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Milford Mariner Overnight Cruise

2 Day Tour


Tour Details


  • Three course buffet dinner + continental breakfast prepared by on-board chef
  • Plenty of opportunities for wildlife viewing
  • Kayak or small boat activity options
  • Specialist nature guide on-board

This overnight cruise through the heart of Fiordland provides astonishing views and the ultimate Milford Sound experience.

This cruise style is relaxed, allowing plenty of time to view the fiord’s spectacular waterfalls, rainforest, mountains and wildlife – you’re bound to encounter seals and, if you’re lucky, maybe dolphin and penguins too.

Special Notes

  • There are daily Queenstown and Te Anau coach connections (extra cost)
  • There are spacious viewing decks, a dining saloon/fully licensed bar and observation lounge
  • Duvets, sheets and towels provided
  • Complimentary tea and coffee is available
  • Suitable for all ages

Trip Plan

Tour Length: 24-27 hours

Minimum Number: From 1 person. If you would like to book a group charter, please contact us for a quote.

Cruise departure times: Mid Sep - Mid May

  • Queenstown (coach & cruise): 9.00am
  • Te Anau (coach & cruise): 12.45pm
  • Milford Sound (cruise only): 4.30pm (Apr-Sep: 3:30pm)

Cruise arrival times: Mid Sep - Mid May

  • Milford Sound (cruise only): 9.15am
  • Te Anau (coach & cruise): 12.30pm
  • Queenstown (coach & cruise): 3.30pm

What to Bring: Only one carry-on bag is recommended for passenger convenience and for safety reasons.

  • Non-slip walking shoes/boots
  • Waterproof jacket *
  • Warm sweater/fleece jacket
  • Change of clothes *
  • Sunscreen/sunglasses
  • Insect repellent *
  • Swimwear (optional)
  • Camera
  • Cash for bar and snacks
  • Small bag only

* Essential items if you are doing activities. Activities take place even if it is raining.

Tour Cost

Prices may vary depending on room choice and location:

  • Leaving from Milford Sound: from $549.00pp NZD
  • Leaving from Queenstown: from $699.00pp NZD
  • Leaving from Te Anau: from $615.00pp NZD

*Prices shown is per adult twin-share

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  • A minimum of 2 adults must be attending the tour for the tour to take place.
  • Application for a tour must be made by phone, fax or e-mail no later than 5:00 PM of the day before the tour.
  • Your application may not be accepted if the tour is full, prior to your booking.

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  • Cancellation of tours is free if carried out by 5:00 PM, two working days before the tour.
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  • If there are two adults attending the tour, the cost of the tour written is the cost for one person.
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