Doubtful Sound Day Cruise

Doubtful Sound Day Cruise

Real Journeys



281 Rankers Reviews

262 Face-to-Face

50 Boat Cruises

4 Doubtful Sound



Doubtful Sound Day Cruises - Real Journeys
Doubtful Sound Day Cruises - Real Journeys
Doubtful Sound Day Cruises - Real Journeys
Doubtful Sound Day Cruises - Real Journeys


Cruise beautiful Lake Manapouri with Real Journeys and explore the wilderness of Doubtful Sound

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruises: Doubtful Sound is an unspoilt and remote wilderness of many moods. One minute clear and sun-drenched, the next mysterious and mist shrouded. Cruise across beautiful Lake Manapouri, coach over Wilmot Pass and board our catamaran for a 3-hour cruise taking in the dramatic scenery of Doubtful Sound. Our nature guides are on hand to point out the highlights and wildlife sightings are common (dolphins, seals, penguins). Coach connections available from Te Anau and Queenstown. See our website for departures, prices and other great Real Journeys excursions.


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Geoff Steele


Ranking: 8/10

Beautiful part of NZ. Both bus drivers over the pass were great, and extra marks for Ian our bus driver from Te Anau as he returned my camera I left on the bus to our camp before we even noticed it was gone! Only downside was not enough seating inside the cabin on the at the Doubtful Sound end when the weather is poor.

Reviewed almost 3 years ago

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Axel and Patricia G


Ranking: 6/10

Well organised, however, quite touristic and very expensive. Although the weather was cloudy and rainy at times there were some great views. In the end though too expensive.

Reviewed about 3 years ago and experienced in February 2017

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Leonie Westerhot


Ranking: 8/10

Expensive but beautiful; Doubtful Sound! The people of Real Journeys are friendly and kind. We were lucky, many dolphins!

Reviewed over 3 years ago and experienced in December 2016

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Peter Beeloo


Ranking: 9/10

Very Nice daytrip into the doubtfull sound. Good information during the bus rides and boattrip. The silence during that boattrip was amazzing. A must do during your travell. I say its better than the milfotd sound but then the drive up there is something you should do.

Reviewed over 3 years ago and experienced in February 2015

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Anke Vater


Ranking: 10/10

This day was one of our best days so far. Beautiful nature, staff, well organised!

Reviewed over 3 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Lorenz Pfisterer


Ranking: 10/10

The cruise was fantastic on a beautiful sunny day. We enjoyed everything, the cruise on Lake Manapouri, the drive over the Wilmot Pass and the wonderful Doubtful Sound.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Heidi et Mat


Ranking: 8/10

Expensive but beautiful and we met dolphins and penguins.

Reviewed about 4 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Anouk Jongsma


Ranking: 9/10

We had a good day. Good weather which is important in this town. Staff are very, very friendly and professional.

Reviewed about 4 years ago and experienced in March 2016