4 days in Milford Sound & Queenstown Itinerary

4 days in Milford Sound & Queenstown Itinerary

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Milford Sound
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Milford Sound

— 1 night

Eighth Wonder of the World

Carved by glaciers into a land of sheer cliffs, impressive waterfalls, and lush, meandering fjords, Milford Sound remains one of the most popular holiday destinations in New Zealand.
You've now added Milford Sound Helicopters to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mitre Peak, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then take an unforgettable tour with Milford Sound Helicopters. On your second day here, trek along Lake Marian Track.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Milford Sound trip website.

Wellington to Milford Sound is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Queenstown.

Things to do in Milford Sound

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Trails

Side Trip

Queenstown

— 2 nights

Shallow Bay

Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): stroll around Village Green. On the next day, have some family-friendly fun at Skyline Queenstown, then look for all kinds of wild species at Kiwi Birdlife Park, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally hit the slopes at PowderPak Parks.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Queenstown road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Milford Sound to Queenstown takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Queenstown

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Fun & Games