3 Day Itineraries

If you require assistance in planning your holiday, please contact our Reservations Team. We can tailor itineraries to your preferred tour options. If you would like a quote please advise:

  • Which tours you would like,
  • Month that you are travelling,
  • How many people, and
  • If you will have transportation or require our coach transfers. 

From Te Anau or Queenstown

With this itinerary, you'll be able to experience Fiordland from both Milford and Doubtful Sounds plus the underground wonder of the Glowworm Caves in Te Anau. We can tailor this package to include coach transfers from Queenstown or Te Anau if needed.

Day 1: Milford Sound Nature Cruise

Commencing from Queenstown or Te Anau, either join our luxury coach or drive along the spectacular Milford Road. Upon your arrival, jump on board our Nature Cruise and take in the awe inspiring scenery of the fiord.

Day 1: Te Anau Glowworm Caves

In the evening, join our glowworm caves trip from Te Anau. You'll experience the subterranean magic of the tiny glow worms.

Then spend the night in Te Anau at one of the many accommodation options (booked separately).

Day 2/3: Doubtful Sound Overnight Cruise

After staying the night in Te Anau, you'll traverse deep into the heart of Fiordland to start your Doubtful Sound cruise. You'll explore the fiord by boat, kayak or tender craft. Enjoy the scrumptious buffet dinner then relax for the rest of the night with fellow travelers or gaze at the stars. On Day 3, you'll kick start your morning in Doubtful Sound with a cooked breakfast then spend the rest of the morning cruising and returning to Manapouri - coach transfers available back to Te Anau or Queenstown.

From Queenstown

Enjoy the highlights of both Queenstown and Milford Sound with this 3 day itinerary.

Day 1: Walter Peak Gourmet BBQ Lunch

Combine a lake cruise on board the vintage steamship TSS Earnslaw with a quintessential Kiwi experience – a delicious gourmet BBQ lunch and a farm demonstration in a stunning lakeside setting.

Day 2: Coach & Milford Mariner Overnight Cruise

On board our luxury coach, we'll show you the stunning Milford Road before joining your overnight cruise. You'll spend the night on our traditionally designed vessel with private cabins and ensuites for the ultimate Milford Sound experience.

Day 3: Return from Milford Sound

In the morning, dig into a hearty breakfast before heading back out to the Tasman Sea (weather permitting) and exploring more of the fiord. We'll then take you back to Queenstown while you sit back and enjoy the views. Book on for a flight back to Queenstown to see this stunning area from a different perspective (weather permitting), or return by our coach. 

From Queenstown

This itinerary caters for those wishing to visit Stewart Island but without your own transport. Available November - April. 

Day 1: Coach & Ferry from Queenstown to Stewart Island

We'll take the hassle out of hiring a car and bring you to Stewart Island with our connecting coach and ferry service. Stewart Island is New Zealand’s third island – unspoilt, tranquil and stunning.

Day 2: Ulva Island Explorer

While on Stewart Island, join our cruise of beautiful Paterson Inlet and visit Ulva Island, a renowned wildlife sanctuary. Alternatively choose our Village & Bays tour or explore independently with our range of rental vehicles.

Day 3: Return from Stewart Island

We'll travel back across Foveaux Strait on-board our modern catamaran and then coach back to Queenstown or we can drop you off in Te Anau if you wish to explore the Fiordland area.