Milford Sound Scenic Flights/Combos

Milford Sound ... nature at its most beautiful - primeval forests, walls of rock with cascading waterfalls hidden amongst towering snowcapped peaks.

Prices valid: 01 Oct '14 - 30 Sept 15

Milford Sound Scenic Flights offers the following options for you to experience Milford Sound:
  • Scenic Flights - Enjoy uninterrupted viewing of this awe inspiring region from a Milford Sound Scenic Flight window seat.

  • Flight and Dart River Combos - To experience this area from other perspectives, choose a flight combination trip which can include a coach trip from Queenstown to Milford Sound. No visit is complete to this amazing fiord without taking a cruise out to the Tasman Sea. Or combine stunning Milford Sound with the contrasting Dart River wilderness.

  • Scenic Tours - for those not wishing to fly you can still experience the awe inspiring beauty of Milford Sound with our cruise and coach combo tour.
Milford Sound Scenic Flights can also take you flightseeing to other scenic locations. Check out our Charter Options.

SCENIC FLIGHTS

Over the Alps to Milford Sound ... one of the World's Most Magnificent Scenic Flights

Choose from the following flight options:

Milford Fly - Cruise - Fly
Fly from Queenstown to magnificent Milford Sound and enjoy a spectacular view of the mountains, lakes and fiords of the Fiordland National Park. At Milford Sound your launch cruise travels the full length of Milford Sound. Return to Queenstown via the famous Sutherland Falls and glaciers of the Fiordland National Park.

Departs: daily October-April: 10.00am

Adult: $NZ470.00
Duration: approx 4 hoursChild: $NZ265.00

Departs: daily October-April: 8.00am, 2.00pm
May-September: 9.00am, 11am

Adult: $NZ450.00
Duration: approx 4 hoursChild: $NZ265.00


Milford Overflight - from Queenstown
See Milford Sound and Mitre Peak on this best value overflight of Milford Sound. Your flight takes you over the highest peaks in Fiordland and their glaciers. View the whole of Milford Sound all the way to the Tasman Sea, including Mitre Peak and the Bowen and Stirling Falls. Your return flight to Queenstown is via the famous Sutherland Falls and over the magnificent mountains and lakes of the Fiordland National Park.

Regular daily departures

Adult: $NZ365.00
Duration: approx 1 hourChild: $NZ204.00


Flyback to Queenstown from Milford Sound
If you are already in Milford Sound, you can join the return flight to Queenstown after your cruise. The scenic flight takes in magnificent views of the mountains, glaciers, lakes and forests of Fiordland National Park and is a quick and convenient way to return to Queenstown.
Departs: October - April: 11am, 1.30pm, 3pm, 3.30pm, 4.30pmAdult: $NZ385.00
Duration: approx 35 minutesChild: $NZ205.00

Departs: May - September: 1pm, 3pm Adult: $NZ385.00
Duration: approx 35 minutesChild: $NZ205.00


Milford Coach - Cruise - Fly
Travel from Queenstown to Milford Sound by coach before boarding a launch for two hours cruising on Milford Sound. Return to Queenstown by scenic flight which takes in magnificent views of the mountains, glaciers, lakes and forests of Fiordland National Park.

Departs: 6.30am

Adult: $NZ535.00
Duration: approx 8.5 hoursChild: $NZ320.00

Milford Fly - Cruise - Heli
Fly from Queenstown to magnificent Milford Sound, enjoy spectacular views of mountains, lakes and fiords of the Fiordland National Park. Your flight connects with Milford Sound Mitre Peak Cruises to discover the sights and sounds of Milford Sound. Return to Queenstown by scenic helicopter flight with an alpine landing for the ultimate experience.

Departs: on demand

Adult: $NZ825.00
Duration: approx 4 hoursChild: $NZ500.00

FLIGHT AND DART RIVER COMBOS


Queenstown to Milford Sound - spectacular by coach, stunningly amazing from the air, and then the cruise on the Sound itself - breathtaking!

Combine the thrill of a scenic flight with a coach journey and a cruise on Milford Sound or wilderness Dart River safari with the following combo options:

Milford Fly - Cruise - Fly/Dart River Safaris Combo
Fly from Queenstown to magnificent Milford to enjoy a launch cruise travelling the full length of Milford Sound. Return by scenic flight landing at Glenorchy to join Dart River Safaris to journey into the untouched wilderness of a World Heritage Area before coaching back to Queenstown. (Note: may also be travelled in reverse with Dart River Safaris first then Milford Fly Cruise Fly).
Departs: All Year: 8.00am
(Fly - Milford - Cruise - Fly - Dart River Safari)
Adult: $NZ610.00
Duration: approx 9-10 hoursChild: $NZ380.00

Milford Fly - Cruise - Heli+ Dart Jet
Fly from Queenstown to magnificent Milford Sound, enjoy spectacular views of mountains, lakes and fiords of the Fiordland National Park. Your flight connects with Milford Sound Mitre Peak Cruises to discover the sights and sounds of Milford Sound. Then board your helicopter for a scenic flight over the Southern Alps to Glenorchy with a spectacular alpine landing en route. Explore the breathtaking "World Heritage' wilderness of Mt Aspring National Park via an exhilarating wilderness jetboat ride on the Dart River, guided forest walk through ancient native beech and back-country 4WD safari tour. Return to Queenstown by scenic coach drive from Glenorchy.

Departs: 8am

Adult: $NZ980.00
Duration: full dayChild: $NZ615.00

SCENIC TOURS (NON FLIGHT)

For those of you who don't want to fly, we also offer a coach based sightseeing tour option to Milford Sound:

Milford Coach - Cruise - Coach
Travel from Queenstown by coach on one of the world's finest alpine drives to Milford Sound before boarding a launch to cruise the full length of Milford Sound. Following your cruise join your coach for the return journey to Queenstown.
Departs: daily 6.30amAdult: $NZ175.00
Duration: approx 12.5 hoursChild: $NZ120.00

Please Note:
  • All flights operate subject to weather conditions and minimum numbers. Flight paths vary due to weather and are at the pilot's discretion.
  • Prices are in New Zealand dollars and include Goods and Services Tax of 15%. Major credit cards, travellers cheques and foreign currencies are accepted. Prices are subject to change without notice. Valid from 1 October 2014 to 30 September 2015.
CHARTER OPTIONS

Milford Sound Scenic Flights can also take you flightseeing to other scenic locations, including:
  • Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park - fly from Queenstown to majestic Aoraki/Mount Cook with spectacular views of New Zealand's highest peak and the Tasman Glacier. Optional snow landing available.

  • Mount Aspiring and Glaciers - view from the air some of New Zealand's most beautiful scenery, including glaciers, Mt Aspiring and Lake Wanaka.

  • Local Scenic Flights - around Queenstown and the Wakatipu Basin

  • Tailored Itineraries - to suit your specific needs
Prices and details are available on request.

 
       
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