Fly to Milford Sound with Air Milford, the finest way to reach this isolated gem, a world renowned area of extraordinary beauty. Experience the vast and dramatic alpine scenery, which departs from Queenstown, on your 40 minute flight to Milford Sound. Once you land, board a Southern Discoveries Cruise and take in the magnificent views from the water while cruising out to the Tasman Sea. At any time on the fiord, you might see dolphins, seals, penguins and other New Zealand wildlife.
Milford Sound Overhead Flights (via Alps and Glaciers)
Some things can only truly be experienced through a Milford Sound flight. Mitre Peak is an iconic New Zealand mountain and its distinctive peak inspired the crew of survey ship, the Acheron, to name it for a bishop’s mitre (headwear). Flying over Mitre Peak is a wonderful way to truly appreciate its grandeur. Departing Queenstown your trip will also take in the visually magnificent:
Sutherland, Bowen and Stirling Falls
The Milford Sound Overhead Flight lasts for 2 hour. It is an excellent option for visitors with a busy schedule.
Milford Sound Overhead Flights (via Alps and Glaciers) with Landing
Departing Queenstown this flight option includes the Milford Sound Overhead flight as well as two hours on the ground in Milford to explore, take pictures from the foreshore or even have a delicious coffee and cake at the Discover Milford Café.
Both flight options include:
Pick up and drop off from accommodation
Stunning aerial views of alps, glaciers, waterfalls and majestic Milford Sound