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Milford Sound Tour from Te Anau to Queenstown

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You'll start at
2 Miro Street
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  • Pass by Homer Tunnel
  • 1
    Eglinton Valley
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 2
    Mirror Lakes Walk
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 3
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 4
    Monkey Creek
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 5
    Milford Sound
    Stop: 105 minutes - Admission included
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  • 6
    Kiwi Country
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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You'll end at
Athol Street
Athol Street, Queenstown 9300, New ZealandHotel drop offs at selected hotels, please check with supplier
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Highlights
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    2 Miro St, Te Anau 9600, New Zealand

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please check in with Supplier the pick up times from hotels at least 24-48 hours prior to travel.
    Departure Time
    10:15 AM
    Duration
    9h 30m
    Return Details
    Athol Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
    Inclusions
    • Sightseeing cruise on Milford Sound
    • Lunch - Buffet lunch
    • Driver/guide
    • Live commentary on board
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • WiFi
    • Entry/Admission - Milford Sound
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    7Reviews2Q&A
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    From the moment we sat on the bus after driver Eric's warm welcome, the day got better and better. The driver commentary was well informed and delivered with snippets of humor. Regular toilet and scenery stops were welcome. The cruise was stunning start to finish. It was a long
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    Response from AwesomeNZTours, Customer Service Representative at Milford Sound Tour from Te Anau to Queenstown
    Responded 9 Aug 2019
    Kia Ora N9387EJsusanb, Thank you for taking the time to give us positive feedback. We cannot agree more that Milford Sound is a bucket list trip and thank you for letting us be part of it. Be assured the kind words for our driver Eric will be pass to him. All the best for your future travels, Andrea and the team at AwesomeNZTour
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    This review is belated but we took this tour in February and the whole family (4 adults) enjoyed it immensely! Thinking about it made me want to come leave a review. The bus was comfortable with stops along the way to shop and rest. Driver and staff were friendly and organized.
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    Response from AwesomeNZTours, Customer Service Representative at Milford Sound Tour from Te Anau to Queenstown
    Responded 5 Aug 2019
    Kia Ora 278yk, Thank you for your feedback. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your time on our buses and that you have been well-looked after. Milford Sound is definitely breathtaking and worth the trip! We hope to see you on board again. All the best for your future travels, Eleah and the team at AwesomeNZ
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    I've been living in Queenstown for 7 months but have been waiting for the right time (shoulder season) to finally make my trip to Milford Sound and it was well worth the wait! Eric was an exceptional driver/guide. He gave commentary the entire way to Milford Sound. I was a tour
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    Response from AwesomeNZTours, customer service at Milford Sound Tour from Te Anau to Queenstown
    Responded 19 Jun 2019
    Kia Ora emilyn292019 Thank you for posting your feedback. We are more than happy to know that you enjoyed both, the ride and the tour to Milford Sound. Also, we will make sure to pass your kind words to Eric, he will appreciate them! All the best for your future travels, Cheyenne and the team at AwesomeNZTours
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    Visited the sounds on a day trip, it was wet weather but this made for an even cooler experience as the waterfalls were full and brimming! Also brimming with knowledge was the amazing guide and driver Eric 😀 a real fountain of knowledge! Highly recommend a trip to Milford Sound
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    Response from AwesomeNZTours, Marketing at Milford Sound Tour from Te Anau to Queenstown
    Responded 19 Feb 2019
    Kia ora emmahammersmith, Thank you for you great feedback about this trip and for our driver Eric - I'm sure he'll appreciate it! Amanda and the team at awesomeNZ
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    The bus trip to and from Milford Sound is quite long but, thanks to the brilliance of our driver, Paulie, it was as enjoyable as the time on the water. Paulie provided interesting and relevant commentary along the way in an entertaining style. Stops were scheduled along the
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    About the operator
    By: GreatSights
    298 reviews
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    cturtle13
    Hong Kong, China
    31
    Coach and Cruise to Milford sound through GreatSights with guide Eric (Jan 4, 2020)
    Our bus guide/driver Eric was excellent, super knowledgeable, had great stories, super responsible driver and
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    jhaakma
    10
    Awe Inspiring
    The 5 hours coach each way might sound dull, but it is far from it. The driver, Eric, was funny, insightful, and
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    gpilatowicz
    20
    Eric rules on bus tours!
    The best guide and driver we ever had pleasure to travel with. Huge knowledge about New Zealand and all the
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    261carolh
    Williamsburg, Virginia
    20
    Very long day.
    Our very long day began with a pickup problem. We had specified a hotel pickup and booked a hotel that would
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    mishdealtravels
    Sydney, Australia
    20
    Milford Sound
    Five Aussies travelled to Milford Sound for a visual experience second to none. Great sites bus company took us
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    Gordon M
    Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    34
    Coach trip to Milford Sound 29/12/19
    You take the luck of the draw as far as the weather is concerned and this time, Milford Sound was very wet but
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    Paul2key
    Hirakata, Japan
    5425
    Interesting ride out and stunning tour of the Sound
    Although the coach ride is long, the driver provided interesting and amusing commentary... and many toilet stops.
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    ryansingapore87
    20
    Poor Communication
    Booked this and the bus didn’t arrive. We called the operator after waiting 15 minutes and was told “you missed
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    Varghese_Muthalaly
    Fremont, California
    199
    Milford Sound is beautiful, but the food was strictly average
    I wish I could review the food and the service/experience separately. I thought the service and the experience of
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    dleighb
    Texas
    4337
    Great when you are on a short timeline
    We took the Great Sights buses from Queenstown to Franz Josef and then the following day from Franz Josef to
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    Chander S
    Ghaziabad, India
    18630
    Tour of a life time
    Just do it buddies ! Great coach, driver Stewart who knows so much of the land and history and geography. His
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    Geminican
    San Jose
    936351
    Long but an awesome way to travel from Queenstown to Christchurch
    A very long trip but you get to see the one of the most beautiful scenic route in New Zealand. Lunch buffet in
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    Johnny3874
    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    10
    Milford Sound
    Trip was interesting, explanation was clear and the whole journey trip is enjoyable with the addon of the showers
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    Shetlandcruiser
    10
    Day trip To Milford Sound
    I thoroughly enjoyed this trip. The trip was broken up so didn't feel like a long journey. The driver, Chalindra,
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    Jensftang
    40
    Just perfect
    Had a lovely day with family. Mike, our guide was excellent. With his knowledge of the places and its rich history
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 9h 30m
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, German, Japanese, Spanish
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