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VIP Milford is the ultimate way to visit Milford Sound. Sit back and relax in our luxury coach while your local driver takes you to explore the beautiful sights. You will get a buffet lunch and Scenic boat cruise included in this amazing day out.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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128 Te Anau Terrace, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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+64 3-249 7462
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must if you have time while staying in Te Anau. They pick you up from your accommodation and the driver gives you commentary while on your drive but not all the time. Just enough though so you feel like you get information...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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TeAnauTop10HPark, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Milford Sound Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We thank you very much for taking the time to leave your review. Our drivers do a fabulous job of sharing their wealth of knowledge with our lovely guests. The scenery on the road into Milford Sound is as amazing as the Sound itself and...More

Reviewed 11 February 2019

My wife has some mobility problems. This tour met all our expectations. The driver, Johnny, was very helpful and anticipated our needs. The coach was comfortable. The day was well paced with interesting commentary on the drive as well as on Milford sound.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mark H
TeAnauTop10HPark, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Milford Sound Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Mark. Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We are very happy that your expectations for your day out to Milford Sound and that your wife's needs were taken care of. We would welcome you back any time. Kind regards VIP...More

Reviewed 25 January 2019 via mobile

Not one for giving reviews normally but was really happy with our choice of tour for Milford ex. Te Anau- when there are so many operators, its hard to know which to choose, which is best tour or if there's any difference ctc. but VIP...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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TeAnauTop10HPark, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Milford Sound Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2019

Hi and thank you for taking the time to leave your review. It is our aim to provide a relaxed day out for our lovely guests and we are thrilled you enjoyed your day out with us. Kind regards VIP Milford Team :)

Reviewed 13 January 2019

Worth every penny! So worth the early morning with a personal collection. Stop at all the lookouts before all the crowds arrive. Excellent driver and interesting history and explanation of the area. Cruise is a highlight of the day and the lunch is delicious.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank adeleholm
TeAnauTop10HPark, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Milford Sound Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2019

Hi Thank you for your review. We agree that it is better to get going before the crowds arrive! We are very happy that you enjoyed your day out with us. Warm regards VIP Milford Team :)

Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

We’re so glad that we booked our Milford Sound day trip with VIP Milford. The bus was comfortable and spacious and being on a smaller tour felt a lot better than being on a coach with 50 or so other people. Our driver Dave was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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TeAnauTop10HPark, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Milford Sound Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2018

Hi. Thank you for your fantastic review. We are thrilled you had such a great experience with us! Our drivers are amazing and aim to make your day out the best it can be and make the most of the fabulous scenery we have in...More

Reviewed 29 November 2018

Totally the highlight of my New Zealand visit. This was the first time we visited New Zealand and wanted an all inclusive tour and we were not wrong one bit. Our guide Sacha was extremely knowledgeable of Te Anau and Fiordland Park. The tour was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Razaly26
TeAnauTop10HPark, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Milford Sound Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2018

Hi We are thrilled you had such a fabulous day out with VIP Milford. We are privileged to be able to share our fabulous backyard with our guests and our guides are happy to share their local knowledge with you and make your day as...More

Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

We had a great time! Punctual pick up, very clean and comfortable vehicle, nice and knowledgeable tour guide. Saw many large buses along the way and loved that we were in a smaller van/group. We felt very safe on the roads, despite the rain and...More

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TeAnauTop10HPark, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Milford Sound Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We have had some unseasonal weather but are glad that it did not upset your travel plans and that you got to see the fabulous waterfalls. We are so happy you enjoyed your day out with our...More

Reviewed 14 November 2018

One of the best days we have had here in New Zealand. Our driver Steve was able to enlighten us with all sorts of information about not only Milford Sound but also the natural features, flora and fauna that we stopped to see going both...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Greg D
TeAnauTop10HPark, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Milford Sound Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2018

Hi Greg. Thank you so much for your review. We agree that our drivers are awesome and a huge part of making your day fabulous. We are fortunate to have such a fabulous place at our back door and are happy you have enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018

The Holiday Park recommended us this tour package and it was an excellent idea. The mix of coach with guide (excellent person with lots of stories and data about Milford Sound) plus the Milford Sound Cruise an the lunch buffet was a killer. We enjoyed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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TeAnauTop10HPark, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Milford Sound Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi Thank you for your wonderful review. We appreciate there are a number of Company's to choose from and we are thrilled you had such a great time with us. We would welcome you back any time! Kind regards VIP Milford Team :)

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We were given the best VIP treatment! We were picked up at our accommodation right on time. Our driver Dave was a lovely and friendly guy who knew the area like the back of his hand. His stories and history was great for the ride...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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TeAnauTop10HPark, Guest Relations Manager at VIP Milford Sound Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Thank you for taking the time to leave your lovely review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your day out with us with the added bonus of the snowball fight! Our drivers are excellent and love to share their local knowledge with our lovely guests,...More

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Also, we booked with VIP Milford Sound Tour just the day prior to our tour and we were able to get on. It was in March, so it was maybe even higher tourist season. Their website also includes a booking calendar so you can... More
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