1 Day Milford Sound Experience - Altitude Tours

On this top rated Milford Sound day tour enjoy guided commentary touring to and from Milford Sound with our experienced guides and join a 2-hour nature cruise on the fjord - escape the crowds in 16 seater premium vans, giving you a more personal and memorable experience 


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  • Our Milford Sound day tour was established in 1994 and is a top-rated small group Milford Experience.
  • We allow our guests to escape the crowds and offer a truly unique day, showcasing this world famous region.
  • On this full day tour to Milford Sound enjoy guided commentary touring to and from Milford Sound with our experienced guides.
  • Our small group tours give our guests the ability to get to know the driver and each other, creating a more personal and memorable experience. 
  • Once in Milford Sound, we join a stunning two hour small boat nature cruise on the fjord – see waterfalls, fur seals, penguins and occasionally dolphins.
  • Enjoy fun and informative commentary from your nature guide, and plenty of off-the-beaten-track visits away from the crowds.
  • We have custom made, 16 seat, Mercedes touring vehicles. This is business class travel with extended legroom, leather interior, panoramic windows for the best views, and USB charging ports onboard. 
  • Travelling to Milford is a 12-13 hour day from Queenstown. Our smaller vehicles give us the opportunity to stay away from the crowds as well as more flexibility with where we stop on the journey.


  • Premium transport in a Mercedes Sprinter van.
  • A personal small group tour (max 16 passengers).
  • Multiple scenic stops on the famous Milford Road.
  • Informative and entertaining commentary from an experienced guide.
  • 2-hr small boat nature cruise in Milford Sound.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board the vans
Day 1 : Milford Sound Premium Small Group Experience


Embark on an extraordinary journey as our experienced guide graciously collects you from your Queenstown hotel, or a nearby location, ensuring your comfort and convenience in our premium Mercedes Sprinter van. Brace yourself for a bucket list-worthy day tour, venturing deep into the heart of the famed Fiordland National Park, where the awe-inspiring Milford Sound awaits. As we set forth on this adventure, cherish the intimacy of a small group setting, with a maximum of 16 passengers, allowing for a more personal and immersive experience. Our knowledgeable guide will regale you with entertaining commentary and captivating stories, enriching your trip with fascinating insights into the region's history and natural wonders. Prepare to be captivated as we make multiple scenic stops along the renowned Milford Road, a route that weaves through breathtaking landscapes, offering glimpses of Mother Nature's grandeur at every turn. During the journey, we'll pause for a refreshing break near the picturesque Te Anau, allowing you to soak in the tranquil surroundings and rejuvenate before continuing our expedition. Finally, the pièce de résistance awaits as we arrive at Milford Sound. Here, you'll be treated to a mesmerizing 2-hour small boat nature cruise, an experience that will leave an indelible mark on your soul. Behold the majesty of towering fiords, pristine waters, and cascading waterfalls, all while basking in the serenity of this natural wonderland. So, join us on this enchanting escapade, where every moment is crafted to perfection, from the moment we pick you up until we bid farewell. A day filled with unforgettable sights, cherished camaraderie, and the sheer magnificence of Milford Sound awaits you!

Meals: None


Departs: Daily

Pickup: 7:30am from Queenstown.

Hotel pick-ups are available from most accommodations around Queenstown, and main bus stops.

Though, we don't pick up from AirBnb's, we can advise the closest location to where you are staying. 

For Shotover Country/Dalefield/Wanaka - Meet at Frankton Bus Shelter at 7:45am.

Returns: around 7:30pm

What to Bring:

Insect repellent and sunscreen
Warm clothing for winter
Rain jacket for waterfalls or rain

Optional Extras:

Fly back options are available.
Lunch can be added on for $27 per person, with the option between chicken, beef or vegetarian.
Adults 13+, Child rates for 2-12, Infant 0-23 months. Please let us know of children's ages at time of booking. Booster seats and car seats may be available for an additional charge.


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