Team :)

    Marienesse from Australia wrote on 03 September 2019

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    Great experience

    Very happy that my friends and I took this tour! Tour guide seems really knowledgeable about the place.

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    Hi Marienesse. Thank you for your review. We are pleased to have been able to share this amazing tour with you and your friends. Our guides have a wealth of knowledge and are happy to share this with our lovely guests. kind regards VIP Milford Team :)

    Fiona from New Zealand wrote on 08 August 2019

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    Amazing experience

    Great host, comfortable bus trip, beautiful scenery and that all before you even get to the boat. Once on the Real Journeys cruise the Milford Sounds scenic cruise was everything we could have dreamed of. Even with rain and wind was such a breathtaking trip. Loved every moment. Would go back again and again. A must do for visitors and locals like. A+++++ ❤️

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    Hi Fiona. Thank you for your lovely review. We are happy to have been your hosts for the day and are thrilled you enjoyed Milford Sound. The rain just means that the waterfalls are spectacular! Kind regards VIP Milford Team :)

    chaonan from China wrote on 18 July 2019

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    Outstanding experience with VIP

    I am really grateful that the tour was set up even there was only 2 guests on the van. That was a beautiful sunny day when we were in Milford Sound, so lucky. The sceneries with waterfalls, mountains, creeks, and the snow left me a deep impression, so as the excellent introduction and guidance given by our tour guide Justine. The cruise started early enough so there was not crowded at all in the ship. Strongly recommended. Thank you!

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    From Milford Sound Scenic Coach-Cruise-Coach (includes lunch) - VIP Milford

    Hi Chaonan Thank you for your lovely review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your day out with us and that you got so much out of the fabulous scenery in the area. It certainly is an amazing place to visit. Kind regards VIP Milford Team :)

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