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Milford Sound Scenic Cruises - Real Journeys

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Address: Milford Sound Visitor Terminal, Milford Sound 9846, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-249 6000
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Description: Choose a Real Journeys Milford Sound Scenic Cruise and experience the...
Choose a Real Journeys Milford Sound Scenic Cruise and experience the fiord's majestic scenery from the comfort of our spacious modern vessels. Exceptional viewing opportunities, spacious decks and comfortable lounges. Look out for seals, dolphins and penguins en route, cruise close to waterfalls and enjoy the magnificent vistas. Informative commentaries in several languages. Delicious lunches available. Departs Milford Sound (all year). Coach connections also available from Te Anau and Queenstown. Fly back option to Queenstown available (extra cost).
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beautiful and a breathtaking view

We've done the coach and cruise tour. The tour was quiet far from Queenstown to Milford Sound we left queenstown early morning 6:55am from Real Journeys office and we reached... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

We've done the coach and cruise tour. The tour was quiet far from Queenstown to Milford Sound we left queenstown early morning 6:55am from Real Journeys office and we reached Milford sound past 11:30am but we stop to take photos in many scenic places. I really enjoyed this tour it was unforgettable the view was amazing and very beautiful. We've... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The journey by cruise at Milford Sound is very thrilling for travellers of all ages and likes. The views are very scenic and the roar of the waterfalls are fantastic and amazing.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

This was an overnight cruise and the service was fantastic and even though the cabin, was obviously small, it was very comfortable and one only slept there as there was so much to see on deck from dawn to dusk. The food was great and of coarse so many wonderful photo opportunities. It was raining and this made the extreme... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

You better enjoy the route till arriving there. The staff is very very nice but that's it, not the best in NZ

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Vernon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

When heading to Te Anau to go to Milford Sound the forecast was for rain. Nobody wants rain on their vacation right? Wrong. The rain created the most amazing waterfalls as we cruised through the sound. The bus trip with Real Journeys was comfortable with an amazing guide. She stopped along the way for some interesting sights. The tunnel is... More 

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Olvera, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Milford Sound, New Zealand, stunning views, wildlife, good food and drinks. Once in a life time visit.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Me and my gf visited the cruise. It was a rainy day. The crew literally had zero interactions with us. I would kindly request them to smile more so that we feel welcomed. The driver kept commenting but the volume was too low hence no one listened to him. I wish he had been a bit more enthusiastic. Even a... More 

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Real_Journeys, Guest Relations Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Cruises - Real Journeys, responded to this review

Hi Karan & Sayali Thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback. It’s great to hear that you enjoyed the spectacular scenery on offer in Milford Sound, and that you found it worth the trip – it’s great to be able to share it with people like yourselves. At Real Journeys we pride ourselves on providing guests with a... More 

Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The saying "it's not the destination but the journey that matters" cannot be truer than in this instance. After reading all the online reviews prior to my trip to Milford Sound I thought that it would be spectacular. Perhaps I'm just being spoilt and my expectations had been raised incredibly high after being in the beauty of Queenstown, however although... More 

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Real_Journeys, Guest Relations Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Cruises - Real Journeys, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave your review. It’s great to hear that you enjoyed the coach ride to Milford Sound, it is one of the most spectacular drives in the world and the journey in is all part of the Milford Sound experience. We’re sorry to hear that you felt rushed on our Scenic Cruise. Our Milford Sound... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I was a bit skeptical before going to Milford Sound as I had never heard of this place nor did I bother to find out anything about it. I went to Milford Sound with Real Journeys which is a very good company. They picked me up from my hotel at around 05:30 am!! Once at their office they directed us... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

It is a long drive from Queenstown to Milford Sound, but a 07:00 AM start got us there in plenty of time for our 01:00 PM cruise with Real Journeys. There is excellent scenery along the way. We also saw a flock of Keas (alpine parrots) which attempted to eat the weather stripping on the car. There is also a... More 

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Address: Milford Sound Visitor Terminal, Milford Sound 9846, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-249 6000
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Milford Sound

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