Truly immerse yourself in the tranquility of Milford Sound during this awe-inspiring nature cruise. Enjoy the spectacular scenery before arriving at the Milford Sound Underwater Observatory where you will discover the magic of the underwater world.
Sometimes referred to as the “eighth wonder of the world,” Milford Sound boasts spectacular natural scenery with picture-perfect views. Sit back, enjoy a coffee and revel in the natural wonders of Milford Sound aboard a fully catered and modern catamaran. With full height viewing windows and 360 degree views, you will have uninterrupted views of this stunning location. Your specialist nature guide will share their knowledge with lively and entertaining commentary as you cruise past magnificent waterfalls, mountain peaks and playful seals. Enjoy a delicious picnic lunch as you gaze at Mother Nature's magnificent creations.
After a relaxing cruise, the amazement continues! You will be given the opportunity to visit the Milford Sound Underwater Observatory, New Zealand’s only floating underwater observatory, accessible only by boat. Descend a spiral staircase to ten metres beneath the surface to discover the magic of the underwater world. Be in awe as you uncover an array of colourful sea creatures and rare black coral, a world once exclusively accessed by divers. Your guide will tell you more about the unique history, geology and wildlife of Milford Sound and the conservation efforts to keep the environment pristine for future generations. Unlike an aquarium, fish can come and go as they please, so each visit is entirely unique!
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:
This experience is subject to minimum numbers.
In the event of rain or inclement weather, your experience will still go ahead unless contacted by the experience provider. If your experience is cancelled due to adverse weather, you will be rescheduled by the provider.
Due to the changeable nature of the weather in Milford, it is recommended to bring a waterproof jacket, warm clothing and comfortable shoes.
This experience is located in Milford Sound, New Zealand.