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“Milford Sound Cruise”
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Milford Sound
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Full-Day Milford Sound and Fiordland National Park Tour including Milford Sound...
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Reviewed September 13, 2013

I visited here on my honeymoon in 1997. We went on a cruise through the sound, the scenery was spectacular with beautiful waterfalls.

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Reviewed September 13, 2013

We cruised through Milford Sound on board Dawn Princess out from Melbourne in February 2013
The ship arrived in the sound early morning and as our cabin was right next door to an outside door at the forward open deck we just got up and straight outside in seconds. The impact of the first moments being outside I will remember for ever. From being in the open sea when going to bed and then seeing the closeness of the cliffs of the sound first thing in the morning was unbelievable. It was a slightly misty morning but this did not detract from the overwhelming feeling of being in the sound, it was indeed breathtaking and I would certainly like to return for another look at this awe inspiring area, truly unforgettable. If anyone reading this and is planning a trip to New Zealand then Milford Sound is a must.

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Reviewed September 12, 2013

I cruised through Milford Sound aboard the Sun Princess some 2 1/2 years ago and can not speak highly enough of both the itinerary and the ports of call. We started our cruise from Sydney and two days later as first light fought its way through the early morning cloud cover, the N.Z. coastline appeared. It wasn't until we were a few hundred meters from the imposing cliffs did the entrance to Milford Sound appear, breathtaking and stunning are just two words to describe mother natures handy work,for the next 6 or 7 hours you travel through 4 different sounds with cliffs so close you feel like you can touch them, dolphins in pods of 100 or more welcoming you, just as fisherman and tourists aboard much smaller vessels, waving and excited that another 2000 people aboard are enjoying this wonderful part of this amazing world. I will return to do this cruise again as all my photos were lost due to my camera being lost but my memories will have to suffice till then. If your thinking of visiting the area, keep in mind the weather down south of N. Z. can change quickly, we had the best possible conditions, take a chance and go south!

Thank 957Doug_T
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Reviewed September 9, 2013

If you miss Milford Sound, you will kick yourself. The place is beautiful. Don't forget your camera! I'm sure the boat tours are wonderful but I didn't get to do that. There is a huge waterfall on the side that makes for good photos. Loved it here. The drive to Milford Sound was awesome

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Reviewed September 8, 2013

What a beautiful place! I loved the scenery, mountains, stone cliffs, waterfalls, seals, penguins, dolphins. I will return for sure and highly recommend

Thank MaxineH
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