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Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a very beautiful lake with a wonderful track all the way around it. It's a focal point for the town, and there are countless activities that surround it as well!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here for the first time. Beautiful unspoiled location Really relaxing and amazing scenery everywhere

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank R482MSdebbies
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake Te Anau was our pit stop during our visit to Milford Sound. It was very relaxing to the eyes, we enjoyed the scenic beauty, view was amazing!! There are good coffee joints around , so in case you are driving to Milford , do...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took a coach leaving Queenstown to Milford Sound by 7:40am. The coach arrived town Te Anau after one and half hours of driving. The town was beside Lake Te Anau and we took a break here for sight seeing and relaxation.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wilfred P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It offers different views with the ever changing weather that occurs in the Fiordland. From the rolling morning mist, heavy clouds hanging over the mountains or glorious sunshine on a clear blue day. It is a beautiful picturesque lake. Lovely to walk around and take...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brizzexplorer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The setting is unreal, there is a background of snow dusted mountains and the two compliment each other superlatively. The calm and serene is mystical and makes you admire the view - you would never get tired of.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PunitM_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are staying at Te Anau, you can't miss the vast expanse of the lake. Its beautiful giving some idea of the Firord land. While travelling to Milford Sound, you can go quite closer to the waters

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rishikesh_Pravasi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

standing on the edge of the lake you think the water is colored artificially somehow. the mountains around make it even more stunning with the reflections at certain times of the day

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank paynefl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little town with a great lake, however there wasn't much to do in the town and is simply a great stopover when heading to Milford sound for example.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bhavicp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely lak& even a seaplane if you're feeling flush!e with amazing backdrop of mountains, some great boat trips available

Date of experience: February 2018
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Response from 14noelb | Reviewed this property |
Personally i would concentrate on the Milford Sound .You won't be disapointed.