Premium Milford Sound Cruise - 1:30pm

Highlights & inclusions

2 hour cruise on board luxurious and spacious catamaran
Friendly and knowledgeable skipper
Get up close to the famous Stirling Falls
Allow 4.5 hours self drive each way from Queenstown to Milford Sound
Only glass roof vessel in Milford Sound
Cafe/Bar on board (cash only)
or 4 payments of $31.97 with more info
Free cancellation up to 24 hours prior to experience

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Sun, Jul 21, 2024

What you can expect

Experience the breathtaking beauty of Milford Sound with our premium boat cruise. Departing in the early afternoon at 1.30pm, this Milford Sound boat cruise offers a unique opportunity to explore one of New Zealand's most iconic natural wonders.

As you embark on this adventure, prepare to be captivated by the awe-inspiring landscapes that surround you. Milford Sound is renowned for its towering cliffs, cascading waterfalls, and pristine blue waters, and our premium cruise ensures that you don't miss a single moment of its splendor.

Our knowledgeable and friendly crew will guide you through the sound, providing fascinating commentary about the area's history, geology, and wildlife. Keep your camera ready as you may encounter playful dolphins, curious seals, and even the occasional penguin along the way.

With a smaller group size, our premium cruise allows for a more intimate and personalized experience. You'll have ample space to relax and soak in the beauty of your surroundings, whether you choose to enjoy the panoramic views from the outdoor decks or the comfort of the indoor lounge.

Indulge in a delicious complimentary afternoon tea, featuring a selection of local treats, as you cruise through the majestic fjords. The early afternoon departure ensures that you avoid the crowds, allowing for a tranquil and serene experience.

Don't miss the opportunity to witness the grandeur of Milford Sound on our premium boat cruise. Book your adventure today and create memories that will last a lifetime.


What you need to know

  • Premium Milford Boat Cruise
  • Two glass roofs and three large decks offer the best views in Milford
  • Relax in the booth seating spread across two levels
  • Gorgeous custom-built interior with seamless indoor and outdoor flow
  • The best option if you have your own transport to Milford Sound and want to travel at your own pace
  • This experience departs Milford terminal at 1.30pm (returns by 3.30pm)
  • Please check in 20 minutes prior to departure time (allow 10-minutes minimum to walk from the car park to the terminal)
  • Milford Sound Visitor Centre (Terminal and Boat Harbour), Milford Sound Highway, Milford, New Zealand
Departure Location
  • This experience departs from the main visitor terminal in Milford Sound at 1.30pm. Please check in 20 minutes before departure.
Sample Menu
  • The scenic on-board Café/Bar serves up a variety of hot and cold refreshments throughout the cruise to keep those sightseeing hunger pangs at bay. Tea and coffee is complimentary.
  • Choose from a variety of local beers, wines, soup, sandwiches and other grab and go options as well as soft drinks and confectionary
  • We do not sell products containing peanuts, and have options for gluten free, dairy free, vegan and vegetarian requirements
  • Cash Only
What To Bring
  • Comfortable clothing & shoes
  • Water bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Camera
  • Insect Repellant
  • Wet weather gear
  • Cash for the cafe/bar
Cancellation Policy
  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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