Milford Sound, Te Anau
(4.7/5 based on 3,200+ reviews on the web)
Experience New Zealand's untouched wilderness by cruising Milford Sound, a fjord located within a World Heritage Site encompassing four national parks. Moved by the sight of rocky cliffs rising out of perfectly still water, writer Rudyard Kipling once described this fjord as the eighth wonder of the world. Mitre Peak, one of the most photographed mountains on the planet, towers over the sound. Most of the area's half a million annual visitors arrive by one of many bus tours from Queenstown offering easy access to this pristine natural world. Numerous operators also offer flights from Queenstown, drastically reducing transit time and giving you extra time for additional activities that day. If you're staying closer to the national park, you can reach the fjord by hiking a 50 km (31 mi) walking trail starting at Lake Te Anau. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Milford Sound and many more Te Anau attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Te Anau vacation generator.
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  • About three hours I and my wife spent on the Milford Sound Sceneric Cruise worth every single dollar we spent. The view from the cruise was phenomenally magnificent. We never got bored as we were busy...  more »
  • One of the best experiences of the country and which has experienced to date. A guide to preparadisima giving details of geology and characteristics of travel. A natural wonder that not surprising that it has been among the candidates to be one of the best on the planet.
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  • Following a tip from our host at Glacier Creek B&B, we went online and got coupons for a free meal while on the cruise of Milford Sound as well as reduced rates. The trip cost half of booking a roundt...  more »
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  • We had the most wonderful day at Milford,the weather was perfect chose the best tour, saw over 100 waterfalls incredible a real highlight of our tour.
  • Amazing people who are driving don't panic when Ur petrol half way there is stations there self service. Also noted that when u use the petrol depending of how much you fill up on Ur statement it shows $100 but they adjust it later on so don't panic 😉. Enjoy the view
  • Beautyful Views
  • Been here twice in a year, still fascinates me! One of the best 7th wonder of the world
  • Probably one of the most beautiful drives in the world