Te Anau Sightseeing Tours and Attractions
Home    Te Anau    Te Anau Accommodation    Te Anau Bus Services    Nationwide Accommodation    Visitor Information    Help
Te Anau Glow Worm Caves - Duration: 2.5hours

Explore a mysterious underground world of rushing water before drifting in silent darkness beneath the luminous shimmer of thousands of glow worms.

Your Te Anau Glow worm Cave adventure begins with a scenic cruise across Lake Te Anau to the western side of the lake.  Upon arrival there is time to view informative displays at Cavern House before our friendly guides invite you to accompany them underground in small groups.

For further information, prices and online reservations
Milford Track Half Day Excursion - Duration: 5 Hours

TExperience a morning guided walk to Giants Gate on the world famous Milford Track. From Milford Sound the track is access by water taxi and follows the mighty Arthur River through lush, temperate rainforest to Giants Gate, a most photographed and spectacular waterfall. This walk is suitable for all skill levels. We begin with a short boat ride across Milford Sound’s Deep Water Basin to Sandfly Point, adeptly named as you will see! This is the end point of the Milford Track, but the start of our Milford hike. From there we begin our guided walk, meandering alongside the cascading Arthur River then Lake Ada, on a well formed track. Our destination and half way point is Giants Gate waterfall. This spectacular waterfall is best viewed and photographed from the large swing bridge spanning the river. Walking in a small group (maximum 12 people), your nature guide will point out the native fauna and flora, and share the fascinating human heritage of the track, bringing the area to life.

For further information, prices and online reservations
Milford Track Day Excursion - Duration: 10 Hours

The Milford Track is a four day walk, considered to be one of the best walking experiences in the world. If you do not have four days available Real Journeys, in association with Trips ‘n’ Tramps, offers the chance to experience part of this world famous track on a one day guided walk.

This summer you can experience the first section of the world famous Milford Track as a one day adventure suitable for walkers of most ages and fitness levels. Following a coach transfer to Te Anau Downs, cruise to the head of beautiful Lake Te Anau and the start of the track. On your walk you will follow the Clinton River for a short way, cross a swing bridge and then on through ancient beech forest to the Clinton Hikers Hut. Lunch is enjoyed beside a mountain stream or at the Hut

For further information, prices and online reservations
Doubtful Sound Day Excursion - Duration: 8 Hours

Your Doubtful Sound adventure begins as you cruise the crystal clear waters of Lake Manapouri. Then its over Wilmot Pass, stopping along the way to experience some of Fiordland's densest rainforest and to view the colourful alpine moss gardens.

On reaching Deep Cove, you will board our spacious catamaran for a three hour cruise that takes in the most dramatic scenery of doubtful sound. Our skippers provide a detailed commentary and point out highlights.

Keep a look out for wildlife as bottlenose dolphins frequently come alongside our vessel, fur seals bask on the rocks around the fiord and rare penguins can at times be observed.

For further information, prices and online reservations
Milford Sound Day Excursion - Duration: 8 Hours

Be mesmerized by the World Heritage listed Fiordland National Park and Milford Sound on this full-day tour from Te Anau.

Depart Te Anau, the "Gateway to Fiordland" and enter the Fiordland National Park, to be mesmerized by the grandeur of this region.

As you pass through the Eglington Valley, you will see ancient alpine beech forest, stunning waterfalls, and the famous Mirror Lakes where the coach pauses for photo opportunities.

For further information, prices and online reservations
Milford Mariner Overnight Cruise - Duration: 2 Days/1 Night

An overnight cruise amidst spectacular Milford Sound, is a once in a lifetime experience. While on board the Milford Mariner you will cruise the full length of this spectacular fiord to the Tasman Sea before anchoring for the night in sheltered Harrison Cove.  The vessel explores many points of interest, with plenty of time available to view waterfalls, rain forest, mountains and wildlife with the experienced nature guide on board. The Milford Mariner offers you a very special dinner, bed and breakfast experience. With a nature guide at hand you can explore in the tender craft and kayaks or simply relax on deck. After the days activities, enjoy a delicious evening buffet in the spacious saloon before retiring to your private cabin. The Milford Mariner caters for visitors who enjoy comfort combined with activity. It has a spacious dinning saloon, observation lounge and large open deck areas for viewing the scenery of Milford Sound.

For further information, prices and online reservations
Doubtful Sound Overnight Cruise - Duration: 2 Days/1 Night

Experience the natural beauty of Doubtful Sound on an overnight cruise departing from Manapouri on New Zealand’s South Island. Cruise on a traditional three-mast sailing scow (flat-bottomed trading boat) along the pristine waters of the fiords, and see a vast array of wildlife including dolphins, seals and penguins in their natural habitats. Your Doubtful Sound overnight adventure begins with a short cruise across island-studded Lake Manapouri and a coach trip over Wilmot Pass. You'll then descend to Doubtful Sound to meet the crew and board the sailing scow awaiting you in Deep Cove. The sailing scow is purposely built for these waters and designed along the lines of a traditional sailing vessel, combining the charm of a bygone era with all the modern comforts, including spacious viewing decks, a dining saloon, fully licensed bar and an observation lounge. Cruise the full length of the fiord, weaving through hidden coves and waterways. Doubtful Sound is home to a vast array of natural flora and fauna. See bottlenose dolphins, fur seals and penguins in their natural habitats from the vessel’s large viewing decks and platforms. A specialist nature guide is on board to provide commentary and insight into the history of the region.

For further information, prices and online reservations
Milford Sound Day Excursion - Te Anau to Queenstown - Duration: 9.5hours

Discover Milford Sound on a full-day trip from Te Anau to Queenstown. Travel through the beautiful Fiordland National Park and be mesmerized by the grandeur of this region. Journey through the Southern Alps and along the picturesque Eglinton Valley and enjoy panoramic views of ancient alpine forest, stunning waterfalls and the famous Mirror Lakes. From here the tour travels through the Upper Hollyford Valley, past the stunning Christie Falls and enters the 1.2 kilometer (0.75 miles) long Homer Tunnel, drilled through the solid rock of a mountain. As you exit the Homer Tunnel, prepare yourself for the breathtaking impact of the Cleddau Valley and the descent into Milford Sound for your Milford Sound cruise. After your cruise, reboard your coach for the return journey to Te Anau and onto Queenstown, where you will be transferred to your hotel on arrival in Queenstown.

For further information, prices and online reservations