Fiordland National Park: the eighth wonder

Fiordland National Park is home to what many consider New Zealand’s most stunning natural attraction – the breathtaking Milford Sound.


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Milford Sound Overnight Cruises - Real Journeys Visit website

An overnight cruise exploring the magnificent Milford Sound is a unique dinner, bed and breakfast experience With our nature guide and friendly crew, you will . . . More . . . 

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Natural attractions

Fiordland Marine Reserves

Fiordland’s ten marine reserves border the Fiordland National Park and are a fantastic example of protected natural environments. Read the story . . . 

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Red Tussock Motel Visit website

Situated beside beautiful Lake Te Anau, Red Tussock Motel is an ideal base to explore the majestic beauty of the Fiordland area. . . . More . . . 

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Activities

Doubtful Sound: powerful serenity

The most obviously dubious aspect of Doubtful Sound is its name because as everyone knows, it’s actually a fiord, carved from the mountains by the action of a glacier long since gone the way of a Fruju in high summer.  Read the story . . . 

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Edgewater Te Anau Motel Visit website

Free WiFi internet to all rooms All rooms are self contained including kitchenette, bathroom and linens and towels. Friendly family operated Motel Sheltered motel located . . . More . . . 

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Hollyford Valley: not your average walk

While less popular than the nearby Milford and Routeburn tracks, Hollyford Valley is nonetheless one of the South Island’s great tramping experiences. Read the story . . . 

Birchwood Cottages Visit website

Two separate self-contained units feature modern styling and are private. Both are fully furnished, and include a queen bedroom with ensuite, open plan lounge and . . . More . . . 

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South Westland: a wonder of the world

The bottom left-hand corner of our little country, South Westland, is a world-renowned UNESCO World Heritage area. Read the story . . . 

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Lakefront Lodge Te Anau Visit website

Excellent location situated close to the spectacular shores of Lake Te Anau. 2-min lakefront walk to restaurants and Town Centre. 13 ground-floor soundproof units comprising . . . More . . . 

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Off-the-beaten-track day walks

Explore hidden walking gems that require only a map, some sturdy footwear and a strong desire to get out there and explore.  Read the story . . . 

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Parklands Motel Visit website

Welcome to Parklands Motel in Te Anau, with views of the local park and the mountains. We are only a 300m walk to the town . . . More . . . 

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Milford Sound Day & Overnight Cruises Visit website

Real Journeys has an excellent range of daytime and overnight cruises in Milford Sound. Each cruise offers you a relaxing opportunity explore the magnificent scenery . . . More . . . 

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Our marine reserves: treasures under the sea

In essence, the very simple overriding edict for a marine reserve is no take. Nothing may be removed: not fish, not seaweed, not stones, not feathers or shells off the beach. Read the story . . . 

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Alpine View Motel Visit website

Alpine View Motel is situated in a quiet location 100m from the lakefront of Te Anau.The shopping centre, restaurants, movie theatre and sports stadium are . . . More . . . 

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Road trips

Southern Scenic Route: Queenstown to Dunedin

If you get as far as Te Anau, it’d be rude not to keep going, don't you reckon, and explore the deep south.  Read the story . . . 

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