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Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is an absolutely fantastic place to visit while in NZ. No words can aptly describe its beauty!! We were fortunate that the weather was excellent and the sky was clear! The bonus was that we had a very patient and friendly driver

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mathewquartet
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The lake and surrounding area is beautiful. So clean and inviting. It was a bit chilly swimming but was worth the dip!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank J5063ZZstevenh
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a nice to do and not a must do. A pretty fjord that is nice to see in good whether. Part of a trip to the caves. However, Milford Sound and Doubtful Sound are nicer.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank poltor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a large lake,in a small Rocky town, surrounded by snow covered mountains. The town has brick walkway. We had a pitstop in the town , situated Midway to Milford sound from Queenstown,had nice coffee.The lake The Anau has awesome view surrounded by snowclad...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jyotsna907
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can enjoy the lake view around Te Anau downtown, and fiords view when taking lake cruise in the second largest lakes in New Zealand. Take a walk along the lakeside or enjoy the lake cruise included glowworm tour. It's amazing to spend an afternoon/morning...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BornToExperience
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place with lots of people enjoying the lake and its shores, picturesque place with its must photograph tree a bit of a hike away.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Molzmum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of lakes next to walk side, good to walk around it, and cool off during the day, close to the center.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dewi A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a blast in TeAnau!!! Such a beautiful place to explore! The hiking was amazing! Had a FUN afternoon with Abby & Chris from Fiordland Jetboat! Cruising on the lake at high speeds and doing 360s was exciting. We also got to see the stunning...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tdpaotravler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lake at Te Anua is a large expanse of crystal clear water. There are a couple of jettys where the pleasure boats and sea plane moor up. The lake sits right on the edge of the town centre so you can easily spend time...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank nicolae335
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at a lodge overlooking Lake Te Anau for three nights. During that time we saw a wide range of weather over the lake. Beautiful! It is not a busy lake. On a couple of occasions we found ourselves in the town at the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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7 February 2016|
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Response from 14noelb | Reviewed this property |
Personally i would concentrate on the Milford Sound .You won't be disapointed.