One of New Zealand's Great Walks, hike the Milford Track to Giants Gate Waterfall taking in river and rainforest views on this special day hike


Departing from Sandfly Point at Milford Sound, hike through lush rainforest to the Giant Gates waterfall, on this spectacular day hike on the acclaimed Milford Track. Following the cascading Arthur River past Lake Ada, you’ll discover a rich forest ecosystem and glimpses of Milford Sound before reaching the impressive site of the waterfall, which is best viewed from the swing bridge spanning the river. Guests enjoy lunch on the Milford Track on this guided half-day hike, which can be enjoyed privately or as a small group.



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