Milford Sound Lodge Blog

We’re fortunate to live and work in one of the most awesome places in New Zealand. Helping visitors get the most out of their time in Milford Sound and Fiordland is something we’re incredibly passionate about. Our blog aims to do just that – by sharing our knowledge of Milford and the awesome ways there are to enjoy it, we hope to help you create a deeper connection with this World Heritage destination when you visit. Enjoy!

Best places to eat in NZ
Our top picks for the best places to eat in NZ

Along with a sense of adventure, don’t forget to pack in your appetite when visiting New Zealand. Our country is choca-block with eateries that pay homage to our world-famous produce. Here are our picks of best places to eat in NZ.

Places near Milford Sound
Best places near Milford Sound to watch the sunrise

Someone once said that “perfect happiness is a beautiful sunrise,” and we’re inclined to agree. Once you’ve seen the sun rise on a new day in one of these beautiful spots near Milford Sound you’ll know that happiness most definitely comes in beautiful shades of yellow, red and orange.

Milford Sound in summer
Milford Sound through the seasons

Here’s what you can expect in Milford Sound through the seasons. Don’t ask us to pick favourites as we love the rusty shades of autumn as much as the cute seal pups that are commonly seen in spring.