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Fiordland Tours Milford Sound small group Coach & Cruise.We maximise your opportunity to capture one of the finest alpine drives in the world in a unique and unhurried way.Our leading small boat operation gives you a chance to see Seals, Dolphins...more
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208 Milford Road, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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+64 3-249 9368
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went out with Fiordland Tours based on the excellent reviews here on Tripadvisor, and were glad that we did. You're in a relatively small group. Because of the self-selection of who chooses this tour company, we liked everyone in our group. The van was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Steven J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We chose Fiordland Tours after reading the reviews on trip advisor (not sure I’ve ever seen anything so well rated!), and we certainly weren’t disappointed! Small group, comfy bus, incredibly knowledgable and passionate guide, delicious scones. We even had perfect weather! We’d like to thank...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JemLou90
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When you are rated #1, you set expectations and Fiordland Tours and our driver/guide met expectations. We were picked up from our hotel just before 8am and dropped off about 6pm. In between 12 of us were driven to Milford Sound with more than a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SKG109
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a packed day with lots of stops at scenic places en route to Milford Sound. The cruise was wonderful and our driver and guide, Jonathan, was keen that we should visit the places on the return journey that we had run out of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gillian P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic day out with plenty of photo stops. Breathtaking cruise. Our guide, Terry, was knowledgeable and approachable - he made the day very enjoyable. Keep up the great work! Nick & Isabelle

Thank Isabelle H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the early tour with 8:00AM pickup. I recommend that time. Fiordland Tours operates small vans - 16 passenger rather than the big 40-45 person buses you see with other companies. Still big windows for the views, so no downside there. Contributes to better...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely tour along to Milford Sound from Te Anau. It’s much nicer than driving yourself. The guide is very knowledgeable, there are plenty of stops and you get plenty of time there. The cruise itself is also lovely. Would recommend.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank victoriarosekibbey
Reviewed 1 week ago

I like doing the driving myself, but this time it was a great decision to hand the driving off to Ray. Ray made the trip to Milford Sound so much more enjoyable. My wife and I were picked up in a new, very comfortable bus...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank martin h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were happy we chose this tour instead of driving ourselves to Milford sound. The guide Jonathan is witty, attentive and observant. He is friendly and experienced with Milford sound as well, driving the same road many times before. We enjoyed the tour and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jojolim321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted to do the Milford Sound tour but there were so many tour groups to choose from. A random conversation with a couple staying at our lodge encouraged us to book with this small but engaging tour company. They had so enjoyed it. They...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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shai22
2 September 2016|
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Response from SanukSanuk | Reviewed this property |
My understanding is no as their buses depart solely from Te Anau. Leaving from Queenstown adds four hours round trip to the drive, making for a very long day.
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brownsWestYorkshire
3 November 2015|
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Response from fiordlandtours | Property representative |
If you like to email us direct we will send you a document that offers you an expansive menu of our finger lunches
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brownsWestYorkshire
3 November 2015|
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Response from fiordlandtours | Property representative |
We do have quite an expansive menu. The lunches are all finger lunches. You can view the scenery while eating your lunch. Can I ask you to contact us through our web-site and i will send the lunch menu as a document
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