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Address: Fiordland National Park, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64 3 249 7959
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Extremely difficult to sum up Milford Sound through words. The views were breathtaking. The wildlife, although varying by day, was great! Sunny, but cool, day spent on a boat ride... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Extremely difficult to sum up Milford Sound through words. The views were breathtaking. The wildlife, although varying by day, was great! Sunny, but cool, day spent on a boat ride through the cliffs and waterfalls -- an experience that cannot be missed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

There are no words to describe the beauty of the fiord, surrounding mountains, crystal clear blue water. Cruise on the boat or take kayak to get close and personal with nature. We have seen seals sleeping on the rocks, stand under waterfall, enjoyed sunshine and view of Tasman sea. Great place to take your family to.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Did our trip as part of a tour group. The day was wet and chilly.......but I suspect the waterfalls were much better than on a dry day !! The views were spectacular , well worth it. Do take wet weather clothes and a fleece .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

We loved Milford Sound. We went on a day when it was misty and cool, autumn weather. The sounds was practically empty and we were able to really enjoy the waterfalls and cruising even in the mist. We saw a huge pod of pacific bottlenose dolphins. We saw a small group of people kayaking, which looked like a lot of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

Lucky to experience MIlford on a sunny day, it was truly amazing. The water, the cliffs, waterfalls all incredible. Not to be missed!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

It was so good to have a pick up service from bbh in Te Anau to Milford cruise. It was a sunny day and everything is good

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We took a bus ride with Real Journeys from Queenstown to Milford Sound. What a waste of an entire day. The journey was uncomfortable and long eventhough the bus driver, Steve, was very knowledgeable and decent. The Sound itself was disappointing. I expected something really spectacular on arrival after a 5 hour bus ride but it was nice,only nice. Not... More 

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Wanaka, New Zealand
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Took the Real Journeys Nature Cruise around Milford Sound. A very beautiful place and the crew were wonderful. Although the weather wasn't the greatest, we saw many waterfalls and the nature guide was informative and had some great jokes. Definitely a trip to do.

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Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We visited Milford Sound during the winter months which really added to the whole experience as alot of the mountains and surrounding area were covered in snow at the time and offered amazing views. Even the drive from Te Anau to Milford Sound was worth viewing even if you never did the boat cruise as we got to witness terrific... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

It is one of the best scenic place in the Southern Newzealand, especially close to Queenstown. The drive is tricky. You can take a cruise taking you around in the lake to show the wildlife and waterfalls set in the mountains. You will marvel at the natural beauty. Get a chance to be drenched under the waterfall. Get a view... More 

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Address: Fiordland National Park, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64 3 249 7959
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Fiordland National Park  >  Te Anau

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