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Southern Discoveries - Go Milford

#3 of 32 Tours in Te Anau
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Address: 80 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9640, New Zealand
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Southern Discoveries very own personal small group tour. Travel in luxury...

Southern Discoveries very own personal small group tour. Travel in luxury with our local drivers providing fantastic commentary in the heart of Fiordland. Enjoy the comfort of our modern coaches with leather seats, temperature controlled comfort and panoramic views (some coaches have a glass roof for optimal viewing). In Milford Sound you will join our 3 hour Discover More Cruise.

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US$76.43*
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Milford Sound Cruise with Optional Kayak Tour
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US$65.41*
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Milford Sound Nature Cruise
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US$45.56*
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Milford Sound Sightseeing Cruise including Optional Lunch

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Amazing cruise

We took the 11am Cruise, this came with a picnic lunch- sandwich, fruit, cookie, chocolate and drink. There is free tea, coffee and water. The tour guide was brilliant, he was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Port Macquarie, Australia
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Port Macquarie, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the 11am Cruise, this came with a picnic lunch- sandwich, fruit, cookie, chocolate and drink. There is free tea, coffee and water. The tour guide was brilliant, he was brutal to us Aussies (haha). We got to go into the falls, drink some of the water and we learnt some really cool facts about the Sounds. We even... More 

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Burnie, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the early morning cruise, it was a great trip! The staff were friendly, drinks and items for sale were good price and the picnic lunch was great value! They were great at sharing their knowledge! And for the views! I highly recommend it! Its a must do!

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Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the 9:00AM Scenic Cruise and it was a great experience. We booked directly with Southern Discoveries and the price was competitive. The boat was mostly empty, which was really cool - lots of possibilities to take photos. There was a free breakfast included, which is a nice add-on. We definitely did not envy those on other cruises where... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the 10.30am nature cruise, it was amazing from start to finish, the waterfalls were stunning as was the rest of the scenery. You have to experience going under the waterfall which adds to the fun of the day, jackets are provided. A packed lunch was also provided which was included a sandwich, fruit, biscuits, chips and chocolate.... More 

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Timaru; New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

The trip was just fabulous! So glad we decided to go in the bus instead of drive ourselves, then the driver can enjoy the scenery too. Was worried that we might miss out on stopping at places but we probably made more stops than we would have by ourselves and the commentary from the driver was excellent and very interesting.... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We booked the afternoon tour including round trip from Te Anau to give my husband a break from driving. Well worth the $99 special they had on. The bus driver talks you through the picturesque route and stops at all the best photo ops and for a potty break half way. Everything was perfectly timed and once we got to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We booked the bus to to Milford Sound, with the discovery centre and lunch included. While not cheap (what is?) felt was good value having someone else do the driving for you. Bruce, our driver, was superb. Very informative. The bus was modern and comfortable and the boat trip at Milford itself just fantastic. Was well organised, seemed a very... More 

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Needham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Despite the rain, it was a great day. Liz Newell helped us book the tour and gave us tips on the area. Our tour guide and bus driver, Bruce, was fun and informative. We saw some beautiful sights and met interesting people. The Kiwis are lovely.

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Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

We did the 9am morning tour and it was absolutely beautiful! Thankfully it was a sunny day and the water colour and mountains were spectacular! The buffet breakfast onboard was absolutely fantastic! A very nice surprise! Highly recommended!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

I took the overnight cruise on the Milford Sound. After departing, the ship made a round of some of the coastline, pointing out the seals and a few penguins. Once the ship moored for the evening, the crew led passengers who wanted to get closer to the water on either a kayak or small boat excursion for about 40 minutes... More 

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