Soak up the magnificent scenery of the Milford Track on a one-day guided walk from Te Anau. Often described as one of the finest walks in the world, the Milford Track is a four day trip through the Fiordland National Park. This one-day option is a great choice if you don't have time to walk the entire Milford Track. On this day trip from Te Anau, you'll walk the first section of the Milford Track. Your nature guide will lead you on a leisurely walk through ancient beech forest and grassy flats. The walk is suitable for walkers of all ages and fitness levels, perfect for those with limited time who want to get a taste of the world famous Milford Track.
- Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
- Lunch included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Small group ensures personal service
Join your guide in Te Anau. Take a short trip by coach to Te Anau Downs. Cruise by catamaran to the head of the lake and the start of the Mlford track.
Follow the Clinton River for a short way, cross a swing bridge and then on through ancient beech forest to the Clinton Hikers Hut. A delicious picnic lunch and hot drinks will be served beside a mountain stream or at the Hut.
Your nature guide will point out the interesting human and natural history of the track along the way and there is plenty of time for you to relax, take photos and view the bird life. Traveling with a small group, a maximum of 12 people per guide, allows for an intimate and unique experience.
Walking is easy and unhurried and there are no big hills. 4-5 hour leisurely walk on a gentle gradient (9-11kms return).
Return to Te Anau by catamaran and coach.
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Milford Track Guided Walking Tour
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Roundtrip catamaran
- 4.5-hour leisure walk
- Local nature guide
- Picnic lunch
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
- Minimum age is 10 years
- Maximum 12 people per tour
- Not wheelchair accessible
If you cancel between 10 and 29 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 9 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Reviewed by: HUGH H, United Kingdom, January 2013
Although it rained (as apparantly it does most days) the tour was great. Very professionally run tour. Great lunch and wonderful surroundings. Who could ask for anything more.
Reviewed by: Lorraine V, January 2013
Great day out. Will the guide was very knowledgeable about all the fauna and flora on the track.
Very amiable and likeable.
Whole trip was excellent.