Fiordland National Park is home to what many consider New Zealand’s most stunning natural attraction – the breathtaking Milford Sound.
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Fiordland National Park
Te Anau Downs
Discover the unspoilt and remote wilderness of Doubtful Sound during this unique overnight cruise. Explore Doubtful Sound with an overnight cruise on board the Fiordland Navigator. . . . More . . .
Fiordland’s ten marine reserves border the Fiordland National Park and are a fantastic example of protected natural environments. Read the story . . .
Breathtaking views of Lake Te Anau Set amidst beautiful nature, Kingsgate Hotel Te Anau overlooks majestic mountains and lakes, and lets you discover the region’s . . . More . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
The ineffable scale and grandeur of this landscape has to be experienced to be believed. Read the story . . .
Discover the best holiday park in Te Anau - gateway to Fiordland - and one of the best in New Zealand. . . . More . . .
The bottom left-hand corner of our little country, South Westland, is a world-renowned UNESCO World Heritage area. Read the story . . .
Situated beside beautiful Lake Te Anau, Red Tussock Motel is an ideal base to explore the majestic beauty of the Fiordland area. . . . More . . .
Things to do
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 . . .
If Doubtful Sound is your destination, Manapouri Lakeview Motor Inn is the closest accommodation to the Doubtful Sound departure point. Our hotel has magnificent lake . . . More . . .
Do what the locals do in Southland. Read the story . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .