We have specially designed luxury coaches that can get you there from both these registrerede sexforbrydere i south carolina towns or if you prefer we can get you there on one of our scenic flights.
Getting There, the journey to Milford Sound is just as spectacular as the destination itself, whether you travel by road or by air.The Mackinnon Pass was discovered in 1888 and soon became part of the Milford Track now one of the worlds great walks and the Homer Tunnel was developed in 1954 to provide road access to the fiord.Native New Zealand birds thrive in this nearly untouched wilderness tui, bellbirds, kea and even the rare kakapo and takahe.At 1692 metres, the iconic Mitre Peak is a spectacular sight and New Zealands most photographed mountain.We can also organise helicopter flight connections if preferred.The high rainfall has also created a unique underwater environment - as fresh water drains through the lush forests, it becomes stained with tannins to the colour of strong tea.The fiords natural beauty soon became well known.You could also drive yourself to Milford.Or for a different perspective of Milford Sound, take a scenic flight from Queenstown.Colonies of New Zealand fur seals and other sea life thrive in the fiord which is home to a marine reserve.Its name was later changed to Milford Sound by Captain John Lort Stokes.Milford Sound is in the heart of a rainforest (annual rainfall is 6,813mm or 268 inches) which creates walls of temporary waterfalls on a wet day receding to just two permanent waterfalls (Lady Bowen Falls and Stirling Falls) in drier conditions.
The temperature in Milford can vary depending on the season and can go from an average high of around 19C in summer (Dec - Feb) to around.5C in winter (Jun - Aug).Waterfalls cascade into the fiord and luxuriant rain forest clings to sheer rock faces in this exceptional place.Less, weather, milford Sound is one of the wettest places in the world with a mean annual rainfall of 6813mm (268 in).This dark water sits on top of the seawater blocking light and allowing normally deep sea life to exist in relatively shallow waters.You can travel to Milford Sound in our custom-built glass roofed coaches so you wont miss views of the mountains, glaciers and rainforest yep, youll need the camera on the coach.Along the way, they will provide you with informative commentary about the region, its history and natural surroundings.Its 16 kilometre (14 nautical miles) length is lined by sheer rock faces that soar 1,200 metres (3,900 ft) or more from the water. .Shallow rooted, this ecosystem depends on heavy rainfall for survival - the same rain which causes massive slips often sending whole tracts of forest crashing into the water below.Glorious on a fine day, Milford Sounds ethereal, moody beauty in the rain is equally spectacular.Flora Fauna of the region.To explore this magnificent area in a more intimate way and at sea level, our sea kayaking adventures are perfect.
The fiords support the world's biggest population of black coral trees - about seven million colonies, some of them up to 200 years old.
The best way to enjoy the Milford Road, one of the worlds finest alpine roads without having to worry about the often tricky driving conditions, is on one of our coaches.
However you choose to experience Milford Sound and whatever its mood - teaming with rain, shrouded in mist or glistening in the sun prepare to be inspired!