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Milford Sound Select

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Address: Queenstown, New Zealand
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Milford Sound Day Trip Including Cruise and Luxury Coach from Queenstown
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Bus and boat cruise

Amazing guide, and a great time in Milford Sound! Would recommend to anyone. Doesn't matter the weather, you'll have the complete lord of the rings experience!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
gengill
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Montreal, Canada
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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Amazing guide, and a great time in Milford Sound! Would recommend to anyone. Doesn't matter the weather, you'll have the complete lord of the rings experience!

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My parents and I went with Milford Sound Select and their glass roof - the best views of any coach company there is. It's the nicest bus, and the customer service was unreal, seamlessly guiding us to our boat and they had such a wealth of knowledge of the wild life, the peaks, and the history of Milford Sound. I... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great company to go with. The ride to Milford Sound was amazing. We had a great driver who knew a lot about New Zealand so he gave us a bunch of insights on the country, really interesting! Love my experience with Milford Sound Select. It was drizzling a little in The Sound however it remained breathtaking! Highly recommend.

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on the coach-cruise-fly package and was amazed throughout. Although the coach journey from Queenstown is quite long (around 4-5 hours) it was full of interesting, beautiful stops and lots of information from the coach driver along the way. Our driver, Jamie, had an obvious passion for the area, and made sure there was plenty of photo opportunities to... More 

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MilfordSoundSelect, Public Relations Manager at Milford Sound Select, responded to this review

Kia Ora gbarker9, Now that is a World Class Day Trip! Jaime as well as our other Driver/Guides have a great passion for this beautiful part of the world! Our coach has been custom built for the sole purpose for driving guests with comfort and giving them a perspective on Milford Sound that is unparalleled. Coach - Cruise - Flyback... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a 5hr trip to get down to Milford but was completely fine as we had the glass roof to enjoy the scenery and great info shared by the driver, Leicester but also getting in breaks to stretch your legs and get some photos of the waterfalls and with the Kea birds! Once on the boat we had our... More 

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Such a great day in Milford Sound! It was an early start and a long day, but the coach was very comfortable to travel in, and I had tons of room to relax. We had lots of stops on the ride to Milford for pictures, so I was able to enjoy to the journey as much as the cruise itself!... More 

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MilfordSoundSelect, Public Relations Manager at Milford Sound Select, responded to this review

Kia Ora Shmacphail, Thank you for taking the time and writing a review here on Trip Advisor. We couldn't have put the experience any better ourselves. A long beautiful journey with comfort and great scenery. Our Driver/Guides are well versed in the road safety and are passionate about the environment they have been brought up around. Dion is fantastic and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

The 5 hour bus trip was totally bearable thanks to a wonderful bus driver. He somehow had so much interesting information to share and we took so many stops and had great options for bathroom breaks and photos throughout the drive. After experiencing all of NZ (this was our last tour on our trip) we honestly were a little disappointed... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend a bus tour, we took the later bus departing at 7:45am, plenty of stops on the way to stretch the legs and photo opportunities. Bus driver Jamie was really insightful and was able to share much of his local knowledge with us. He was very prompt and stuck to a timeframe which in the end was better for... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Like 99.99 % of the folks visiting Queenstown , you will visit Milford Sound and fjordland NP. Take a bus and don't drive. We initially planned to drive on our own but switched to the bus at the last minute. I am glad we did. It is a scenic but a long and hard drive , appx 600km round trip.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I chose coach/cruise/fly....the drive with stops it takes 5 hrs and part of the long drive is the fun, jaw dropping views. The cruise 1 hr and a half which was great too, you get up close and personal with moutains and waterfalls, lucky for me it was a clearing up after lots of rain which meant clear views with... More 

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