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8 Milford Sound - Fiordland National Park
Mitre Peak Cruises leisurely 2 hour cruises of Milford Sound take you all the way out to the Tasman Sea and back, with frequent stops that allow you to get up close and personal with the rugged splendour of Milford Sound.
View towering cliffs, thundering waterfalls and lush rainforest from the many viewing areas on our purpose built vessels. Milford Sound is home to an amazing variety of wildlife and you may also see seals, dolphins, whales and occasionally penguins.
Mitre Peak Cruises also operates a daily luxury coach excursion to Milford Sound from Queenstown and Te Anau.
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South Island ▷ Fiordland ▷ Milford Sound - Fiordland National Park
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We traveled from Te Anua and a cruise on the Milford Sounds, these guys were amazing from start to finish, the cruise around the sounds was 1 of my top 10 to do and i was not disappointed , Fantastic even got to see dolphins woo hoo,
thanks to everyone involved crew , driver of bus you are amazing
Helen and Delme
Chose Mitre Peak Cruises because they have a smaller boat and certainly was not dissapointed. Less people meant it was easier to get around and get that perfect picture. Based on what the other larger boats were doing we went further out of the Sound and got much closer to waterfalls and wildlife. Commentary from the Captain was very entertaining and informative. If you are looking for a cruise company, pick these guys.
Friendly, good weather, few people.
We did the tour at 4:30pm, less people, small boat, around 30 people, space for 75, funny skipper (entertaining), got very close to the seals as the boat is so small.
Patrick and Valerie
Small boats, nice staff and a great route.
Eveet De Beleir
It was a small boat with just 25 people (much less than other boats). Although the weather was not perfect, the Milford Sound was beautiful.
Very professional service and a beautiful trip, dramatic scenery and a stunning drive to get there!
Best boat tour I have done so far. Nice scenery, seals, dolphins, a penguin and the perfect boat size and very friendly crew.
The weather started off cloudy with low cloud for the first 1/8 of the top then cleared up to amazing views of the whole Fjord.
Small cruise company with small ships. They go further into the Sound than other companies and give good information about wildlife and nature.
We picked the 8:55am cruise as it is $10 cheaper and we camped at Milford Sound. The weather was not great: raining and foggy so it was not great to start but it cleared up afterwards. The boat was one of the small ones which was good to take pictures and see everything. We came really close to the seals and the boat stayed long enough for us to take videos and pictures. Great experience but better when sunny and clear.
We took the trip with Mitre Peak Cruises as they have smaller boats, but nothing too extraordinary.
Marcus and Claudia
Beautiful views, nice boat but very busy.