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Air Milford

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Air Milford is a family owned and operated business based in Queenstown, New Zealand, specialising in personalised sightseeing excursions for visitors who want to experience the very best tours of Queenstown and the South Island of New Zealand. Air...more
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1 Tex Smith Lane | Queenstown Airport, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 2351
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Reviewed today

We did the Fly/Cruise/Fly and it was worth the money. Whole journey too 4 hours rather than 6 hours driving each way. Staff are friendly and professional. Safety is a priority. Once in the air the views are amazing. Because we flew with Air Milford...More

Thank Cameron B
Reviewed today via mobile

We did the fly, cruise, fly with Air Milford yesterday from Queenstown and it was the most amazing experience! After doing the flight I would tell anyone I knew who was considering going to Milford Sound to fly rather than drive. It is definitely worth...More

Thank ImAnAussie
Reviewed 3 days ago

Awesome is the only way to describe the experience we had on our half day "Fly Cruise Fly" tour from Queenstown to Milford Sound and back. Luckily we had an absolute cracker of a day weather wise to fully appreciate this stunning trip. Firstly from...More

Thank Scenic275945
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Words cannot describe how awesome it is to fly in a small prop plane (14 people, total), over the southern alps of New Zealand. Absolutely breathtaking scenery there and back, with a boat cruise up and down Milford sound, featuring very playful dolphins and sunning...More

Thank tatoland
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thank you for a fantastic day! Brilliant that we had the option for one of us to include a cruise in our trip and the other could enjoy the beautiful walks. Great value for money and a clear focus on safety which we appreciated. Thank...More

Thank buddy1818
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you Air Milford and Chief Pilot Matt for memories that will stay with our family for a very long time. I would highly recommend this wonderful experience.

Thank AmandaB3430
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been wanting to do this trip for a long time, it didn’t disappoint. The flight was amazing, it would be impossible to see these spectacular sights any other way. Very professional team.

Thank Lynley R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s so hard to describe how spectacular Milford Sound is! We were all blown away. Tom, our pilot, was fantastic, so knowledgeable, professional and absolutely lovely. Would highly recommend flying with Tom and Air Milford. Thank you so much! Not too often my husband, son...More

Thank KateJ1558
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic experience. The pilot was very interactive and went above an beyond to ensure both sides of the plan got the best views The groups are small and the service exceptional.

Thank BV73
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are reviewing all tripadviser locations visited, as a couple, in our campervan on both N and S Islands, (four weeks in Sep/Oct 2018). As Aussies, we loved New Zealand and its people! Good or otherwise, any feedback helps those venues and fellow travellers alike!...More

Thank AudreyTasker
Airmilford, Guest Services at Air Milford, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi AudreyTasker. Thank you for your lovely review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear you had a lovely time in New Zealand, visiting both the North & South Islands over four weeks in a campervan would have been great to see so much! Seeing...More

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Tejal D
3 February 2018|
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Response from Airmilford | Property representative |
Hi Tejal D Thank you for your question. Due to being in a fixed wing aircraft we are unable to land on any glaciers as landing strips are not available, however you would certainly see these when flying to and from Milford... More
Kate S
5 December 2017|
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Response from Airmilford | Property representative |
Hi Kate, Thank you for your enquiry with Air Milford. We use taxis to collect our guests from their centrally located Queenstown accommodation. In New Zealand, infants are required to have their own seat in a car, however... More
15 October 2017|
Response from Airmilford | Property representative |
Hi Kimfitzstar, Thank you for your questions. The Scenic cruises the fiord for 1hr 45mins (on our 08.00am departure) and 1hr 30mins (on our 10.00am departure) and the Nature cruises for 2hrs (on our 12.00noon departure... More