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Milford Sound BBQ Bus

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Address: , Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 800 421 045
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Description: Enjoy a great value, small personalised tour in a modern mini bus to...
Enjoy a great value, small personalised tour in a modern mini bus to spectacular Milford Sound that also includes a full Scenic Cruise and tasty BBQ lunch inside the boundaries of the beautiful Fiordland National Park. Tour duration: Ex/To Queenstown 7.30am - 8:30pm Ex/To Te Anau 9:45am - 6:00pm Pick up and drop offs from most accommodation outlets in Queenstown available. Te Anau pick up and drop off - 'Kiwi Country' on Miro Street. Tour includes: The Road Trip. Sit back and relax in our comfortable, modern coach and take in the experience. The beauty of this trip to Milford Sound is that around every corner is something new to wonder at. With our smaller coaches, we are able to access a wide range of areas for photo opportunities. BBQ Lunch in the world famous Fiordland National Park, we break for the BBQ lunch. While we prepare your tasty lunch, take a short walk and breathe in the fresh alpine air. Cruise at Milford Sound, we link up with a spectacular scenic cruise, where the wonders of the area will unfold. The BBQ Bus links up with the 3pm Scenic Cruise operated by Southern Discoveries. This is an off peak time that is less crowded. Not only is BBQ Bus a great experience but it's also great value - so join us for a "Day to Remember!"
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Great Girls Weekend!

We recently went to Queenstown for a girls weekend for a friends 40th and managed to grab a deal on Grab One for a Queenstown tour! Graham was an excellent tour guide and host... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 21, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 NEW

We recently went to Queenstown for a girls weekend for a friends 40th and managed to grab a deal on Grab One for a Queenstown tour! Graham was an excellent tour guide and host! Totally recommend this 1/2 day tour a great way to visit the area and the vineyards! Thank you so much for making this one of the... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

This trip is excellent value for money - Marty was a brilliant guide and made everyone feel very welcome. The scenery was spectacular (even in the morning rain). We would highly recommend the BBQ bus!

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MilfordSoundBBQBus, Owner at Milford Sound BBQ Bus, responded to this review

Hi guys. Thanks for the review. I am pleased you enjoyed your trip. Cheers. Marty. More 

Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

This was an amazing trip. A 15 seater bus which was very comfortable. Family owned and so very informative. The driver had lots of really interesting stories. The boat trip was on a small boat which was great and the bbq cooked by the driver was lovely. An amazing and informative trip. Highly recommend.

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MilfordSoundBBQBus, Owner at Milford Sound BBQ Bus, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your trip with the BBQ Bus. We really appreciate the feedback we get. All the best. Marty. More 

Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Had a great day out on the BBQ bus. Our driver/guide Marty was awesome, really interesting & made the day fun. As they only take small groups this made the day personal & everyone got to know each other, lot's of new friends made! The scenery was breathtakingly beautiful & with having lot's of stop's along the way it broke... More 

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MilfordSoundBBQBus, Owner at Milford Sound BBQ Bus, responded to this review

Hi Tania. I am delighted you enjoyed your trip to Milford Sound with the BBQ Bus. Thank you for your lovely comments. Take care. Marty. More 

Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Right from the friendly welcome when I joined the tour from a pick up point close to my hotel to the fond farewell this tour was amazing from start to finish so much so I have booked to do the Queenstown tour with the BBQ Bus tomorrow. Full of information on the whole journey a boat just for our tour... More 

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MilfordSoundBBQBus, Owner at Milford Sound BBQ Bus, responded to this review

Hello Ginny. Graham and I are delighted you enjoyed your day with us yesterday. We try and leave a lasting impression (in a good way). I am sure you will enjoy your day with Graham tomorrow with Queenstown Sightseeing. Take care. Marty. More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

This is a great way to see Milford Sound. The BBQ lunch that Martin (our driver and guide) cooked for us on the boat was so much better than the "cardboard lunch packs" that the other tour groups were given. We even had other tour group participants trying to sneak off with some of our food. The tour itself was... More 

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MilfordSoundBBQBus, Owner at Milford Sound BBQ Bus, responded to this review

Hi Andrew. I'm really pleased you enjoyed your day. I was surprised to bump into you at BP on your way to the airport. Hope you had a great time in Queenstown. All the best. Marty. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We took the BBQ one day late in July with Marty as our driver/commentator/chauffeur. I thought it would have been perfect if it was called "the party bus", so he could say "Hi, I'm Marty with the party bus", but his given name is actually Marbecue. Traveling with Marty is like being in a bus with your longtime favorite baseball... More 

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MilfordSoundBBQBus, Owner at Milford Sound BBQ Bus, responded to this review

"Cheddarandcannoli". I love the Marbecue. I might have to start using that. Thanks for the great review. I'm really pleased you enjoyed your day. Marty. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

An initial mishap on our behalf saw us miss our alarm on our scheduled BBQ Bus trip however Marty and team were gracious enough to let us book for the next day at no extra charge! We were picked up from right near our accommodation as instructed. Marty was extremely informative and displayed a wealth of knowledge and passion for... More 

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MilfordSoundBBQBus, Owner at Milford Sound BBQ Bus, responded to this review

Hi Laura. It was our pleasure to take you to Milford. I remember your sleep-in meant you had a day of better weather the next day. Thanks for the great review. Cheers. Marty. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The BBQ bus is a wonderful experience. We were picked up right by our hotel and treated to an amazing scenic tour which was very memorable! Marty was great, and made us feel right at home. We highly recommend the BBQ bus!

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MilfordSoundBBQBus, Owner at Milford Sound BBQ Bus, responded to this review

Hi Steven. Thanks so much for taking the time to comment on your trip with me. Its always a great pleasure taking guests to Milford Sound who clearly enjoy their day. Take care and all the best. Marty. More 

Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Found this BBQ bus thru TripAdvisor and also from recommendation I read on a traveling book in Indonesia. Leaving Queenstown in one frosty morning at 7 am, being picked up right in our hotel front door, and then made a long journey all the way to Milford Sound. Along the way Marty shared a lot of stories with us, about... More 

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MilfordSoundBBQBus, Owner at Milford Sound BBQ Bus, responded to this review

Hi Claudia. Thanks so much for the great review. I am delighted you enjoyed your day with the BBQ Bus. I would be really interested to know the name of the publication you refer to in Indonesia. Drop me an email if you get a chance. Thanks again. Marty. More 

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