Southern Discoveries


Premier New Zealand based company Southern Discoveries are the oldest and most well established tourism operator in Milford Sound. We have a full range of boats and cruises to suit every budget, timeframe and interest offering the most modern cruising experience with a fleet of 3 spacious catarmarans, a small monohull vessel for our popular Encounter Nature Cruise and the Milford Discovery which is available for private charter. Southern Discoveries have been cruising in Milford Sound for more than 50 years and also run the Milford Discovery Centre, New Zealand's only floating underwater observatory Milford Deep, kayaking trips out of Harrison Cove, Go Milford Coach and Cruise and the Blue Duck Café and Bar in Milford Sound. We're committed to helping people discover the awe-inspiring and breathtaking sights of Milford Sound, a place author and poet Rudyard Kipling called the eighth wonder of the world, but we simply call 'home'. Southern Discoveries are hugely committed to preservation and protection of the fiords flora, fauna and wildlife through the Sinbad Sanctuary Project. In Queenstown, we offer 90 minute cruises on Lake Wakatipu and private charters on the Queenstown Discovery. We also have a 50% shareholding in Queenstown's KJet (recently rebranded from Kawarau Jet). - See more at:


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