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Fiordland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)

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Address: Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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+64 3-249 7959
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US$ 45.50*
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Milford Sound Sightseeing Cruise including Optional Lunch
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US$ 366.24*
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Milford Sound Scenic Flight and Nature Cruise
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US$ 363.30*
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Doubtful Sound Scenic Helicopter Flight from Te Anau

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Wilderness at its best.

So many stops along the road to Milford Sound. Just spectacular and dramatic scenery which takes your breath away. Would have to say that the drive though here is one of the best... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

So many stops along the road to Milford Sound. Just spectacular and dramatic scenery which takes your breath away. Would have to say that the drive though here is one of the best in the world, and going through Homer Tunner is eerie but awesome. Be sure to stop at the Chasm and Mirror Lake.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Be wary - the travel brochures all sell this place with amazing images on bright sunny days. But the weather on the West cost is often gloomy, rainy and tempramemtal even in summer. It rains 200 days a year, and there are lots of itchy biting sand flies. It's still beautiful but you'll probably find yourself walking among clouds and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best tracking in the world!! For all kind of people; Young, old, experienced, non-experienced! There is something wonderful for everyone!!! So seclude, so beautiful!!!! A must-do if you visit the South Island of New Zealand!!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lots of places to stop, great walks and pristine native habitat - well worth stopping at several spots to see the differences in the fauna.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As we only spent one day in this beautiful corner of th earth, I can't make judgement about all of it, but based on what we saw, it it truly magnificient would gladly spend a week exploring. We did Milford Sound (by kayak - rated separetly) and due to the long summer days had time for a short trek, so... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The possibilities are endless... there are so many walk tracks, lakes, parks ... plus you can go the doubtful sound or dusky sound. It offers options of sorts

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are only two roads on the edge of the park so thus is real wilderness. Beautiful views of the high mountains and lakes, but it rains heavily and a lot--9 meters in 2016. A major attraction is the Milford Walk from Te Anau to Milford. Snow on the mountains in summer. All of the area was carved by glaciers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dear Madam/Sir, RE: Fiordland National Park is a large area dedicated for nature and conservation activities. The awe-inspiring Park spreads across the highway between Te Aneu and Milford Sounds. The Fiordland offers abundant flowing rivers and long walking paths that requires professional camping experience. The Mirror Lakes gives beautiful depiction of the mountains inside the water. Many such wonders could... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's one of the most spectacular scenery in the country. Kayaking is a popular way to explore the fjords. You'll never regret visiting here !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This whole place is simply stunning - there is enough to do here for a month or more if you had the time and money. Doubtful Sound is an absolute must do! We will be back to do the "great walks"!

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