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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's an impressive scenic route with gorgeous views. Take your time for a stop over at the scenic lookout. It's stunning photo opportunity even late in the evening when the colours changing by the sunsets.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GreatDays_NewZealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is amazing with unreal views. This place looks deserted but offers great view. There is a very nice view point which is high from car park area. You should definitely stop here if you are driving though this route.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ManvirSingh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove by Lindis Pass viewpoint from Cromwell towards Lake Pukaki. As soon as we were driving through the viewpoint, we can see the entire landscape and it is beautiful. I made a U-turn back to the viewpoint so that we could take more photos...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fadzillah A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Take your time to enjoy, the whole road takes about 20 mins to travel, it is curvy at parts and also since it is nearly the hilly cliff at some points, there is risk of rolling rocks from the cliff. It is also at beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ChristopherTraveller
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Stopped doing Queenstown-Christchurch. Regretted not climbing the summit on the way down so did it on a fairly sunny day with a low wind and was really worth the trek to the summits, climb the hill and walk along the ridge. Took 45 minutes but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

The scenery on the Lindis Pass was completely unlike the rest of the South Island! Nice in its own way though!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Travelled the Lindis Pass between Cromwell and Omarama. Stopped near the summit to take in the scenery, which was absolutely stunning. Central Otago at is best. Not to be missed.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Daydream37995008240
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Drove through on the way to Queenstown. Sun was out and it was a lovely day to drive. Stunning scenery, would like to see it in winter, when the snow is around.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JohnK269
Reviewed 15 October 2018

While driving along State Highway 8 between Omarama and Wanaka, you will enter the Lindis Pass, where the highway climbs as it weaves through beautiful landscape. Eventually, you will find the Lindis Pass Viewpoint. This is a good pullover spot. There is a 200 metre...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

As I was biking around the South Island, it was a huff and puff all the way to the top, but the breathtaking views from the top made it worth all the sweat. The ride down on the other side was a breeze.

Date of experience: March 2018
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