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Premium Milford Sound Coach & Cruise Tour from Te Anau

clock 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Join talented and knowledgeable guides on a journey along one of New Zealand's most scenic drives. All guides have unique and insightful stories to share, and spill the secrets of their beautiful backyard as you travel through lush rainforest, glacier carved valleys, alpine lookouts and much more. Enjoy spectacular short walks and incredible photo...Read more

Milford Sound Coach, Cruise and Underwater Observatory with lunch ex Te Anau

clock 13 hours
  • Join us for the most in-depth and authentic Milford Sound day trip experience. The only day trip from Te Anau to include a visit to the Milford Sound Underwater Observatory.

    Explore Fiordland National Park on the most in-depth day trip experience from Te Anau. Sit back and relax as your expert driver navigates the Milford Road. Journey...Read more

Morning Tea Cruise on Historic Motor Yacht from Te Anau

clock 3 hours
  • Join us for an elegant cruise on the historic motor yacht "Faith" on Lake Te Anau. This relaxed 3-hour experience includes a guided walk in the Fiordland National Park, a delightful morning tea and refreshments, and cruising home under sail. You have 3 uniformed crew hosting you while on board, and 2 nature guides to show you the delights of New...Read more

Milford Sound Experience Full Day from Te Anau

clock 9 hours
  • Milford Sound is arguably the most scenic destination in New Zealand and a must-see for any traveller. Whether seen in sunshine or rain, the incredible views are guaranteed to leave you awe-struck. This is a small group tour for travellers seeking an all-inclusive, uniquely-kiwi, personalized trip to Milford Sound. 

    We keep things...Read more

Small-Group Milford Sound Day Trip and Cruise from Te Anau

clock 8 hours
  • Discover Milford Sound on a full-day excursion that takes you to popular scenic spots around Fiordland National Park before the crowds arrive.

    While most Milford Sound coach tours take upwards of 50 people, this small-group tour is limited to 33 guests and ensures personal attention from your guide.

    Our experienced driver guides...Read more

Milford Combo Experience from Te Anau

clock 12 hours
  • This small group combo tour is the ultimate Milford Sound Experience.

    • Fully Guided Tour with Cheeky Kiwi Travel
    • Milford Sound cruise with Cruise Milford
    • Your choice between a Milford Sound kayaking or Milford Track walking experience
    • Fiordland National Park
    • Lake Te Anau, Eglinton Valley,...Read more

Milford Sound Small Group Day Tour Coach and Cruise

clock 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Experience the ultimate small group Milford Sound Day Trip! Join Southern Discoveries for a personal small-group tour departing from Te Anau, heading deep into the heart of Fiordland. Enjoy amazing photo stops and short walks along the Milford road, a Milford Sound Nature Cruise with informative commentary from a specialised nature guide, and a...Read more

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Day Cruise from Manapouri

clock 8 hours
  • Experience an 8-hour day trip into the remote wilderness of Doubtful Sound, the heart of Fiordland National Park, while nature guides answer questions and point out landmarks. This fiord is home to bottlenose dolphins and fur seals - both are often seen. In season, you may even catch a glimpse of the rare Fiordland crested penguins. Explore...Read more

Milford Sound Cruise from Queenstown or Te Anau

clock 2 to 12 hours
  • An extended and leisurely cruise of Milford Sound to the Tasman Sea on a cruise designed for the free, independent traveler. Nature cruises have a relaxed and flexible itinerary designed to allow guests to see and experience what makes Milford Sound world renowned. Spend around two hours nudging into waterfalls, spotting wildlife and listening to...Read more

Te Anau Glow Worm Caves Tour

clock 2 hours 15 minutes
  • The fascinating Te Anau caves system on the western shore of Lake Te Anau offers an underground adventure that charms visitors of all ages. This tour takes you to a mysterious underground world of rushing water before drifting in silent darkness beneath the luminous shimmer of thousands of glowworms.

    Please be sure to arrive 20 minutes...Read more

Milford Sound Cruise with Optional Bus Tour

clock 120 to 720 minutes
  • Admire the spectacular sights of Milford Sound on a scenic cruise aboard a modern, spacious and comfortable catamaran.

    Look out for dolphins, seals and penguins against a backdrop of cascading waterfalls and a luxuriant rainforest as you marvel at one of the world’s most incredible natural wonders.

    Visit the open top deck for...Read more

Champagne Sightseeing Cruise on Lake Te Anau

clock 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Make your way down to Te Anau’s historic wharf, and step aboard an elegant vessel on this 1.5-hour champagne cruise. Pause to appreciate the beauty of the era you’re about to experience and celebrate the attention to detail and fine craftsmanship of the mid 1930’s. Sit back and relax as you sail into the deep waters of Lake Te Anau. Allow...Read more

Kepler Track Water Taxi

clock 15 minutes
  • Spend a day on the stunning Kepler Track, one of NZ’s most rewarding day walks!

    You can’t beat a walking track that’s been built with the purpose of showing off the very best features of Fiordland. The Kepler Track was custom-built for pure hiking pleasure. Its alpine vistas, rugged high country, deep gorges and tall beech forests...Read more

Full-Day Milford Sound Hiking Tour with Cruise

clock 10 hours
  • Enjoy a friendly, small group (maximum 15 people) day excursion to Milford Sound from Te Anau, including a small boat cruise along the full length of the fiord and out to the Tasman Sea. Our relaxed timetable ensures plenty of opportunities for guests to enjoy short walks, photographic stops and exploration with the nature guide. Plus, from...Read more

Afternoon Te Anau Cruise on Historic Motor Yacht

clock 3 hours
  • Join this tour for an elegant cruise on the historic motor yacht "Faith" on Lake Te Anau. This relaxed 3-hour experience includes a guided walk in the Fiordland National Park, a delightful afternoon tea and refreshments, and cruising home under sail. You have 3 uniformed crew hosting you while on board, and 2 nature guides to show you the delights...Read more

Kepler Track Boat and Hike

clock 4 to 8 hours
  • The most scenic jet boat ride ever: see actual “Lord of the Rings” film locations on the way down to the beautiful Lake Manapouri. On the way down the river you will get the chance to spot rainbow and brown trout. There is an amazing view around every river bend. The ride has a pinch of adrenalin and heaps of natural beauty. Lake Manapouri is...Read more

Hidden Hankinson

clock 8 hours
  • Get off the beaten track and further into Fiordland than any bus tour will ever go. Journey to a hidden lake, Fiordland’s oldest backcountry hut and a tranquil and remote location. Access to this special location is by boat and a short walk and includes an expert local...Read more

Milford Track Water Taxi Transport

clock 50 minutes
  • * First Boat to the Milford Track
    * Small and personal family company offering premium service and a fun commentary along the way
    * Get to know your fellow...Read more

Private Milford Sound Tour with Cruise & Lunch from Te Anau

clock 8 to 11 hours
  • This fully-guided, private day trip combines the amazing return journey to Milford Sound with a boutique Milford Sound Cruise aboard the No.1 Trip Advisor rated cruise company, Cruise Milford.

    • Milford Sound Cruise with Cruise Milford
    • Fiordland National Park
    • Lake Te Anau, Eglinton Valley, Mirror Lakes,...Read more

FAQs about Te Anau Boat & Cruise tours

What are the best cruise / boat tour in Te Anau?

Te Anau boat tours are spectacular tours that take you through the waterways of Te Anau city, which is famous for its rivers for the purposes of trade. They allow you to have stunning views of the Te Anau city skylines, let you see the Te Anau shoreline attractions and have great lunch and dinner options on the decks of boats.

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