Very scenic - both the lake itself and the drive either side to get there. Well worth a visit.
I have seen this lake many times. All recent reviews commenting on the brilliant blue colour are not actually seeing the real colour which makes it famous. I recently drove past Lake Pukaki a couple weeks ago (early May) and due to the time of year, it is currently as blue as any normal clean lake would be, albeit much... More
Amazing, amazing, amazing: one of the most stunning places I have ever been. Beautiful turquoise coloured lake with spectacular views of Mount Cook sitting at the head of the lake. Everyone must see this
Stopped off just for some photos, beautiful, well worth the stop
Their is a lookout point North of Twizel that looks across Lake Pukaki towards Mount Cook. On a still clear day, the mirror image of the scene in the lake is a photographers dream. A fantastic sight at a fantstic site.
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