Excursion Includes: An overnight cruise is the ultimate way to experience Milford Sound. When all the day visitors have left, the fiord transforms into a peaceful scene of dramatic landscape.
It is the perfect opportunity to soak up the atmosphere and get a sense of the serenity that the fiord offers.
After boarding the Milford Mariner, guests enjoy a full length cruise of the fiord out to the Tasman Sea.
The flexible nature of the cruise means there is ample time to look out for wildlife such as seals, penguins and dolphins.
The Nature Guide ensures an immersive experience as guests learn all about the history and natural environment of the fiord.
Go for a paddle in a kayak, or hop on board a tender craft to explore the fiord up close. The boat will anchor in the shelter of Harrison Cove overnight.
Overnight accommodation is in private ensuite cabins with twin or double configuration.
Enjoy a sumptuous three-course buffet dinner in the dining saloon, followed by a Nature Guide presentation in the
forward saloon. Beverages are available for purchase at the licensed bar.
For breakfast, there are cooked and continental options available from the buffet. There is time for further cruising on the fiord before returning to the Milford Wharf.
Ex Queenstown (RJ251): On boarding our luxury coach in Queenstown, travel along the shores of Lake Wakatipu and through the rolling countryside to Te Anau. After a short break, the coach continues along the spectacular alpine route of the Milford Road through impressive, awe-inspiring scenery. There is time for photo stops and short walks along the way.
Considered one of the most beautiful drives in the world, experience this journey in luxury and comfort on our ‘state of the art’ coaches. Our friendly coach drivers provide detailed commentaries throughout the trip. Upon arrival at Milford Sound, passengers board the Milford Mariner for the overnight cruise. After disembarking on the morning of the second day, return to Queenstown by coach.