A&K in the Know: Milford Sound, New Zealand

March 2017

A trip to New Zealand’s South Island is the perfect holiday; the true Antipode, set like a remote emerald jewel in the blue waters of the southwest Pacific. Renowned for its landscape of snow-capped mountains, glacial lakes and waters, New Zealand’s South Island is perfect for those seeking adventure.

Make this year your year to discover the unknown and enjoy a once in a lifetime experience to see New Zealand’s Milford Sound - a majestic fiord described by author Rudyard Kipling as the ‘eighth wonder of the world’ that was carved by glaciers during the ice ages. Explore New Zealand’s most stunning natural attraction and discover the natural beauty of this pristine scenic destination!

When is the best time to travel?
Milford Sound is breathtaking in any weather. 

Embark on a range of outdoor activities including farm tours, guided fishing, jet-boating, mountain-biking or heli-adventures! 

Visit Gibbston Valley Winery, one of the pioneering establishments of the Central Otago wine industry.

Things to see and do
Enjoy scenic highlights such as Milford Sound, Mitre Peak and Pembroke Glacier.

Recommended Accommodation: 
Minaret Station is one of New Zealand’s premier alpine experiences. Set at the head of a picturesque glacial valley nestled in the beautiful, untouched landscape of the Southern Alps, Minaret Station offers high-country luxury and hospitality.

To see New Zealand’s most stunning natural attraction please visit Alpine Luxury Adventure in New Zealand.