:: Milford Sound Trip

> The Coach

Milford Sound Select's coaches offer you a comfortable and relaxed sightseeing tour experience.
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> The Cruise

Our Milford Sound trips include a cruise aboard a comfortable, modern cruise boat.
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> Optional Helicopter Sightseeing

A unique chance to see Milford Sound an the hidden valleys around it by helicopter.
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> The Optional Flyback

MIlford Sound Select fly back to Queenstown option offers a unique view of this wild landscape.
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> The Map

The Milford Sound Select interactive Google Map will give you and insight into your trip.
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> Lunch Options

You have a choice of lunch options
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Milford Sound Wildlife

Nature-lovers are in for a real treat when they tour Milford Sound with Milford Sound Select.

This beautiful fiord is to be found in the south west of New Zealand's South Island, within Fiordland National Park and the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage site. In this area of exceptional beauty, you can see landscapes of snow-capped mountains, rivers of ice, deep lakes, dense rainforests and grasslands. Animals and plants, once found on the ancient supercontinent of Gondwana still exist in this area.

Our drivers are passionate about the local flora and fauna, they have years of knowledge and experience working in the unique world heritage area.

Highlights of Milford Sound' natural habitat

On your day tour to Milford Sound with Milford Sound Select, you will see many natural wonders from the road, during the cruise from the boat, and for those taking the flying option, from the air.

These may include:

Diverse flora and fauna with over 700 plants found only in Fiordland.

Forests of Red Beech (nothofagus fusca), Silver Beech (nothofagus menziesii) and Mountain Beech nothofagus solandri).

Low-lying podocarp Fiordland forests with species of Rimu, Miro and Totara flourishing amongst shrubs, ferns, tree ferns and epiphytes

Home to numerous New Zealand bird species including Takahe, Pukeko, Kakapo, Mohua and Kea

Breeding habitats for Shags, Sooty Shearwater, Oyster Catchers and gulls.

Three species of dolphins these are Bottlenose Dolphins, Dusky Dolphins and Hectors Dolphins.

New Zealand Fur Seals (arctocephalus forsteri) are usually seen on Milford Sound Select cruises.

Two species of penguins, the Fiordland Crested Penguin (eudptyes pachyrhynchus) and the Little Blue Penguin (eudyptula minor). The Fiordland Created Penguin is among the rarest in the world.

Join us for a day exploring natural treasures of Milford Sound with Milford Sound Select.

 

 

Take an unforgettable trip in our luxury glass roofed coach from Queenstown to Milford Sound with Milford Sound Select. Discover New Zealand's most dramatic landscapes and the beautiful World Heritage Fiordland National Park. If Safety and Comfort are your priorities, this is the trip for you!