Milford Sound Tour

road to Milford Sound

Milford Sound AND the drive to get there was a great way to end our trip to New Zealand.  Our day tour to Milford Sound with Real Journeys started with a three-hour bus ride. That was an amazing trip in itself. Lots of mountains, valleys, rivers, and one really long tunnel that’s one way at … Read more

Doubtful Sound Tour

Doubtful Sound

We researched whether to do Doubtful Sound or Milford Sound and in the end, we did both. They are each majestic in their own way.  Our tour with Real Journeys started at 7:00 AM. We had a 20-minute bus ride to our first stop, where we got on a boat to take a 45-minute ride … Read more

Te Anau and Queenstown

Lake Te Anau

Te Anau and Queenstown are both gateway communities to Fiordland. Te Anau is smaller and quieter, and closer to Doubtful and Milford Sounds; Queenstown is larger, busier, and has other adventure activities.  Day 1: Dunedin to Te Anau Our bus wasn’t until 2:00 pm, so we did some souvenir shopping and bought possum fur socks. … Read more