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Fiordland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)

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Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
+64 27 245 9709
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Consists of numerous rivers, snow capped mountains and of course the gateway to the breathtaking Milford sound.

Thank hasanayn114
Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing scenery everywhere you look. Keep a lookout for local flora and fauna as you are mesmerised by the mountains and waterfalls

Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is well worth visiting to help you make the most of your stay in Fiordland. The staff are very helpful.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove through here on our way to Milford Sound and it is wonderful. Plenty of good viewpoints to take in the beauty and information boards were very good.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A World Heritage site, Fiordland National Park it is one of the largest wildernesses in the Southern Hemisphere. We only had time to catch a brief glimpse as we sailed through on our cruise. Standing on our balcony on the 16th deck, the glacier-carved sheer...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a bus excursion into Fjordland National Park to see Milford Sound from Te Anau. It was a beautiful blue sky day and the trip was wonderful. The Park has several excursions to choose from leaving from both Te Anau and Queenstown, No matter...More

Thank ahuihao
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's easy to see why a number of movies have been filmed in the Fiordland National Park. The sheer size of the mountains and waterfalls is amazing. For example, Bowen Falls is three times the size of Niagara Falls! We visited The Chasm and enjoyed...More

Thank TahleaP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wish we would've had more time in Fiordland, but even just driving through and stopping at the scenic points along the way is wonderful!!

Thank Katelyn K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just at the end of the Main Street in Te Anau, you turn left and walk a little distance along the water and arrive at the park. There is a walk along the lake. A good part of it is protected from the elements. So,...More

Thank Mishka01
Reviewed 8 October 2018

As with most National Parks, the scenery is spectacular. Good for hikers and photographers. Enjoyed walking around.

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Response from SojanIpe | Reviewed this property |
All roads in New Zealand are in excellent condition. Driving is a pleasure there and road rules are observed by all. Check the winter condition when some roads are blocked. We were there during March and had no problems... More
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15 July 2018|
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Response from LibbyH1 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in Queenstown which a few hours away and drive there for the day.
11 October 2016|
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Response from Barbara G | Reviewed this property |
We found Te Anu a great place to stay, plenty of dinner options and cheaper accommodation. We travelled by car from Te Anu to Milford at 6.30am to miss all the coaches and there was plenty of parking still available when we... More