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“milford sound”(111 reviews)
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Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 4754
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

We had a day trip with "Milford Sound Select". The trip had taken more than 12 hrs. We had been picked up at 7 am and left at the hotel at 7:30 pm. The trip to Milford Sound one way takes around 4-5 hrs and...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

And drink in the surrounds! It's not everyday that you can drive directly to a natural wonder as devine as Milford Sound (fiord). That being said, don't even bother driving yourself, get a tour bus.. you get a running commentary on the local surrounds, local...More

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NewZealandExp, Public Relations Manager at Milford Sound Select, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Kia Ora SalnLy, What an appropriate heading for a review! We are all smiles at the office reading your review today! Thank you for taking the time and writing a detailed review here for fellow readers & travellers. Milford Sound is a truly magical place....More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

We used Milford Select yesterday – 08 September 2018. We were picked up from our hotel on time and dropped off at the coach where we were greeted with a chirpy good morning from Marcus. The coach was comfortable and Marcus was not only a...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2018

If you want to visit Milford Sound definitely go with these guys- they may be a few dollars more than others but you do get a professional driver with loads of information and a great comfortable coach for the trip. It has a bathroom on...More

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NewZealandExp, Public Relations Manager at Milford Sound Select, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Kia Ora Exteme-traveler101, Thank you for taking the time and writing a review here on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased to hear you had a wonderful day with Milford Sound Select. Jamie as you so rightly put it is a breath of fresh air....More

Reviewed 3 September 2018

We booked to visit the Milford Sound when travelling through New Zealand. We were not disappointed. We caught the coach from the centre of Queenstown and travelled 4 hours to the Milford Sound - we had commentary the whole way. It was so interesting, helpful...More

Thank pmo1977
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I took the coach and cruise trip to Milford Sound from Queenstown in August 2018. The whole trip was excellent. The view was breathtaking. The driver was very professional and drove comfortably considering some of the road sections include a lot of...More

Thank Al_Subi
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

From the get go this trip was epic. Our driver Jamie made this trip, fun, educational and relaxed. He was a special part throughout. The trip it's self was phenomenal. Great stops and bathroom breaks. Perfect photo ops and just great spacing. Jamie was good...More

Thank Kaight F
Reviewed 23 July 2018

After booking online we got an email confirming pick up time and right in front of our Hotel. The tour guide was very friendly and welcomed us. It was still dark out and that gave us the time to catch-up on some zzz,s as the...More

Thank Rodney M
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Jamie, the driver, is very knowledgeable and nice person. The coach comfortable and it has a decent wifi.More

Thank Sepehr K
NewZealandExp, Public Relations Manager at Milford Sound Select, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Kia Ora Sepehr K, Thank you for taking the time and writing a review here on Trip Advisor. Milford Sound Select is a family run owner operated business. We are thrilled to hear you had a fantastic day in comfort and our hospitality met your...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018

The ride there has spectacular views and the bus was a very comfortable drive. We learned a lot from the tour guide as well as made many stops for scenery pictures. The cruise had an amazing buffet and took us around to the best views...More

Thank Kayla M
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29 October 2018|
Response from lochte | Reviewed this property |
A longer stop for coffee and snacks ( you have to buy) at Te Anau and several stops between Te Anau and Milford Sound to shoot photos and enjoy the nature and wonderful scenes.
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7 March 2018|
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Response from NewZealandExp | Property representative |
Kia Ora! Yes we do have a toilet on our coach. As fellow travellers have mentioned. We do make plenty of stops for toilet along the way too. Please if you have any further questions do write to us. Kindest Regards, The... More
9 February 2017|
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Response from NewZealandExp | Property representative |
Kia Ora Stevo, Milford Sounds are a full day tour from Queenstown. The month of the year does not change the trip timings and is spectacular all year around. You do spend about 5 hours on the coach each way with ample... More