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Milford sound tour info

houston
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Milford sound tour info

Hi There,

Please advise if we want to do Milford sound tour (2 adults nd 2 kids) from Queenstown which company can provide us best price???.There r 2 types of Cruises one Cruise only and another one is coach- cruise- coach what is the diffrence and which one is better?...

Thanks!

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1. Re: Milford sound tour info

Bind - to find the tour company which offers the lowest price you will need to check the websites of each company.

There are two cruises - one is longer than the other but they both go exactly the same places. Read the websites for details.

'cruise only' is the cruise only - you would need to arrange your own transportation to and from Milford.

coach/cruise/coach is best from Queenstown - you coach to Milford, cruise, they coach you back.

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It will depend very much on your kids, its a very long day bus cruise bus.

Flying there and back is the cheapest option at the moment.

The nature cruise is best. I suggest you disregard price to some extent as this is "A trip of a Life Time" no matter which way you do it.

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I think coach, cruise, fly is the best option. Do the coach ride into Milford Sound, do the boat cruise and then fly back to Queenstown. Some of the coach drivers have the ability to make the Milford road more exciting then the cruise in the fiords and the milford road is a huge part of the experience. If the weather allows fly back to Queenstown in the Heli or small fixed wing plane. Don't book your flight until you get to Milford Sound as sometimes the half price standby seats in the fixed wing planes are available. Ask your coach driver for all the options when you arrive in Milford Sound.

Enjoy

Edited: 30 March 2013, 07:57
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"Flying there and back is the cheapest option at the moment."

???

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Glenorchy Air.

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Real Journey's Coach-Cruise-Coach = $226

Glenorchy Air Fly-Cruise-Fly = $425 or Fly-Land-Fly = $375

I'm missing something here. Is there a special they're running?

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