Unforgettable Milford Sound Experience: Fly Over Snow-Capped Mountains, Sparkling Lakes, and Majestic Waterfalls

Scenic flight to Milford Sound including a cruise

Embark on a remarkable journey as you take off from Queenstown and soar above the rugged backcountry of Central Otago. Witness the majestic sight of glacial-fed rivers converging into the stunning Lake Wakatipu, marveling at the power of nature’s creations in two remarkable National Parks: Mt Aspiring and the world heritage-listed Fiordland National Park.

Upon landing at Milford Sound Airport, you’ll be greeted by the breathtaking view of Mitre Peak, towering at the fiord’s head. Immerse yourself in the splendor of one of the world’s most magnificent sceneries as you board a vessel from Mitre Peak Cruises. Embark on a voyage that spans the entire 16km length of the fiord, reaching out to the Tasman Sea. Throughout the cruise, indulge in informative commentary and engage with our welcoming hosts while savoring complimentary tea, coffee, and water.

Conclude your extraordinary journey with a scenic flight over the awe-inspiring Southern Alps, as you make your way back to Queenstown. Be captivated by the breathtaking vistas that can only be witnessed from the sky, leaving you in awe of the beauty that surrounds you.


Adult $635 (For your comfort, passengers over 130kgs (286lbs)/over 2 meters (6ft 5′) tall please contact us directly before making a booking)
Child (ages 3-14) $410
Infants (ages 0-2) Free of charge on the flight if they are less than 11kgs. If over 11kgs Child Rates apply due to CAA legal requirements.


Scenic flight from Queenstown to Milford Sound / Piopiotahi
2 hour cruise on Milford Sound with Mitre Peak Cruises
Complimentary tea, coffee and water onboard the cruise
Scenic flight from Milford Sound to Queenstown


Allow 5 Hours


January – April: 8:00 am 10:00 am 12:30 pm
May – September:  10:00 am  12:30 pm
October – December: 8:00 am  10:00 am  12:30 pm

Flight path

Experience a Scenic Journey to Milford Sound: Fly Over Exquisite Landscapes

Prepare to be mesmerized as you embark on a scenic flight to Milford Sound, where you’ll soar above breathtaking landscapes. Depending on the day’s flight route, your eyes will be treated to a visual feast encompassing Skippers Canyon, Glenorchy, Mt Earnslaw, Mt Tutoko, Milford Sound, Mitre Peak, Arthur Valley, Sutherland Falls, the Milford Track, Lake Te Anau, Eglinton Valley, Greenstone Valley, and Lake Wakatipu.

Cruise route

Embark on a scenic cruise from the Milford Sound Wharf, as you venture past the renowned Mitre Peak. Sail the entire length of the fiord, accompanied by enlightening commentary from our knowledgeable skipper. Along the way, you’ll discover notable landmarks such as the majestic Bowen Falls, the impressive Lion Mountain, the captivating Copper Point, the notable Seal Rock, and the stunning Stirling Falls. Be on the lookout for the abundant local wildlife that inhabits the fiord, including regular sightings of New Zealand fur seals and dolphins. Occasionally, you may even have the rare privilege of spotting a Fiordland Crested Penguin gracing Milford Sound with its presence.

Booking Information

Please insert the contact number and the leader’s name in the Billing Details after you check out.

We will send you the Scenic Flight voucher within 24hrs.

Child Policy

• No child discounts. The full price applies to all children traveling with their parents.
✻Please note: Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult 18 years old and over to travel. No unaccompanied minors are allowed.

Cancellation Policy

Non-Refundable, For Trips affected by COVID-19, Travel Credit can be redeemed within 12 Months. Fare Difference will be charged for High season.

Terms and Condition

Please makes sure you read the Terms and Condition Before you place the Booking.
All prices are quoted in Australian Dollars and all Australian Domestic Travel Products included GST

Travel Advice

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Travel Insurance is strongly recommended by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade for all overseas travel. With the traveler who purchased with Delightful Travel. We will offer 20% off on your insurance.