Dip your toes in the splendours of the Eighth Wonder of the World with a private day cruise aboard the Fiordland Jewel.
Rise above the crowds and soak in the breathtaking glacial valleys from on high as you helicopter direct to the Fiordland Jewel’s onboard helipad for your private day cruise.
Or board the Fiordland Jewel from the main wharf.
Our boutique catamaran was designed especially for Fiordland adventures, with full enjoyment of the incredible scenery in mind. While you relax onboard and enjoy the scenery in comfort, our knowledgeable crew will point out wildlife such as seals, penguins and dolphins, which we may encounter whilst cruising Milford Sound/Piopiotahi.
Our onboard chef will prepare a delicious seafood lunch.
After experiencing this very special part of the world your helicopter will arrive to take you homeward or depart the Fiordland Jewel at the main wharf.
We cater for a romantic lunch for two, or for groups of up to 20 people for a seated lunch.
Sunday December 2, 2023 to Sunday April 7, 2024
Sunday November 3, 2024 to Monday April 21, 2025
Arrival and departure by helicopter
Duration ex Queenstown - 3.5 hours (approximately)
Arrive onboard 11.30am. Depart 2.00pm.
Our private lunch cruise is now also available from the Milford Sound Terminal Wharf
Cruise Duration - 1 hr 55 mins
Check in 12.15pm, board at 12.30pm. Depart 12.45pm. Arrival back at the wharf at 2.40pm.
The Fiordland Jewel is available for Exclusive Hire/Private Charter
Price on Application