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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ever since the planning stages of my vacation to NZ, I knew that visiting Milford Sound would be the hallmark of this trip. I found GreatSights, and was very impressed with their reviews and rates. During the coach ride to the fiord, our amazing guide/driver,...More

Thank coreylong92
GreatSightsNZ, Marketing at GreatSights, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Kia ora coreylong92, We're so glad you and your fiance enjoyed this tour and Eric's commentary in particular! It's such a beautiful cruise, isn't it? All the best for your future travels, Amanda and the team at GreatSights

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stewart, our coach driver took us through the Canterbury Plains, the small town of Geraldine with a stop at Lake Tekapo for pictures. We enjoyed his insightful commentaries and although we were behind on the schedule, he was kind to drop us off at our...More

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GreatSightsNZ, Marketing at GreatSights, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Kia ora Valerie N, It's great to hear you enjoyed Stewart's commentary and service, we'll be sure to pass on your feedback for him! All the best for your future travels, Amanda and the team at GreatSights

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good service for tours. The buses are really comfortable. The drivers are really nice with great tips about New Zealand. I really enjoy this experience.

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GreatSightsNZ, Marketing at GreatSights, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Kia ora Melissa P, Thank you for your recommendation and your very kind feedback. All the best for your future travels, Amanda and the team at GreatSights

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

About a 12 hour round trip on the GreatSights coach to Milford Sound. Our driver/guide was Eric who was absolutely superb. The commentary was so informative and amusing on the way out. He judged our arrival time superbly well by inserting mini stops of interest...More

Thank wm0203
GreatSightsNZ, Marketing at GreatSights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia ora wm0203, We really appreciate your feedback for Eric and your kind recommendation. All the best for your future travels, Amanda and the team at GreatSights

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Just got off a 14 hour tour from Queenstown to Milford Sounds and was super impressed with how efficient and well run the whole day was. There’s so many moving parts with a day like this and everything was absolutely seamless. Greg is an affable...More

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GreatSightsNZ, Marketing at GreatSights, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Kia ora CadenSpeight, We're so glad you enjoyed this tour and Greg's fantastic service. All the best for your future travels, Amanda and the team at GreatSights

Reviewed 11 September 2018

We met the coach in the centre of Queenstown at around 7:00am and were on the road to Milford Sound for about five hours. There were frequent sight-seeing and comfort stops along the way and we had a coffee at Te Anau and had time...More

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GreatSightsNZ, Marketing at GreatSights, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Kia ora DeeWhy51, It sounds like you had a wonderful time, especially on the Milford Sound cruise and your return plane trip. We will pass your very kind feedback on to Greg! All the best for your future travels, Amanda and the team at GreatSights

Reviewed 5 September 2018

This is a long trip from Queenstown and you leave very early. However, the bus driver does his best to keep people educated and entertained along the way. You leave around 7ish and get to Milford Sound around 1:30. There are several stops along the...More

Thank AmberK
GreatSightsNZ, Marketing at GreatSights, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Kia ora AmberK, This tour is certainly a packed day but we're so glad you enjoyed it, especially the helicopter ride! All the best for your future travels, Amanda and the team at GreatSights

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We booked the trip to Milford sound and it was awesome. Greg our driver was great, informative and had a great attitude and seemed to love his job which made the experience even better. And he drives a bus like a boss! Plenty of stop...More

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GreatSightsNZ, Marketing at GreatSights, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Kia ora MrChrisStenhouse, We're so glad Greg made this trip really enjoyable for you! All the best for your future travels, Amanda and the team at GreatSights

Reviewed 29 July 2018

We signed up for two day bus tours on 20 and 21 Jul with Greatsight from Queenstown to Milford Sound and Mt Cook. Our bus drivers drove really well, were really knowledgeable and shared with us some interesting stories about the sights along the way....More

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GreatSightsNZ, Marketing at GreatSights, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Kia ora ningxxx We're so glad you valued the stories and sights on this tours, and got some good photos as well! All the best for your future travels, Amanda and the team at GreatSights

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely fantastic day touring the Fiordlands and Milford Sound with the very knowledgable and entertaining, Greg. The sights were breathtaking. Highly recommend this tour to one and all. Thank you, Greg.

Thank Martine W
GreatSightsNZ, Marketing at GreatSights, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Kia ora Martine W, It's great to hear you found Greg so knowledge and entertaining, as well as enjoying the sights! All the best for your future travel, Amanda and the team at GreatSights

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Marilyn K
17 May 2017|
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Response from Mary C | Reviewed this property |
Good morning, I think your questions should be directed to the company operating the trip for their policies, prices, days of operation, etc. It is a magnificent experience and I hope you will get to take advantage of the... More
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pheegaard2016
27 December 2016|
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Response from GreatSightsNZ | Property representative |
Kia ora Peter, I'm sorry to hear you're unable to visit Milford Sound with us. Jeff is absolutely correct - our reservations team will be happy to assist you with your query and you can contact us on the number above or... More
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Kia ora Melissa, our partner company InterCity operates daily bus services from Queenstown to Wanaka.
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