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A nature guide and a passenger are observing the spectacular surroundings from the viewing deck during the Nature Cruise in Milford Sound by Southern Discoveries.


21 US$

Nature Cruise in Milford Sound

MotorboatFull description
English, Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese, Korean
Milford Sound
Meeting place
Milford Sound

At the Milford Sound Visitor Centre (Freshwater Basin State Highway 94, Milford Sound Milford Sound, 9679)

FREE cancellation with full refund up to 24 hours before the start of the activity

  Booking Information

Options marked with an asterisk (*) include a buffet lunch on board.


Board our fully catered, modern catamaran and allow us to take you on a magical tour along New Zealand's most famous fjord with our Milford Sound Cruise. Sit back with a cup of coffee or tea and enjoy the spectacular views of the mountains towering over either side of the fjord and the tumbling waterfalls pouring fresh glacial water into the sound.

This cruise is perfect for nature photographers as well as for families and groups, with large, spacious decks that allow you to get a good look at the local wildlife. If you're lucky, you'll spot seals, dolphins and even penguins. So don't hesitate and book your Milford Sound Cruise now!

As a special treat for those of you who haven't had enough after the Milford Sound Cruise, we also offer options to add on a visit to our Underwater Observatory as well as a 1h kayaking trip departing from Harrison Cove. Our kayaking trip is suitable for levels of experience and fitness and can be booked for anyone over the age of 5 (with children under 14 needing to be accompanied by a parent or guardian) - all equipment included.

- Modern catamaran with spacious decks
- Expert commentary
- Close-up photo opportunities of local wildlife

Departure & Arrival:
Please come to the Milford Sound Visitor Centre and check-in at our desk at the latest at the time specified on your booking confirmation. You will then proceed to board the boat which departs 15 minutes after the check-in closes. The Milford Sound Cruise will last between 1h 45 min and 2h, after which we return back to the departure point.

Characteristics of the boat:
- Number of passengers: 150 people
- Licensed bar
- Sun-protected area
- Restrooms
- Outdoor decks for 360-degree viewing
- Comfortable indoor lounge with full height viewing windows

Included Services:
- Tea and coffee
- Optional add-on: Buffet lunch*
- Optional add-on: Visit to Underwater Observatory with picnic lunch
- Optional add-on: Kayaking trip + Underwater Observatory with picnic lunch

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