Experience the majestic scenery of the Remarkables mountain range on a coach trip to Milford Sound from Queenstown. Stop to take photos of magnificent waterfalls and lush rainforest. Cruise the fjords of Milford Sound, passing Mitre Peak and more.
What to Expect
Depart Queenstown and travel by coach along the shore of Lake Wakatipu. Take in views of the dramatic peaks of the Remarkables mountain range, and then sstop for morning tea (own expense) in Te Anau, also known as the "Gateway to Fiordland."
Continue to Milford Sound along Milford Road, and admire some of the most impressive scenery anywhere in the world. Stop to take photos of the snow-capped peaks, lush rainforests and magnificent waterfalls. Pass through Homer Tunnel, carved out of the solid rock of the mountain. Then, experience the majesty of the fjord on arrival at Milford Sound.
Take a 105-minute cruise past Mitre Peak, towering a mile above sea level. See the cascade of Bowen Waterfall and a variety of wildlife including dolphins, seals and penguins. Enjoy a light picnic lunch during your cruise before the return coach journey to Queenstown.
- 105-minute boat cruise
Know Before You Go
• Children 4 years old and under travel free if a seat is not required