BBQ Bus - Milford Sound Milford Sound Day Tour

Join the BBQ Bus for a unique interactive small group experience to Milford Sound that includes a delicious Kiwi-style BBQ lunch, your Milford Sound boat cruise, and our enthusiastic and engaging driver guide. Our small modern coaches allow access to a wide range of areas for photo opportunities.

Sit back and relax in our comfortable, modern coach and take in the experience. The beauty of this trip to Milford Sound is that around every corner is another example of New Zealand's breathtaking natural beauty. With our smaller coaches, we are able to access a wide range of areas for photo opportunities, as well as stop in our unique secluded locations within the National Park for our delicious BBQ Lunch.

While we prepare your tasty lunch, take a short walk and breathe in the fresh alpine air or simply relax and unwind amidst Fiordland National Parks world famous setting.

In Milford Sound we link up with a spectacular scenic cruise operated by Cruise Milford, where the wonders of the area will unfold. This cruise showcases not only the unforgettable scenery of Milford Sound, but also provides an opportunity to see some of the areas most fascinating and beautiful wildlife including dolphins, New Zealand fur seals, Fiordland Crested penguins, and even whales. The smaller boat and off-peak sail time provides a less crowded, more enjoyable cruise for everyone.

Between May and October the BBQ lunch is served on the boat, where people can get out of the cold weather and stay warm and dry.

If you are looking for an all inclusive, true Kiwi experience of Milford Sound - You can't go wrong with the Milford Sound BBQ Bus!

NEW PRODUCT! Summer Early Bird Tours (November - April)

Get the most of your day with this great BBQ Bus tour departing Queenstown on an earlier schedule and getting you back in time to relax before dinner! (BBQ lunch is served on board the scenic cruise)

Departing Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

  • Queenstown: 5:40am - 17:30pm

Summer (November – April)

BBQ lunch and scenic cruise included

Departing every day

(except 25 December, Christmas day).

  • Queenstown 7:20am - 21:00pm

Winter (May - October)

BBQ lunch on the scenic cruise boat

Departing on every day

  • Queenstown 6:50am - 19:00pm

Pick up and drop off from most accommodation outlets in Queenstown available.

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$195 – $670NZD

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Price Information

Tours departing from Queenstown start from NZ$235 for adults and NZ$115 for children/infants (0-14)

As of 01/05/2019 prices will be NZ$250/adult and NZ$125/child

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri 7:00AM – 9:00PM
Saturday 7:00AM – 9:00PM
Sunday 7:00AM – 9:00PM

Months of Operation

  • Jan - May, Jul - Dec

Holiday Hours

  • Christmas Day: CLOSED

Duration Hours

  • 14


  • Our bus will pick passengers up from many Queenstown accommodation outlets.


  • Capacity: 16
  • Our small buses are available for exclusive hire with a minimum price of 10 seats. We can provide an exclusive and intimate experience to Milford Sound, or alternatively we can craft an itinerary to your needs.
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Facilities and Features

  • Air Conditioning

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