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You will have to hug the West Bank of Lake Pukaki on the way to the Hooker Valley Track, and the views are stunning. This is actually the lake I love most, even better than Tekapo, Wanaka and Wakatipu due to the beautiful turquoise colour...More
Lake Pukaki... Tons of tourists, avoid if possible. BUT!! On a good day, the waters will be a bed of turquoise, and that is a sight to behold. The small salmon house serves amazingly fresh salmon! Depending on your luck for the $39 platter, you...More
A good stopover on the way from Tekapo to Wanaka (its closer to Tekapo). Too bad it was raining badly when we drove pass here (so we could not see Mt Cook and it was just freezing cold) but nothing could stop us from having...More
This lake has lots of spots to park your motorhome for the night.. The views are amazing..and the mini pine forest is full of little fluffy rabbits and lovely bird life for the kids... Although a bit of a struggle to get to the water...More
Lake Pukaki just takes my breath away every time we visit especially when it is on a perfect day.
We were lucky to score just one of those special Spring days. The views over the lake toward s Mt Cook were spectacular. We stopped at...More
We stopped at a couple of the lookout points on our drive to Mt Cook. The main lookout just before the Mt Cook turn off is simply spectacular. I’d say that Pukaki is even more special than Tekapo.
We were told by some locals that...More