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Milford Sound Scenic Flights

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Address: Queenstown Airport, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-442 3065
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Over the Alps to Milford Sound... one of the world's best scenic flights....

Over the Alps to Milford Sound... one of the world's best scenic flights. Milford Sound Scenic Flights operate daily from Queenstown and Milford Sound, including coach, helicopter and cruise options.

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$280.86*
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Milford Sound Scenic Flight from Queenstown
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$342.87*
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Milford Sound Sightseeing Cruise with Scenic Return Flights from Queenstown
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$436.97*
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Full-Day Milford Sound Walk and Cruise Including Scenic Flights from Queenstown

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Just a helpful tip from someone who didn't get to go

All my contact with Milford Sound Flights was great unfortunately the weather didn't cooperate that day and it was to windy to fly. So i'm just writing this to say that if you... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Dallas, Texas
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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

All my contact with Milford Sound Flights was great unfortunately the weather didn't cooperate that day and it was to windy to fly. So i'm just writing this to say that if you want to see Milford Sound than give yourself a couple days to see it in case your flight gets moved to the next day. And if you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Did the fly, cruise, fly tour. I was going to also do the walk but it was canceled due to weather. The tour I did was great. Flight was 45 minutes each way. It is a small 7 passenger plane. The fjord was spectacular. Saw seals, penguins and beautiful waterfalls.

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Flights, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We are thrilled that you rate us as the best experience in the South Island as we know there are many wonderful attractions on offer! Thanks again! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely best experience of all my stay in New Zealand. Pilot was lovely and superb, you will flight to nice small airport in Milford Sound, through nice sceneries, snowy mountains and green landscapes. There is free time to spend there, and return flight is through diferent flight path. All was profesional, helpfull and friendly

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Flights, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We are thrilled that you rate us as the best experience in the South Island as we know there are many wonderful attractions on offer! Thanks again! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got in from the flight from Milford Sounds. It was a stunning flight. Out pilot Aaron was cheerful, informative and very skilful. The flight was mind blowing, the transition back to town seamless. Well worth the money

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Flights, responded to this review

Many thanks for reviewing your flight with us and I have passed on your comments to Aaron. We completely agree that the flights to and from Milford Sound are well worth the money! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the opportunity to take a small plane flight out to Milford Sound for a cruise. The pilot was friendly and professional and the boat cruise was scenic with great picture opportunities. If motion sickness is a problem for you, prepare accordingly.

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Flights, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We couldn’t agree more that the flights and boat cruise provide many exceptional photo opportunities. Also thanks mentioning about motion sickness as it does help if our passengers get motion sickness to be prepared! Thanks again! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the fly, walk, cruise, fly tour with this company in November. It was the absolute best way to see beautiful Milford Sound. This company was organized down to the very last detail. Customer Service was outstanding. The pilots were great, the tour guide for the hike was great, and the cruise of the sound was great. They even... More 

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Flights, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review your trip with us. The Fly Walk Cruise Fly is a new product which we were delighted to launch in November this year. Offering our passengers the opportunity to experience the beauty of the Milford Sound track as well as the flights and cruise we believe is the ultimate way to experience... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the opportunity to fly back from Milford Sound to Queenstown in a light plane and it was great. Saw sights from the air I would never have known existed. Thoroughly recommend a light plane to see the landscape properly well worth it.

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Flights, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. Seeing Milford Sound by Air after experiencing the boat cruise and Coach trip really does add an extra element that caps an amazing day! Thanks again! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing experience however will never do it again... I thought several times plane was going to crash..didn't help that the older pilot on the flight told me he was training the other pilot.. that scared the living day lights out of me. First part of flight there was a super turbulent area due to theountains..luckily sitting next to me... More 

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Flights, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us. As we fly over Mountain ranges on our flights to Milford Sound we will always experience some turbulence during our flights. Our Fly Cruise Fly / Dart River Safari combo is a fantastic way to experience Milford Sound and also the beautiful Dart River area as well. Thanks... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Overall, our experience was excellent. The company seemed well organized and very interested in not only safety but making sure everyone was comfortable and had a great time. Our flight was on one of their smaller planes; there were only 6 passengers. The pilot named Corey, was very professional and interested in making sure everyone on the plane was able... More 

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Flights, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional Customer experiences and we are glad that you enjoyed your time in Milford Sound. I have also passed on your comments to your pilot Corey as well. Thanks again More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

We booked fly-cruise-heli-Dart river jet package for Milford sound with Milford flight company. Although we had to start the tour quite early (around 7am), it's worth!! They picked us up at our hotel and took us to Milford flight office. The pilot came to escort us to the small airplane (8 seats). The plane took off smoothly. We saw the... More 

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at Milford Sound Scenic Flights, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. The Fly Cruise Heli Jetboat Combo is an amazing way to experience two of the most scenic locations in Milford Sound and Glenorchy in one day. The Helicopter with snow landing also adds another dimension to the trip as well. Using the small boats in Milford Sound is a great way to get as close... More 

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