Milford Track Guided Day Walk (Queenstown Return)

Milford Track Guided Day Walk (Queenstown Return)

On boarding a luxury coach in Queenstown, travel along the shores of Lake Wakatipu and through rolling countryside to Te Anau. There is time for photo stops and short walks along the way. The coach driver provides a commentary along the way.

The Milford Track is renowned for its dramatic alpine scenery, clear rivers and ancient beech forest. The day walk explores the first section of this classic track as far as far as the historic Glade House.

After the coach, board a catamaran for a one hour lake cruise to the head of Lake Te Anau and the start of the Milford Track. From Glade Wharf, the track follows the Clinton River to Glade House for lunch.

A specialist nature guide leads a 4 – 5 hour leisurely walk on a gentle gradient (11 kms return) through forest, grassy flats and wetlands with a maximum of 12 walkers per guide. There is comprehensive commentary by the nature guide pointing out native birds and plants and detailing the regions history.

Following the guided walk, return by catamaran and then coach to Queenstown.

Tour Info

Tour Type: Guided Nature Tours & Walks
From: Queenstown to Queenstown
Price:
From (NZD) $295 per person
Duration: 1 Day
Tour Code: RJ411

Inclusions

Luxury coach transport from Queenstown to the Milford Track
Guided day excursion including a walk on the first section of the world famous Milford Track
4-5 hours of leisurely walking
Morning and Afternoon Tea
A picnic lunch is included (consisting of homemade sandwich, hot soup, bread, fruit, biscuits and fruit juice)
Pick up / drop offs from select Queenstown accommodations

Schedule & Duration

  • Frequency: Daily (November – Mid April)
  • Departure Point: Visitor Centre, Steamer Wharf, Queenstown or selected accommodation properties in the Queenstown area
  • Departure Time: 06:55am
  • Duration: 13 hours (approximately)
  • Return Details: 20:00pm
  • Closed: Christmas Day

General Information

  • Child ages are 10-14 years inclusive. Not recommended for children under 10 years
  • What to Bring: Comfortable walking shoes/boots, waterproof jacket, warm clothing, daypack, sunscreen, sunglasses, sun hat, insect repellent, snacks and drink and camera
  • Luxury 47 seater Volvo coaches with reclining seats and air conditioning.
  • English speaking nature guides (1 guide to a maximum of 12 people)
  • Picnic lunch contains homemade sandwich, hot soup, bread, fruit, biscuits and fruit juice

Important Information

  • This tour sells out quickly, please book early
  • This tour must be booked at least 72 hours in advance of travel
  • Confirmation for this product will be received within 24 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Tour is operated in English unless otherwise stated
  • Complete operator information, including opening times and local contact telephone numbers are included on your e-voucher

Tourism Affiliations

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Milford Track Guided Day Walk (Queenstown Return)
Sightseeing Tours
Tour Code: RJ411
From (NZD) $295 per person
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