1 day Milford Sound Nature Cruise - Fly/Cruise/Fly - ex Queenstown
Following a transfer to the Queenstown airport, board our predominantly twin engine aircraft for the flight to Milford Sound. During the 35 minute flight, there are panoramic views of spectacular alpine scenery including glaciers, rivers, lakes and rainforest before landing at Milford Sound. Once on the ground at Milford airport, there is a coach transfer to the Real Journeys Visitor Centre for a leisurely cruise the full length of the fiord to the Tasman Sea. Nature Cruises have a relaxed and flexible itinerary that allows plenty of time to enjoy the scenery and wildlife and have special appeal for the independent traveller. An on board nature guide with specialist knowledge of the region’s history, flora and fauna provides detailed interpretation in English with a roving microphone. There is plenty of time available to explore points of interest and view the spectacular alpine scenery including waterfalls, rainforest and the towering peaks; and keep a lookout for wildlife including seals, dolphins and penguins when in season. Lunch options and complimentary tea and coffee are available on all vessels.
On returning to the Milford Wharf, there is a transfer by coach to the Milford airport for the return scenic flight to Queenstown. Transfers are provided to accommodation on arrival at Queenstown airport.
Picnic Lunch is included, alternatively Obento lunches are available at additional cost and must be pre-ordered.
Café style food is available for purchase on board the vessels.
What to Bring:
Comfortable shoes, waterproof jacket, warm clothing, sunscreen, sunglasses, sun hat, insect repellent and camera.