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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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Deep water basin, Milford Sound 9679, New Zealand
+64 800 476 726
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Did the sterling sunriser and it was from the get go was fantastic. After a brief, scenic boat ride we were dropped off on what we were told was a relatively calm fjord. I enjoyed a relaxing 3ish hour paddle back up the sound featuring...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Redcollar
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My partner and I did the sterling sunriser. We had a small group of 4 kayaks so it was a nice intimate experience. Our guide Sparrow was fantastic! (His mother should be very proud) he had a wealth of knowledge not only about kayaking, but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SharKira
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent day, van picked us up in Te Anau, our guide Sandy was lovely and told us lots of interesting details about the history of the area on the drive down which was stunning. Sandy took great care of us speaking to everyone individually and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Louis M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I went on the 2 hr “Milford Crusier” kayak trip and we both thoroughly enjoyed it. Even though it was raining, the guys had us all geared up to keep us dry and warm. Milford Sound is so beautiful and it was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank eharch96
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blake was a great guide on our Sunriser Classic! He was very knowledgeable about the area and nature. We even saw a seal right away! Just bring yourself to this tour. All clothing (thermals, waterproof clothing) was provided. I opted to wear a provided fleece...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I headed out to Milford Sound from Te Anau in the wee hours of the morning, prepared for a cold and wet kayak experience, quite nervous that it would be cancelled due to the weather. However, upon arrival, I was welcomed warmly and kitted out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank emily-kain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did the sunrise classic with Matteo, it was a beautiful morning and Matteo was a great guide who was very passionate about the area and spend time getting to know each person on the tour

Thank kerry1000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I did the Stirling Sunriser, the scenery is spectacular, heaps of seals and luckily for us it had been raining so there was numerous waterfalls which we were able to get right up to. Toby our guide was great and very knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank shannonj115
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the afternoon tour (12 km at 4pm). There are small groups and kayaking on the Milford Sound is just amazing. We saw dolphins and the Stirling Falls. Our guide was great. It is quite a lot of money for the tours, but we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lena G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of fun and the best way to see the sound. Toby was an excellent guide and it was all very well run. Don't let the ratings scare you, it's not really that tough. Also, they have all kinds of gear available to keep...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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3 October 2018|
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Response from RoscoTeAnau | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for your message we supply all the clothing you need to wear kayaking with us, you only need to bring, footwear (light sandshoes or flip flops) camera, food and water, we also give you a dry bag to put... More
Andrea M
14 July 2018|
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Response from RoscoTeAnau | Property representative |
Hi! yes we do, we run our day safari from Te Anau or meet us in MIlford Sound for the sunriser classic :)
Nisha G
4 March 2018|
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Response from NancyR142 | 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