The bus trip to Milford Sound is an adventure all on its own. Along the way, you will witness some of the stunning landscapes that have made New Zealand a top tourist destination. Bu a Milford Sound bus trip isn't short, and properly preparing for your Milford Sound day trip is a great way to maximise comfort.
It was impossible to access Milford Sound via road until 1954. Thanks to the incredible work done to build the Milford road and the Homer Tunnel we can now drive to Milford Sound. In this blog, we’re going to reveal the story behind the Milford Road and how Milford Sound, a once difficult to reach destination, has become one of the most visited places by tourists in New Zealand!