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“Lovely place” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Lake Te Anau

Lake Te Anau
Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
“Lovely place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

There is lots to see here in New Zealand but this really is worth a visit, views are stunning, words really cannot do the scenery justice. We spent a day here wished we had been here another.

Visited March 2013
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Darlington, United Kingdom
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“Not to miss”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

A wonderful small town on the edge of Lake Te Anau, surrounded by high mountains and very welcoming. The lake is a sight to behold and the town has all kinds of little shops selling fabulous food and mementoes but not too comercialised. If you are heading for Milford Sound do stop and have a couple of nights at Lake Te Anau - you wont regret it.

Visited January 2013
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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“beautiful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

this is a gorgeous place. try the 7 seater bike we had so much fun on it. we laughed the whole time we were on it.

Visited February 2013
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Guildford
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“Excellent”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Te Anau and Lake Te Anua are a must-see. The hand built church on the water's edge, the lake itself, it is all quite magical and well worth a visit.

Visited April 2012
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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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“Tranquility at its best”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

Lake Te Anau was a beautiful & tranquil respite from our busy itinerary. There are many places to sit & enjoy the views. Reading a book on a bench by the beach was the perfect way to end the day.

Visited December 2012
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