Due to unscheduled maintenance between Blenheim and Picton, our train is unable to travel on a small section of the line while repairs take place. We are very pleased to advise that the Coastal Pacific service will go ahead as planned however a 25-minute portion of your journey, between Blenheim & Picton, will be replaced by Bus.
If you are starting your journey from Picton, you are able to check in at the train station as usual and will be advised by train staff on the location of our private bus transfer.
For those doing a day return from Christchurch, you will have your break time in Blenheim. The station is in the centre of town, so lots of time to explore.
Enjoy Milford Sound’s awe-inspiring scenery from the comfort of modern, spacious vessels.
Scenic Cruise vessels have purpose-built observation lounges and large decks, so you can be sure you’ll get some great viewing opportunities. You’ll see the geological drama of sheer cliffs, massive waterfalls, glaciers and rainforest. Keep a look out for wildlife like seals basking on the rocks or dolphins.
During the cruise, friendly crew provide commentaries in several languages and point out sights such as Mitre Peak and the Pembroke Glacier.
So sit back and make your Milford Sound experience an unforgettable one!
From thundering waterfalls and sky-high mountains to lush rainforests, Milford Sound has it all
Duration: 2 hours
Explore Milford Sound with us on the iconic Milford Mariner
Traditional 'scow style' vessel
Insightful commentary by our friendly guides
Amazing nature and wildlife viewing opportunity
Picnic lunches available
Check-in 20 minutes before departure
A Milford Sound Levy applies to all adult tickets and is included in the price displayed