Milford Discovery Centre & Underwater...

Milford Discovery Centre & Underwater Observatory

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David

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

Highly qualified and passionate personal guides. Great interactive experience of underwater eco system.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in January 2017

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Regina Baum

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

The tour in the Underwater Observatory was great. The woman talked so fascinatingly about the phenomenon and was just great. The boat tour was okay, the Sound spectacular.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in February 2016

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Carmen

Canada

Ranking: 8/10

Discover More Cruise - worth the extra, not for the buffet lunch (though it was pretty good), but for the Discovery and Underwater Observatory. The cruise around the Sound is pretty standard but the Observatory not only gave history of the Sound but also the creatures that you can see around here.

Reviewed over 6 years ago

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Niamh Duane

United Kingdom

Ranking: 7/10

Really recommend the early start to avoid the tourist busses.

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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Claudia

Germany

Ranking: 6/10

Too expensive.

Reviewed over 7 years ago and experienced in December 2013

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Sharlene

Australia

Ranking: 1/10

Such a waste of money, there is nothing much to see, not worth paying for at all, it should be for free, even then we would have rathered miss it. We all spent most of our time sitting around waiting to be picked up again by the cruise boat.

Reviewed about 10 years ago

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Maite Severins

Netherlands

Ranking: 9/10

It is not very big and you don't need much time but seeing coloured fish swim in between corals (living ones) is a unique experience. The actual underwater tank is only a 15 metre circumference walk.

Reviewed almost 11 years ago

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VisualDelight

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

So Cool! didnt relise how much beautiful sealife lays under the sound, and its so clear. Icing on the cake of Milford.

Reviewed over 11 years ago

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amyd

United States

Ranking: 6/10

I was sort of underwhelmed - was expecting something more... something bigger or deeper...

Reviewed over 12 years ago

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Katerina

Czech Republic

Ranking: 9/10

It's fascinating to see how colourful the life is underwater.

Reviewed over 13 years ago

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Rob Poels

Netherlands

Ranking: 8/10

Very beautiful.

Reviewed over 13 years ago

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Klaus Uhl

Germany

Ranking: 3/10

Not worth it! It was nice, but really could go anywhere snorkelling and see more.

Reviewed over 13 years ago

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John Howlett

Ranking: 8/10

Knowledgeable guide about fish and coral life made the tour more interesting.

Reviewed almost 14 years ago

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Charlie Wilson

England

Ranking: 2/10

Rubbish! Waste of money and time.

Reviewed about 14 years ago

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Ralph

Netherlands

Ranking: 7/10

Good value for money. Wouldn't see the fish anywhere else.

Reviewed over 14 years ago and experienced in February 2007