Milford Sound and Glaciers: Fly/Cruise+Kayak/Fly

Fly to Milford Sound through a landscape of grandeur and beauty, paddle in serene Harrison's Cove and enjoy a scenic flight to Queenstown.

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Duration
Duration
6-7 hours
Start & End Time
Start & End Time
8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Included
Minimum Age
Minimum Age
4 years
Fitness Level
Fitness Level
Low
Meals
Meals
Included
NZD $699
ValueNZD $725SAVE 4%
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Child (3 - 14 yrs.): NZD $434
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What's Included

  • Enjoy unimpaired views on a scenic flight to Milford Sound
  • Soar over stunning landscape on the way to Queenstown
  • Enjoy 1 hour of kayaking in serene Harrisons Cove and enjoy spectacular views of the Pembroke Glacier
  • Fly via the glaciers of the Darren Mountains and Barrier Range
  • Enjoy 6-7 hours of air and water excitement 
  • Tour includes entry to Milford Sound Discovery Centre and the Underwater Observatory
  • All equipment and clothing, safety briefing and a specialist kayak and nature guide included
  • Suitable for all experience levels, no previous kayaking experience necessary
  • Transport to and from most Queenstown accommodation included

Why do we love this

This isn't just any scencic flight... not only do you get to see stunning Milford Sound from the air, you also get to paddle through the beautfuil Harrisons Cove.  We think the fact you go from air to sea and back again is pretty cool! 

WHAT TO EXPECT

Get ready for a stunning journey that will take you from the beauty of Milford Sound to the waters of Harrisons Cove then onto Queenstown. This is a tour that will give you the ultimate New Zealand experience. 

Start your adventure with a scenic flight to Milford Sound and get ready to be amazed! This famous spot is full of natural beauty and cascading waterfalls galore. Enjoy unimpaired views of the grandeur and beauty with a guaranteed window seat. 

Once you arrive in Milford Sound, your pilot will accompany you from the airport to the boat terminal. Everything is organised for you, you don't have to worry about a thing!

This trip includes entry to Milford Discovery Centre and the Underwater Observatory, so your day will be full of excitement. This is New Zealand's only floating underwaterobservatory and offers an incredible experience to explore Milford Sound below the surface! Descend 64 steps underwater and enter a large viewing area with huge windows for optimum viewing clarity. 

A picnic lunch is also included, so once you've worked up an appetite exploring this famous area, settle down for some tasty snacks. 

Next, you'll head out on a kayaking adventure and enjoy 1 hour of relaxing paddling in serene Harrisons Cove. This is an easy course with no previous kayaking experience necessary, so all passengers can enjoy this water experience. 

Afterwards, it's time for your return scenic flight to Queenstown.Your pilot will be waiting for you at the boat terminal to accompany you back to the airport.

On your way back, you'll pass the glaciers of the Darren Mountains and Barrier Range.


Please allow 6-7 hours for this tour. Departure is at 8.00 am. 
Transport to and from most Queenstown accommodation included

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Glenorchy Air uses standard average weights for the loading of our passengers. Please inform us if any passengers are 120kg or 260LB or over, prior to boarding.

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Some essentials we suggest bringing with you on your tour:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen and Bug Spray
  • Camera with charge & memory
  • Warm clothing layers
  • Sensible foot wear
  • Bottle of water

Note: You do not need a passport.

Our flights are not effected by the use of Mobile phones and are permitted on board.

However, phones cannot be used whilst on the airfield with active aircraft around you.

There is no phone signal in Milford Sound phone calls will be unsuccessful after leaving Queenstown.

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Terms & Conditions:

Given alpine flying conditions, Glenorchy Air reserves the right to alter the flight paths or cancel flights at the pilots discretion due to weather and safety considerations. If necessary, alternative road transport will be arranged if weather prohibits flying back from Milford Sound. Routes can be weather dependent and may vary at the pilot's discretion.
Service can be refused if the Pilots' instructions are not complied with.
Passengers seat allocation is at the Pilots' discretion due to weight and balance of the plane.
Glenorchy Air uses standard average weights for the loading of our passengers. Please inform us if any passengers are 120kg or 260LB or over, prior to boarding.


Cancellation Policy:

Clients cancelling within 24 hours of a confirmed trip will be charged 100% cancellation fee.


Pickup Locations
  • Abba Court Motel = Creeksyde Bus Stop
  • Abba Garden Motel
  • Absoloot Value Hostel
  • Absoloot Value Hostel = The Station Building
  • Adventure Queenstown Hostel
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  • Abba Court Motel = Creeksyde Bus Stop
  • Abba Garden Motel
  • Absoloot Value Hostel
  • Absoloot Value Hostel = The Station Building
  • Adventure Queenstown Hostel
  • Adventure Queenstown Hostel = Station Building
  • Alexis Motel& Apartments = Copthorne Bus Stop
  • Alexis Motor lodge & Apartments
  • Alpine Lodge
  • Alpine Lodge = Station Building
  • Alpine Meadows Fernhill = Cameron Place Bus Stop
  • Alpine Village = Battery Hill Bus Stop
  • Amber Lodge
  • Amber Lodge = Station Building
  • Amity Apartments = Millennium Hotel Bus Stop
  • Amity Lodge Motel
  • Aspen Hotel (Fernhill)
  • Aspen Lodge
  • Aspen Lodge = Station Building
  • Asure Queenstown Gateway Apartments
  • Asure Queenstown Gateway Apartments = Frankton Bus Shelter
  • Autoline Motel
  • Autoline Motel = Millennium Hotel Bus Stop
  • Azur Lodge
  • Base Backpackers = The Station Building
  • Base Discovery Lodge Queenstown
  • Battery Hill Bus Stop
  • Bella Vista Queenstown
  • Bella Vista Queenstown = Creeksyde Bus Stop
  • Best Western Cranbury Court & Apartments
  • Black Sheep Backpackers = Millennium Hotel Bus Stop
  • Black Sheep Hotel
  • Blue Peaks = Stanley St Bus Stop
  • Blue Peaks lodge & apartments
  • Breakfree The Point
  • Breakfree The Point = Colonial Village/Pounamu Bus Stop
  • Brown Boutique Hotel
  • Bumbles Backpackers
  • Bumbles Backpackers = Crowne Plaza Hotel Bus Stop
  • Bungi Backpackers
  • Butterfli Lodge
  • Butterfly Lodge
  • Butterfly Lodge = Hotel St Moritz
  • Caples Court
  • Caples Court = Stanley St Bus Stop
  • Central Ridge Boutique Hotel
  • Central Ridge Boutique Hotel = Stanley St Bus Stop
  • Colonial Village Motel
  • Colonial Village Motel = Colonial Village/Pounamu Bus Stop
  • Colonial Village/Pounamu Bus Stop
  • Commonage Villas
  • Copthorne Bus Stop
  • Copthorne hotel & apartments Queenstown Lakeview
  • Copthorne hotel & resort Queenstown Lakefront
  • Coronation Lodge
  • Coronation Lodge = Upper Stanley Street Bus Stop
  • Coronet View Apartments = Creeksyde Bus Stop
  • Coronet View Apartments and B&B
  • Cranberry Court & Apartments = Creeksyde Bus Stop
  • Cranberry Courts
  • Creeksyde Holiday park
  • Creeksyde Holiday Park = Bus Stop out front
  • Crowne Plaza
  • Deco backpackers
  • Discover Queenstown Booking Center
  • Double Tree by Hilton = Hilton Bus Stop
  • Double Tree by Hilton: Bus Stop in front of Hilton
  • Earnslaw Lodge
  • Earnslaw Lodge = Copthorne Bus Stop
  • Eichardts Queenstown
  • Esplanade Queenstown = Rydges Hotel Bus Stop
  • Evergreen lodge
  • Fernhill Road/Cameron Place Bus Stop
  • Flaming kiwi backpackers
  • Four Seasons motel
  • Four Seasons Motel = Stanley St Bus Stop
  • Frankton Bus Shelter
  • Frankton Motor camp
  • Garden Court Suites = Millennium Hotel Bus Stop
  • Garden Court Suites and Apartments
  • Glenorchy
  • Glenorchy Airstrip
  • Haka Lodge
  • Haka Lodge = The Station Building
  • Hallenstien Street Bus Stop (St Joseph's School)
  • Heartland Hotel and Scenic Suites
  • Heartland Hotel and Scenic Suites = Stanley Street Bus Stop
  • Hensman Road/The Rees Bus Stop
  • Heritage Queenstown
  • Highview Apartments
  • Highview Apartments = Outside Butterfli Lodge
  • Hilton Hotel
  • Hippo Lodge
  • Hippo Lodge = The Station Building
  • Holiday Inn
  • Holiday Inn = Sherwood Bus Stop
  • Hulbert House Boutique Lodging = Hallenstien Street Bus Stop (St Joseph's School)
  • Hurley's of Queenstown = Millennium Bus Stop
  • Hurleys
  • Jucy Snooze = The Station Building
  • Kamana Lakehouse
  • Lake Vista Bed and Breakfast
  • Lakefront Apartments
  • Lakefront Apartments = Rydges Bus Stop
  • Lakeside Motel
  • Lakeside Motel = Rydges Bus Stop
  • Lomond Lodge
  • Lomond Lodge = Sofitel
  • Mantra Marina
  • Mantra Marina = Marina Bus Stop
  • Melbourne Lodge
  • Melbourne Lodge = Hallenstien Street Bus Stop (St Joseph's School)
  • Mercure Queenstown Resort
  • mi-pad = The Station Building
  • Millenium Hotel
  • Millennium Hotel = Bus Stop out front
  • Millennium Hotel Bus Stop
  • Nomads Queenstown
  • Nomads Queenstown = The Station Building
  • Novotel Queenstown Lakeside
  • Oakes Club Resort
  • Oakes Club Resort: Colonial Village/Ponamu Bus Stop
  • Oakes Shore Apartments
  • Oakes Shore Apartments = Hensman Road Bus Stop
  • Pencarrow Lodge
  • Peppers Beacon Resort
  • Peppers Beacon Resort = Rydges Bus Stop
  • Pinewood Lodge
  • Pinewood Lodge = Creeksyde Bus Stop
  • Platinum Apartments
  • Platinum Apartments = Heritage Hotel Bus Stop
  • Pounamu Apartments
  • Queenstown House Boutique B&B
  • Queenstown House Boutique B&B = Hallenstien Street Bus Stop (St Joseph's School)
  • Queenstown I-Site
  • Queenstown Lakeview Holiday Park
  • Queenstown Lakeview Holiday Park = The Station Building
  • Queenstown Motel Apartments
  • Queenstown Motel Apartments = Millennium Hotel Bus Stop
  • Queenstown Park Boutique Hotel
  • Queenstown Park Boutique Hotel = The Station Building
  • Queenstown QT Hotel = Rydges Bus Stop
  • Queenstown QT Hotel= Front of Rydges Hotel
  • Queenstown Top 10 Holiday Park
  • Ramada by Wyndham Queenstown Central = Stanley St Bus Stop
  • Ramada Suites by Wyndham Remarkables Park
  • Reavers Lodge = Creeksyde Bus Stop
  • Ridge Resort
  • Ridge Resort = Sherwood Bus Stop
  • Self Drive: No pickup required
  • Sherwood Bus Stop
  • Sherwood Manor
  • Sherwood Manor = Sherwood Bus Stop
  • Shotover Lodge
  • Shotover Top 10 Holiday Park
  • Sofitel Queenstown
  • Southern Laughter Backpackers
  • Southern Laughter Backpackers = The Station Building
  • Spa B&B
  • Spinnaker Bay = Colonial Village/Pounamu Bus Stop
  • Spinnaker Bay Apartments
  • St James Apartments
  • St James Apartments = The Station Building Bus Stop
  • St Moritz
  • Stanley Street Bus Stop
  • Station Building
  • Swiss Belmount Resort, Coronet Peak
  • Swiss-Belresort Coronet Peak
  • Swiss-Belsuites Pounamu Apartments = Colonial Village//Ponamu Bus Stop
  • Tahuna Pod Hostel
  • Tahuna Pod Hostel = The Station Building
  • Tanoa Aspen Hotel
  • The Chalet
  • The Chalet Queenstown = The Millennium Hotel Bus Stop
  • The Dairy
  • The Dairy = The Station Building
  • The Embassy B&B = Marina Bus Stop
  • The Glebe
  • The Glebe = The Station Building
  • The Last Resort
  • The Lodges
  • The Lodges = Crowne Plaza Hotel Bus Stop
  • The Lofts
  • The Lofts Apartments = The Station Building
  • The Rees Hotel
  • The Rees Hotel = Hensman Road Bus Stop
  • The Remarkables Lodge
  • The Rydges Hotel
  • The Rydges Hotel = Bus stop directly in front
  • The Spire
  • The Spire = Novotel
  • The Station Building Bus Stop
  • The Waterfront = Crowne Plaza Bus Stop
  • The Whistler Queenstown
  • The Whistler Queenstown = The Station Building
  • Turner Heights
  • Turner Heights = The Station Building
  • Twin Peaks B&B = Battery Hill Bus Stop
  • Villa Del lago
  • Villa del Lago = Colonial Village/Pounamu Bus Stop
  • YHA Central
  • YHA Central = Station Building
  • YHA Lakefront = Bus Stop at the Front of Rydges

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Glenorchy Air
1840 Sir Henry Wigley Dr, Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

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NZD $699
ValueNZD $725SAVE 4%
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