Queen Mary 2 the biggest ship to sail Milford Sound

The Queen Mary 2 sailed the waters of Milford Sound on March 16.
The Queen Mary 2 sailed the waters of Milford Sound on March 16. James Morgan / Cunard

CUNARD'S magnificent flagship Queen Mary 2 made history on Saturday, becoming the largest ship to visit Milford Sound in New Zealand's stunning World Heritage-listed Fiordland National Park.

Measuring 345 metres long and reaching 62 metres above the water, the 151,400-tonne liner cruised the waters of Milford Sound as part of her maiden circumnavigation of New Zealand.  

Queen Mary 2 is carrying more than 2500 guests on her 12-day journey around New Zealand which ended in Sydney on Tuesday.

Queen Mary 2 remains the biggest ship to sail to New Zealand.


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