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Rosco's Milford Kayaks

Deep water basin, Milford Sound 9679, New Zealand
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Sunriser Classic Sea Kayaking Trip from Milford Sound
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Want to kayak Milford Sound? Roscos Milford Kayaks is the longest owner operated sea kayaking business in New Zealand and great value too! First time paddler or pro, we’ve got a Milford Sound kayaking experience to suit just about anyone! Try 'Rosco's Original' Milford Sound Kayak Trip - Sunriser Classic - paddling the loop of Milford Sound, right through to, the 'Kayak Kombo', Rosco’s ultimate experience where you kayak and you get a Milford Track walk adventure included. The choice is yours and your trip will most certainly be one you will remember!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Deep water basin, Milford Sound 9679, New Zealand
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"morning glory"
in 64 reviews
"stirling sunriser"
in 55 reviews
"sunriser classic"
in 49 reviews
"day safari"
in 22 reviews
"kayak tour"
in 38 reviews
"kayaking experience"
in 30 reviews
"te anau"
in 98 reviews
"classic tour"
in 8 reviews
"stirling falls"
in 30 reviews
"sea kayak"
in 8 reviews
"new zealand"
in 51 reviews
"great guide"
in 23 reviews
"dry bags"
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"safety briefing"
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"full length"
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"small group"
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"insect repellent"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went on the Day trip from Te Anau with Ollie. It was an excellent trip! Being winter I thought it would be cold - but not not to worry. They had warm clothes for us and we never got wet. You don't even need...More

Thank brandasa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So happy we chose to see Milford Sound by kayak, rather than by cruise. We booked into the Day Safari, which meant we were driven from Te Anau to Milford Sound, before doing the sunriser classic. I'm so, so glad we didn't try and drive...More

1  Thank Zoe W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite the wind, we had the best time kayaking and hands down was the best way to see Milford Sound. Andrew was engaging and knowledgeable catering for the whole group. He got us as far along the sound as possible with the wind. Wouldn’t hesitate...More

Thank Amy H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did the sunrise paddle with Andrew today. Amazing trip, our guide was a laugh and showed us the best the Milford had to offer. A bucket list item that lived up to expectations! Cheers for the day Andrew, pretty sure your 9km is 2km but...More

Thank Joel P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I did the sunrises classic and we absolutely loved it. Great tour, friendly and knowledgeable guides and all gear provided. We were spoilt with the weather - no rain, super flat and calm in the morning, just a slight bit of chop...More

Thank Holly Rentsch R
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We did the Twilight Wind and Waves trip and everything was amazing, most of all the staff. The guides were great and fun, all gear is supplied. Would highly recommend this trip, you get to go right past Stirling Falls and paddle into the waterfall....More

Thank estherboe
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Kellye, from the Te Anau location went above and beyond to help us get our GoPro back that we had left at the Milford Sound location. She found someone to drive the GoPro from Milford Sound where we had left it after our wonderful kayak...More

1  Thank Jennifer C
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Booked the Milford Track Paddle & Walk. It is supposed to be a: "1 hour return paddle (3KM). 3.5 hour return walk (10KM)." The meeting point was at Deepwater Basin, just past the Milford Sound Lodge. (The instructions were a tad unclear as there were...More

Thank JayDotEss
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great canoe ride today, was raining, but still so beautiful, the guides were great! We were out in the water for about 3.5 hrs and we saw some cute seals, great trip.

Thank Francine C
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

My husband and I booked the Day Safari and it was incredible! Courtney was a fabulous guide and really made the whole experience. We have kayaked only a handful of times before, but found this experience to be really enjoyable, even for our level of...More

Thank Maureen W
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Nisha G
4 March 2018|
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Response from Nancy R | Reviewed this property |
I would not bring children under 10 who can’t swim, the Sound gets choppier as the day progresses so if you want a smoother ride go as early as possible, solid 2 hours drive from Queenstown without traffic. Not many places... More
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Shusu H
18 February 2018|
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Response from RoscoTeAnau | Property representative |
Hi Shusu you will need to book ahead of time, we are super busy at the moment, so to avoid dissapointment get online and book the tour that best suits you :)
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m0058
31 January 2018|
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Response from CdnGirl613 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know, but I doubt it. It’s quite a drive. I’d go the night before and stay over. Te Ana’s is beautiful!
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