Milford Sound

Piopiotahi

Milford Sound | Piopiotahi is one of the most popular destinations in New Zealand for visitors to travel to and we can't wait to show you why! Milford Sound lies within Fiordland National Park and the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage site. It won the Tripadvisor Traveler's Choice Destination Award and Rudyard Kipling was noted as calling it the Eighth Wonder of the World.

Fly from Queenstown to Milford Sound with us. We have multiple trip options to suit everyone's schedule and activities to check off that bucket list! Your friendly and knowledgeable pilot will provide commentary during your flight, pointing out hidden lakes and waterfalls and the history of the areas you are flying over.

Our most popular year-round adventure! This Half Day experience takes you on a roundtrip flight over the Southern Alps. Venture out to the Tasman Sea aboard a modern cruise boat, taking in the amazing waterfalls and wildlife. Take a different flight path on your return to Queenstown.

A Full Day Fiordland adventure by land, sea and sky. This is a great option for those with more time. Coach into Milford Sound, stopping for short walks along the way. Once in Milford, board your cruise and venture towards the Tasman Sea. End your day with a scenic flight back to Queenstown.

Explore Milford Sound at your own pace. This experience is great if you’ve already done the cruise and want to spend your time seeing all Milford Sound has to offer. Embark on a short walk, enjoy the best seat in the house at the Milford Swing, or head to the cafe for a coffee and snack.

Our most popular adventure, elevated. Our newest and most exclusive Milford Sound experience will take you into the heart of Fiordland aboard a private flight where you can request a bespoke flight path. Once you land in Milford Sound, your pilot will introduce you to your Southern Discoveries host who will show you to the VIP area of the shared cruise. Take in the magnificent views from your private viewing deck as you cruise out to the Tasman Sea. This elevated experience includes private pick up and drop off.

See Milford Sound from a new perspective. Enjoy panoramic views on Lake Wakatipu and glacier-fed braided rivers as you fly into Mt. Aspiring National Park. The breathtaking scenery continues into Fiordland National Park as your fly over Milford Sound and down the middle of the fiord before returning to Queenstown. 

After your unforgettable journey into the heart of Milford Sound via the Milford Track, add on our return scenic flight and experience the unbelievable grandeur and beauty of Fiordland and the Southern Alps, onboard our fixed-wing aircraft. Enjoy the scenic 40-minute flight, taking in Lake Quill and the Sutherland Falls.

We offer one-way scenic flights either in or out of Milford Sound. Fly in to meet friends or family who have finished the Milford Track or fly in to spend a blissful night away at Milford Sound Lodge. Or fly out after journeying in by road to see the landscape from above. Each one way flight is approximately 40-minutes.

Save up to $64 until the end of May!

Our most popular year-round adventure! This Half Day experience takes you on a roundtrip flight over the Southern Alps. Venture out to the Tasman Sea aboard a modern cruise boat, taking in the amazing waterfalls and wildlife. Take a different flight path on your return to Queenstown.

A Full Day Fiordland adventure by land, sea and sky. This is a great option for those with more time. Coach into Milford Sound, stopping for short walks along the way. Once in Milford, board your cruise and venture towards the Tasman Sea. End your day with a scenic flight back to Queenstown.

Save up to $44 until the end of May!​

Explore Milford Sound at your own pace. This experience is great if you’ve already done the cruise and want to spend your time seeing all Milford Sound has to offer. Embark on a short walk, enjoy the best seat in the house at the Milford Swing, or head the cafe for a coffee and snack.

Our most popular adventure, elevated. Our newest and most exclusive Milford Sound experience will take you into the heart of Fiordland aboard a private flight on our Cessna 206 Stationair HD where you can request a bespoke flight path. Once you land in Milford Sound, your pilot will introduce you to your Southern Discoveries host who will show you to the VIP area of the shared cruise. Take in the magnificent views from your private viewing deck as you cruise out to the Tasman Sea. This elevated experience includes private pick up and drop off.

See Milford Sound from a new perspective. Enjoy panoramic views on Lake Wakatipu and glacier-fed braided rivers as you fly into Mt. Aspiring National Park. The breathtaking scenery continues into Fiordland National Park as your fly over Milford Sound and down the middle of the fiord before returning to Queenstown. 

After your unforgettable journey into the heart of Milford Sound via the Milford Track, add on our return scenic flight and experience the unbelievable grandeur and beauty of Fiordland and the Southern Alps, onboard our fixed-wing aircraft. Enjoy the scenic 40-minute flight, taking in Lake Quill and the Sutherland Falls.

We offer one way scenic flights either in or out of Milford Sound. Fly in to meet friends or family who have finished the Milford Track or fly in to spend a blissful night away at Milford Sound Lodge. Or fly out after journeying in by road to see the landscape from above. Each one way flight is approximately 40-minutes.

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