Duration Duration: Up to 12hrs 30mins

Let us take you to Milford Sound while you sit back, relax and enjoy the magnificent scenery and informative commentary. Our experienced local coach driver will show you the best short walks and photo stops on the Milford Road, and connect you seamlessly with your Milford Sound cruise.

Day Trips from Queenstown

  • Guaranteed travel on a glass roof coach with spacious and comfortable seats, FREE WiFi (75MB limit) and USB charging ports.
  • Coach driver provides entertaining and informative commentary in English.
  • Headset commentary available in coach in Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, French and German.
  • 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

  • The first departure of the day leaves directly from Te Anau with a smaller group size and English 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. Go Milford small coach departure includes pick-up from Te Anau accommodation.
  • All other day trips from Te Anau join one of our glass roof coaches from Queenstown. Coach pick-up is from Southern Discoveries Te Anau Visitor Centre.
  • Trips connect to your choice of Discover More, Cruise & Kayak, Nature Cruise or Scenic Cruise, depending on season.
  • Lunch inclusions and options vary by trip.
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1 October 2018 - 30 April 2019

Queenstown7.00amCoach & Nature CruiseBuffet Lunch7.30pm$199$99
Queenstown7.00amCoach & Nature Cruise with return flightBuffet Lunch4.15pm$619$369
Queenstown7.00amCoach & Nature Cruise with return heliBuffet Lunch4.15pm$989$659
Queenstown7.00amCoach, Cruise & Kayak*Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Buffet Lunch9.15pm$289$189
Queenstown7.00amCoach, Cruise & Kayak + return flight*Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Buffet Lunch5.15pm$709$449
Queenstown7.00amCoach, Cruise & Kayak + return heli*Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Buffet Lunch5.15pm$1079$739
Queenstown7.15amCoach & Scenic CruiseBuffet Lunch7.45pm$199$99
Queenstown7.15amCoach & Scenic Cruise with return flight4.30pm$599$349
Queenstown7.15amCoach & Scenic Cruise with return heli4.30pm$969$639
Queenstown8.15amCoach & Discover More Cruise*Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch9.15pm$189$99
Queenstown8.15amCoach & Discover More Cruise* with return flight**Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch5.45pm$609$359
Queenstown8.15amCoach & Discover More Cruise* with return heli**Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch5.45pm$979$649
Te Anau8.30amSmall Coach & Discover More Cruise*Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch
Te Anau8.30amSmall Coach, Cruise & Kayak**Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch
Te Anau10.00amCoach & Nature CruiseBuffet Lunch5.00pm$179$89
Te Anau10.00amCoach, Cruise & Kayak* Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Buffet Lunch7.45pm$269$179
Te Anau10.15amCoach & Scenic CruiseBuffet Lunch 5.15pm$179$89
Te Anau11.15amCoach & Discover More Cruise* Nature Cruise, Underwater Observatory & Picnic Lunch 7.15pm$169$89

*Available from 15 November 2018 - 30 April 2019.
**Available from 1 November 2018 - 30 April 2019.


1 May 2019 - 30 September 2019

Departs FromDepartsOptionReturnsAdultChild 
Queenstown7.15amCoach & Cruise*7.45pm$169$89
Queenstown7.15amCoach & Cruise* + Buffet Lunch7.45pm$189$99
Queenstown7.15amCoach & Cruise* with return flight + Buffet Lunch4.30pm$609$359
Queenstown7.15amCoach & Cruise* with return heli + Buffet Lunch4.30pm$979$649
Te Anau9.00amSmall Coach & Discover More Cruise5.00pm$149$79
Te Anau10.15amCoach & Cruise*5.15pm$149$79
Te Anau10.15amCoach & Cruise* + Buffet Lunch5.15pm$169$89

*Winter Coach and Cruise departures include Milford Sound Scenic Cruise with specialist Nature Guide commentary.