Adventure

From Queenstown: Milford Sound Cruise and Scenic Drive

Activity provider: Mitre Peak Cruises

From Queenstown: Milford Sound Cruise and Scenic Drive

Activity provider: Mitre Peak Cruises
Likely to sell out

From US$ 109.08 per person

Likely to sell out

Experience one of the world’s finest alpine drives to Milford Sound in a small group tour. Enjoy scenic stops and guided commentary, followed by a 2-hour cruise of Milford Sound.

About this activity

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Duration 12.5 hours
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Driver
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the beauty of Milford Sound from the water and by bus
  • Drive along the famous Milford Road with sightseeing stops along the way
  • Spot waterfalls and wildlife together on an intimate small group tour
  • Enjoy frequent stops at the most popular points of interest on your cruise
  • Relax with complimentary hotel pickup and drop-off
Full description

Depart from Queenstown and travel to Milford Sound for a cruise of the fjord. Your driver will share their extensive knowledge of the area as your drive down the picturesque Milford Road. See local natural landmarks, such as Mirror Lakes, Knobs Flat, and the famous Eglington Valley.

On your cruise, head past the iconic Mitre Peak and sail past St. Annes Point Lighthouse. Enjoy commentary from your skipper as you pass the mighty Lady Bowen Falls, Lion Mountain, Copper Point, Seal Rock, Stirling Falls, and Fairy Falls.

Head out into the Tasman Sea and keep an eye out for seals basking in the sun, pods of dolphins, or rare Fjordland Crested Penguins that can be found seasonally within the region. Keep warm with complimentary tea and coffee in the lounge and take in the scenery through expansive windows. Venture onto the outdoor viewing decks to breathe in the pristine alpine air. Head back to Queenstown with some photo stops along the way.

Includes
  • Scenic drive with sightseeing stops on Milford Road
  • 2-hour small boat cruise of Milford Sound
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from select hotels
  • Hot beverages
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Packed lunch

    Know before you go

    • All guests are required to provide proof of full vaccination

    Product ID: 414514