coach and flight departures from Queenstown subject to demand and weather
conditions. Summer season (October 1 to April 30) 8.00am, 10.00am, 12.00pm,
2.00pm. Winter season (May 1 to September 30) 10.00am and 12.00pm.
& Cruise 4 hours; Coach, Cruise & Fly 9 hours (approximately)
superb sightseeing options combine the beauty and grandeur of Milford
Sound from the air and from the water. This magnificent fjord has often
been called the Eighth Wonder of the World. Guests with more time can
enjoy marvelous alpine scenery from the road on a four and a half hour
journey by luxury glass topped coach from Queenstown to Milford through
Five Rivers and Te Anau.
Sound Fly & Cruise includes return flights between Queenstown and
Milford and a 1 hour 45 minute cruise of Milford Sound aboard one of
the famous Red Boat catamaran cruisers. Milford Sound Coach, Cruise
& Fly includes a four and a half hour luxury coach tour from Queenstown
to Milford, a 1 hour 45 minute Red Boat cruise, and a 30 minute flight
back to Queenstown.
Sound Fly & Cruise: Board your twin-engine high-winged aircraft
and fly north along the shore of Lake Wakatipu over glorious alpine
country to the Tasman Sea where Milford Sound enters the ocean. Turn
inland to land at Milford and transfer to your 1 hour 45 minute Red
Boat cruise which follows the southern shore of the sound to the sea,
where it turns and follows the northern shore back to the Milford Sound
Wharf. Return to your aircraft which flies south over the northern tip
of Lake Te Anau and then east over Lake Wakatipu back to Queenstown.
(Flights take 30 minutes. Flight routes may vary).