Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

Milford Sound, South Island, New Zealand. The fjord is a favorite tourist destination in New Zealand and owns a legendary appraisal by Rudyard Kipling, who called it the eighth Wonder of the World.

The fjord has two waterfalls – Lady Bowen Falls and Stirling Falls, accompanied by the hundreds of temporary falls after a heavy rain. Well developed tourism provides with the best service and tours to this magnificent place.

Why to go there?

Number one site in gorgeous New Zealand. Scenic, Nature or overnight cruises are offered, as well as canoeing in Milford Sound.

When to go there?

Be prepared to visit the wettest area in New Zealand. The rain forms many waterfalls, that plunge from the steep fjords and create the breathtaking views.

How to get there?

295km from Queenstown, 121km from Te Anau – many buses go to the Milford Sound. The road passes picturesque places: glaciers, rainforests and mountains.

Read more: Milford Sound, Real Journeys New Zealand

Lead photo by Tiffany Zau

Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

Photo by David Capellari

Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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Milford Sound – the Eighth Wonder of the World in New Zealand

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