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Address: 208 Milford Road, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
Phone Number: 032499368
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Description: Fiordland Tours Milford Sound small group Coach & Cruise.We maximise your...
Fiordland Tours Milford Sound small group Coach & Cruise.We maximise your opportunity to capture one of the finest alpine drives in the world in a unique and unhurried way.Our leading small boat operation gives you a chance to see Seals, Dolphins and Penguins with an in depth, fun commentary about the rich history of Fiordland.We do personal pick-ups from your accommodation. Departs Te Anau 9-00am Returns 6pm
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Fantastic Tour

Our family had a memorable day out with Terry as our guide. He was friendly, knowledgeable and went out of his way to make sure we saw everything and enjoyed the whole experience... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Our family had a memorable day out with Terry as our guide. He was friendly, knowledgeable and went out of his way to make sure we saw everything and enjoyed the whole experience. A birthday cake was even provided for a family member as a total surprise, which is above and beyond what we expected. We also enjoyed the small... More 

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fiordlandtours, Owner at Fiordland Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review of our coach and cruise to Milford Sound. The birthday celebration with cake and candles is something we do so long as we have been pre warned. We are pleased that you appreciated the surprise. We are pleased you enjoyed the small group atmosphere with Terry that enabled some extra photo stops More 

Perth, Australia
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58 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We had a wonderful day with this small group tour. Terry was our guide and he was very friendly and full of information on the local area. Lots of great photo stops and a lovely morning tea. Would definitely recommend.

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fiordlandtours, Owner at Fiordland Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review of our small group tour to Milford Sound. We are fortunate to have Terry as one of our driver guides. His knowledge of Fiordland and the local area is amazing and we are pleased you appreciated him for that. More 

Queensland, Australia
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65 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This tour was great. We had a really good day tour with Fiordland Private Tours. How nice to be part of a small tour group; memory serves me we were 8 people on the day (with a maximum in the mini-bus of 15, so always going to be a small group). We were a friendly bunch of people, and Ray... More 

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fiordlandtours, Owner at Fiordland Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our small group tour to Milford Sound and your honest appraisal of the day spent with with us. We believe frequent toilet stops are important and you have appreciated that. Thank you. 6 - 10 people is our average group size so the 8 people on the day was a typical/popular number. More 

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Our host Ray is the personifcation of country hospitality and friendliness. Met us at our B&B, and went ot of his way at the start to accomodate our needs. He also went out of his way to assist other members of the our group on the day who had experienced some issues with their transport, and on our way to... More 

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fiordlandtours, Owner at Fiordland Tours, responded to this review

We acknowledge your detailed review of our tour to Milford Sound. We did pick you up first at 8:00am and had a small group of 9 people. We advertise to leave at 8:30am and return at 6pm (9.5 hours tour time) When possible we get away earlier so that we can enhance the day with more time for scenic stops.... More 

Cullompton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Excellent trip even though weather was a bit misty and damp. Only 4 of us booked on the trip that day and our guide Terry was great - knowledgeable and good sense of humour. We stopped at lots of places that the big coaches missed. The home-made date scones at morning tea were yum! Would definitely recommend this trip. The... More 

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fiordlandtours, Owner at Fiordland Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of our small group tour to Milford Sound You have appreciated the quality of the tour even though the weather did not 'play' its part. We are indeed lucky to have Terry as one of our guides, and we are pleased that you have enjoyed his enormous knowledge and sense of humor as well. More 

Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

The weather was unfortunately not in our favor but Ray made the tour so fun that we enjoyed every minute of it ! On our way to Milford Sound, we stopped at various places with unbelievable beautiful scenary/ backdrop of the Fiordland National Park. Despite of the gloomy day (as the storm was coming), my camera was in for a... More 

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fiordlandtours, Owner at Fiordland Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our tour to Milford Sound. We thank you for the detail of your review and the time spent to write it. It would be great to have you back one day and experience the same tour in sunshine. You will need more camera space than ever. More 

Bude, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Not only did we have stunning scenery on the way to Milford with many stops and short walks to see everything as well as the boat trip on the Milford sound but there was information and entertainment from Ray our driver for the whole journey. Not only information about the area but random bits of information that I am sure... More 

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fiordlandtours, Owner at Fiordland Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review of our small group tour to Milford Sound. You have appreciated the energy put into the extras that have made your day so enjoyable. We thank you for the time put aside to write these comments More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Head to Te Anau and join a day with Ray to experience the best date scones and balance of riding, boating, walking, and picture taking imaginable! First class service made most enjoyable by Ray's local knowledge and experience. Perfect!

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fiordlandtours, Owner at Fiordland Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of our coach and cruise to Milford sound Also for the comments about your "perfect day with Ray" We hope you enjoyed your NZ holiday and are pleased to have been part of it More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We had a wonderful day out. The whole trip was perfect even the weather. We booked from the UK even the lunch! Ray as mentioned in other reviews gave us a wonderful tour lots of information and made sure we didn't miss anything, A big thank you to him and his team it was one of our highlights of our... More 

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fiordlandtours, Owner at Fiordland Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful comments about our Milford Sound Tour We really appreciate the "Perfect" heading It was our pleasure to have you on our tour for the day More 

Halifax, Canada
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75 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We had looked at a number of the tour options and settled on this one as it was small and offered a number of stopping opportunities. It was a frosty morning to start but overall a glorious sunny day. Our driver and tour owner Ray was full of information and open to answering lots of questions. The trip to Miford... More 

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fiordlandtours, Owner at Fiordland Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of our small group tour to Milford Sound We appreciate the time you spent to make these wonderful comments Hope to see you back one day in the rain to see the amazing waterfall display More 

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