|Southern Alps Air Milford Sound Scenic Flight and Cruise. Comprehensive route, competitive rates. View alpine lakes, rivers and waterfalls cascading amongst rugged mountain landscapes.|
Southern Alps Air Milford Sound Scenic Flight and Cruise
- Fiordland National Park
Price: Starting from NZ $490.00 per adult
This Milford Sound flight from Wanaka offers some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. The landscape changes dramatically throughout the circular flight-path, encompassing views of spectacular Alpine Highlights in Mount Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks. Prepare yourself for the views of your life amongst the towering blue ice walls of the glaciers flanking Mt Aspiring, the awe inspiring centerpiece of one of New Zealand's most renowned National Parks. Marvel at the wonder of nature, as you fly over this dramatic natural landscape.
Discover the incredible world heritage listed Mt Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks enroute to the untouched spectacular glaciers amongst the Southern Alps. You will see ice, snow, river valleys, waterfalls, deep glacial river valleys, rugged towering mountains and dramatic rock formations.
At 3033 meters Mt Aspiring is undoubtedly one of the highlights of the remote and rugged southern alps. Its majestic ice blue glacial walls and raw beauty will definitely be a New Zealand highlight and 'must see' for those wishing to capture this country's icons of the South.
Many pristine glaciers as well as the huge ice basin known as the Olivine Ice Plateau, Rain forest, Alpine Lakes, rivers and waterfalls cascade amongst this rugged mountain landscape that is the Southern Alps. On arrival at the West Coast your flight path takes you the full length of Milford Sound before landing and boarding your cruise boat.
On your arrival at Milford Sound; enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and interesting commentary on our choice of the smaller size Mitre Peak or Cruising Milford Sound Vessels. Complementary tea and coffee are provided while you again enjoy views of the full length of the sound from the water. Wildlife such as seals, penguins and dolphins are often viewed during the cruise.
Our return flight takes in more scenic highlights including the Milford Track, Sutherland Falls (NZ's highest) The Dart River Valley Glenorchy, plus more Lord of the Rings Locations, before returning to Wanaka.
Southern Alps Air
12 Lloyd Dunne Avenue
- Cottage, Holiday Home.
A very tidy modern home central to Te Anau shops and lake. Fiordland mountain views compliment the outdoor living.