Very quiet compared to other lakes. Excellent views and everything within walking distance. Bring a camera and enjoy
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A rather quiet place, there's more camping folks haul their own boat, in general there's no sport's activities I can see like kayaking, jet boats, etc. There was one jet ski seen though. A great place to relax, sit by the beach and drink your...More
At first we were underwhelmed by Lake Tekapo given all the hype, but at sunset it was glorious with the reflections of the mountains in the water going from gold to dusty pink. There’s a nice little bridge you can walk over and the town...More
Our initial impression of Lake Tekapo at noon was a bit underwhelming, but later in the day - and then at sunset - it was spectacular. The slanting light playing on the distant mountains as the sun set was beautiful. Fortunately we had clear weather...More
We stopped briefly at the Astro cafe on our way from Mt Cook to Christchurch and caught a lovely view of LakeTekapo from there. It's an incredible blue.