Milford Sound Travel Itineraries

Are you planning on visiting Milford Sound, but not sure of the best travel routes? We’ve created some Milford Sound travel itineraries to help you make the most of your time and ensure you’re seeing the scenic highlights of the South Island.

Located within a day’s drive of Queenstown or Te Anau, it’s easy to incorporate a trip to Milford Sound into your South Island travel plans. You can get there by bus, visit it on a sightseeing day tour or drive yourself. If you’re short on time and have the funds, you can even get there by air.

Here you’ll find several travel itineraries which include travel tips, accommodation suggestions and a range of activities you can participate in at each destination.

Whether you’re in the South Island for just a couple of nights or for a week or more, these Milford Sound itineraries will help you plan an unforgettable journey through the South Island. And of course they all feature one of the world’s most beautiful places, Milford Sound.


Discover how to see New Zealand and all the scenic highlights the easy way.


Find out the best way to spend one day in Milford Sound.


Extend your South Island trip with a visit to the wild West Coast.


Take in the best of the South Island, including its crowning glory – Milford Sound.


The perfect South Island itinerary for thrill-seekers and lovers of adrenaline!


A low-cost South Island itinerary culminating in a day tour and cruise on Milford Sound.