Milford Sound


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Mil·ford Sound

 (mĭl′fôrd′)
A fjord, about 17 km (11 mi) long, on the southwest coast of the South Island of New Zealand. It is noted for its spectacular waterfalls and mountain scenery.
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The offer also includes a Whale Watching Cruise, a Seals & Beach Walk Cruise in Abel Tasma, a Milford Sound Nature Cruise, 12 days car hire and return international flights from Manchester with Emirates.
You also get wildlife tours chucked in - Milford Sound Nature Cruise and the Otago Peninsula Package with Monarch Wildlife Cruises.
30 am SH94 Te Anau to Milford Sound and SH73 Arthurs Pass to Otira due to snow and ice.
Not for us Ayers Rock and the Great Barrier Reef, Milford Sound and the TranzAlpine Railway.
Operating in both Queenstown and Fiordland, the company offers a wide range of cruises and tour options across Lake Wakatipu and into Milford Sound.
It's a tiring 13-hour round trip drive to spectacular Milford Sound, so we broke our journey with a lakeside stay at Te Anau and the following morning booked on to a local small group bus tour, including a cruise on the Sounds.
A popular tourist destination, Milford Sound in the South Island of the country is basically a fiord.
Carved by glaciers during the ice ages, Milford Sound in New Zealand is breathtaking with its waterfalls & peaks
The poison 1080 is extremely toxic and is used extensively in New Zealand, including in national parks and around the Milford Sound, one of the country's biggest tourism draws, to control pests such as stoats, rabbits, deer, rats and possums.
It has thundering waterfalls and the magical misty mysteries of Milford Sound.
He said that aside from Queenstown, Alexandra and Milford Sound have surpassed their average dry spells.
In order to get people to appreciate winter (June, July and August) at Milford Sound, the Milford Sound Lodge launched a photo challenge this winter based on activities in the region.