Duration Duration: 1hr 45 mins or 2hrs

Milford Sound Nature Cruise
We’re super excited to welcome you all back to Milford Sound. Come and explore the 8th wonder of the world, located in your backyard. 

Why choose a Nature Cruise?
Coffee with views of a towering waterfall?  Sit back, relax and enjoy the best of both worlds as our specialist nature guides introduce you to the natural wonders of Milford Sound aboard our fully catered and modern catamaran.

  • Whatever the weather, our newly refurbished lounges offer amazing views through full height viewing windows
  • With 360º views, the spacious outdoor decks are perfect for photographers
  • Our specialist nature guides share their knowledge with lively and entertaining commentary
  • The perfect cruise for families and groups with plenty of room to take in the views
  • Savour local flavours with a fresh and hot buffet lunch, plus licensed bar on board (buffet available on selected departures only)
  • FREE tea and coffee




1 May - 30 September 2020

Departs FromCheck in closesDepartsOptionReturnsAdultChild 
Milford Sound9.45am10.00amNature Cruise12.00pm$89$30
Milford Sound1.15pm1.30pmNature Cruise3.30pm$89$30


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Cruise Map

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Travel Options

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By Coach:

Let Southern Discoveries take you to Milford Sound while you sit back, relax and enjoy the magnificent scenery and informative commentary. Departing every day from Queenstown and Te Anau, all Coach & Cruise day trips will connect you seamlessly with your Milford Sound Cruise. Find out more.

Check out more Milford Sound travel options including scenic flights that connect seamlessly with our Milford Sound Cruises.

View the Road to Milford Sound Map for the must-see stops along the way.

Food Options

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Picnic Lunch

Choose between a Regular, Vegetarian, Vegan or Gluten Free picnic option.

  • Sandwich
  • Cheese and crackers (soup for Vegan option)
  • Seasonal fresh fruit
  • Crisps
  • Cookie
  • Small chocolate bar

International Buffet - Southern Discoveries

Kiwi Style Buffet Lunch

Our Kiwi-style buffet lunch includes a selection of delicious hot and cold dishes freshly prepared on board by our chefs using local produce and favours. Only available in summer on our 1.00pm Nature Cruise.

Japanese Obento

Japanese Obento Lunch

Available Summer only on the Milford Sound Nature Cruise.

Thali Indian Lunch

Thali Indian Lunch

Available Summer only on the Milford Sound Nature Cruise.

All Thali Lunches are automatically served as vegetarian. If passengers request non-vegetarian, we serve a chicken dish.

What to Bring

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