Duration Duration: Up to 12hrs 30mins

The magic begins as soon as you board our coach for a guided road trip to your cruise in Milford Sound. Settle back and enjoy the panoramic views and entertaining commentary as your driver points out the highlights, including the best photo stops and short walks along the way. You’ll arrive relaxed, refreshed and ready to cruise.

Day Trips from Queenstown

  • Our premium glass roof coach surrounds you with amazing views.
  • Settle into a spacious and comfortable seat with FREE WiFi (75MB limit) and USB charging ports
  • Coach driver provides entertaining and informative commentary in English.
  • Headset commentary available on coach in Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, French, German
    and Portuguese.
  • Includes pick-up from most Queenstown accommodation and main bus stops.
  • Option to return to Queenstown on a scenic flight or by helicopter.
  • Trips connect to your choice of Nature Cruise, Scenic Cruise, Discover More and Cruise & Kayak,
    depending on season.
  • Lunch inclusions and options vary by trip.

Day Trips from Te Anau

  • Our small coach departure leaves directly from Te Anau with a smaller group size and English-only commentary from our coach driver. Go slow and savour the journey with a guarantee of at least 6 photo stops and short walks on the Milford Road.
  • All other day trips from Te Anau join one of our glass roof coaches from Queenstown.
  • Includes pick-up from most Te Anau accommodation providers.
  • Trips connect to your choice of Nature Cruise, Scenic Cruise, Discover More and Cruise & Kayak,
    depending on season.
  • Lunch inclusions and options vary by trip.
Summer
Winter

Summer

1 October 2019 - 30 April 2020

Coach & Cruise

Departs/ReturnsDepartsOptionIncludesReturnsAdultChild 
Queenstown6.45amCoach & Nature CruiseBuffet Lunch7.30pm$245$130
Queenstown6.45amCoach, Cruise & Kayak**Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Buffet Lunch9.15pm$375$245
Queenstown7.00amCoach & Scenic CruiseBuffet Lunch7.45pm$235$125
Queenstown8.00amCoach & Discover More CruiseNature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch9.15pm$265$140
Te Anau8.30amSmall Coach & Discover More Cruise*Nature Cruise & Underwater Observatory
5.00pm$145$75
Te Anau8.30amSmall Coach, Cruise & Kayak**Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch
7.00pm$255$185
Te Anau9.45amCoach & Nature CruiseBuffet Lunch5.00pm$225$120
Te Anau9.45amCoach, Cruise & Kayak**Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Buffet Lunch7.00pm$355$235
Te Anau10.00amCoach & Scenic CruiseBuffet Lunch 5.15pm$215$115
Te Anau11.00amCoach & Discover More Cruise Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch 7.00pm$245$130

Coach & Cruise with return Flight

Departs/ReturnsDepartsOptionIncludesReturnsAdultChild from 
Queenstown6.45amCoach & Nature Cruise with return flightBuffet Lunch4.15pm$619$360
Queenstown6.45amCoach, Cruise & Kayak** with return flightNature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Buffet Lunch5.15pm$795$505
Queenstown7.00amCoach & Scenic Cruise with return flightBuffet Lunch4.30pm$619$360
Queenstown8.00amCoach & Discover More Cruise with return flightNature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch5.45pm$685$400

Coach & Cruise with return Heli

Departs/ReturnsDepartsOptionIncludesReturnsAdultChild from 
Queenstown6.45amCoach & Nature Cruise with return heliBuffet Lunch4.15pm$1080$715
Queenstown6.45amCoach, Cruise & Kayak** with return heliNature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Buffet Lunch5.15pm$1210$830
Queenstown7.00amCoach & Scenic Cruise with return heliBuffet Lunch4.30pm$1070$710
Queenstown8.00amCoach & Discover More Cruise with return heliNature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch5.45pm$1100$720

*Add a picnic lunch for only $20 per person
**Cruise & Kayak experience requires children 5 - 14 years to be accompanied by an adult in a double kayak.

Winter

1 May 2019 - 30 September 2019

Departs FromDepartsOptionIncludesReturnsAdultChild 
Queenstown7.00amCoach & Nature Cruise Picnic Lunch**7.30pm$189$99
Queenstown7.00amCoach & Nature Cruise with return flightPicnic Lunch**4.15pm$609$359

Queenstown7.00amCoach & Nature Cruise with return heliPicnic Lunch**4.15pm$979$649

Queenstown7.15amCoach & Scenic Cruise International Buffet Lunch7.45pm$189$99
Queenstown7.15amCoach & Scenic Cruise with return flightInternational Buffet Lunch4.30pm$609$359

Queenstown7.15amCoach & Scenic Cruise with return heliInternational Buffet Lunch4.30pm$979$649

Te Anau9.30amSmall Coach & Discover More Milford Sound Underwater Observatory + Picnic Lunch 7.00pm$139$89
Te Anau10.00amCoach & Nature CruisePicnic Lunch**5.00pm$169$89
Te Anau10.15amCoach & Scenic CruiseInternational Buffet Lunch5.15pm$169$89

** Picnic lunch special - upgrade your picnic lunch to hot chicken katsu or tofu teryaki rice. Only available when you book online.