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Milford Sound Scenic Cruise provided by Mitre Peak Cruises

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
Updated 03/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 03/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Milford Sound is one of New Zealand's most beautiful and well-known sights, and you can enjoy seeing it for yourself on this cruise. The mountains that rise out of the sound, the waterfalls, and other natural features are impressive whatever the weather conditions. On this cruise, go all the way out to the sea, and get the chance to look for wildlife like seals, dolphins, and penguins.
Highlights
  • Get a more intimate, up-close perspective on this smaller cruise boat
  • Receive free tea/coffee on board
  • Children under three ride for free
  • Take great photos from the boat's viewing deck
Important Information
Departure Point
Mitre Peak Cruises, Milford Sound Visitor Centre, Milford Sound Hwy 94, Milford Sound 9679, New Zealand
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Free tea and coffee on board
  • Free for children under 3
  • Smaller boats makes for a more ‘up close’ tour
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Check in is 30 minutes before departure time
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 65 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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SavvyB wrote a review Yesterday
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Excellent cruise and captain accompanied by excellent cruising weather. Highlight was encountering a pod of dolphins on the way back
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Janis W wrote a review 21 Nov
Wellington, New Zealand239 contributions86 helpful votes
Really great cruise, staff and boat excellent, thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. Although raining initially, the sun came out halfway through and it was a very enjoyable cruise. Like the smaller boats, the whole experience was friendly, Abby was great, pointing out places
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Nikki G wrote a review 21 Nov
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Really great tour and friendly staff on board. Guide took us right out to the lighthouse. Good value for money.
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Date of experience: November 2020
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drn682 wrote a review 21 Nov
Nelson, New Zealand4 contributions2 helpful votes
Fantastic cruise,boat staff were very well informed and friendly. When they open the underwater experience again we will be back 😀
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Richard C wrote a review 17 Nov
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Whole trip was wonderful in rainy weather. Jeff the coach driver excellent (even with dad jokes) with much local information and history. Weather hindered some of our walks but compensated by hundreds of water falls. Boat trip great too , even though a smaller boat there was
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Date of experience: November 2020
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MarkL6733
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Milford Sound Cruise
Great service, friendly people, awesome scenery, an all round fantastic trip that is a must do for all New Zealande
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V78OTsueh
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Fantastic tour Mitre peak cruises
All the waterfalls were amazing! Best time to see them in the rain. Amazing tour on a small boat up close and perso
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CarrieCee
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Love the small boat
We were booked with the cruise through Altitude Tours. The smaller boat was a major deciding factor. We really enjo
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Adam d
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Amazing!
We had an excellent time on the Mitre Peak cruise and would highly recommend it. We got super lucky by having beaut
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ColeGF
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Great experience, not to be missed
Excellent views, boat size was just right. Captains commentary was interesting and enjoyably dry, topped off a grea
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grantandmonica
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Perfect cruise for Milford Sound!
We couldn’t have hoped for a better cruise in Milford Sound! The boat was the perfect size for experiencing the sou
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283quintonl
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Great experience ever and my kid leant a lot for the captain!
I chose this cruise because I read a lot of positive reviews about it: small boat, not crowded, nice captain, two w
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thefairdesmondo
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Absolutely brilliant!
It was a mini-bus, so not many people which was good. Our driver - Pauline - was fantastic. Not only a great driver
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Arvind K
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Memorable experience
The two hours experience of Mildred sound ie “lone thrush”on the cruise was amazing to say the least and the captai
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32Morten
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Perfect
Cruise in Milford sound was perfect. We happen to have sunny day which made the trip even more comfortable.
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claudiakaercher
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Just great! Best cruise
This was a fantastic experience. We went on the first cruise 8:55 with very few people (definitely try to avoid the
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JenLouHel
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Outstanding Full Day Milford Sound Tour
What a great tour! From the moment Jono picked us up in the morning at our accomodation in Te Anau until he returne
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mphector
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Breathtaking
Could not recommend these guys any more highly. Being a smaller boat the tour was more personalised & it also gave
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Moodstar
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Great trip
Lots of cruises to choose from If you want personal and small Guys who care and go the extra mile I recommend the
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Naomi T
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Beautiful Family LOVED IT!!
We just made it glad they did wait as we were running a wee bit behind schedule, Boarded Family of 7 including our
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Key Details
  • Milford Sound, Mitre Peak Cruises, and 3 more
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Spanish
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