When you are looking to plan a trip in and around New Zealand, you must include Milford Sound in your itinerary as it is one of the stunning natural attractions in this part of the world. Milford Sound is strategically located within a remote section of South Island. It is actually placed within the Fiordland National Park that is located in the southwest of corner of the South Island. The Fiordland National Park is actually a part of the Te Wahipounamu which is a major UNESCO World Heritage site. The Milford Sound is widely considered to be the most important attraction of the Fiordland National Park.
Te Anau to Milford sound is minimum two hours drive. Make sure to check for road condition before leaving for the trip to Milford sound.