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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
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We a group of six friends happened to cross Te Wahipounamu ( Means The Place of Green Stones)which is southwest of New Zealands World Heritage Area. It is one of the greatest wilderness area of Southern Hemisphere with snow capped mountains, rivers, deep lakes and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 3 days in and near Fiordland National Park in early May. We did a one day guided tour from Te Anau to Milford Sound together with a two hour cruise on Milford Sound. We only saw a small part of the National Park...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited the Fiords on a Celebrity cruise. Luckily we had a nice sunny day, not too windy, so we could spend a lot of time outdoors. Simply breathtaking sailing through the cliffs with the glaciers and the snow on the mountaintops. If I ever...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

We had a wonderful tour of Doubtful Sound with Real Journeys. Went out overnight on a boat. Comfortable and beautiful.

Thank Chrisann S
Reviewed June 10, 2018

South Island is amazing and the incredible sights within the Park go on and on. Including within this our visits to Milford Sound and Doubtful Sound. Highly recommend staying in Te Anau to cut down on travel, instead of doing day trips from Queenstown.

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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Just loved it with the Real tours.The commentary was excellent.The mirror lakes,the waterfalls and the seals were the highlights.

Thank Aloke P
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

The road from Te Anau to Milford Sound runs through Fiordland National Park. Give yourself plenty of time to drive to Milford Sound because the walking trails in the park are amazing. You can walk along a boardwalk and see roaring water and waterfalls. On...More

2  Thank patty1021
Reviewed May 18, 2018

The visitor centre is worth a quick visit if you need helpful advice about this incredible area. The staff were very friendly and helpful and there is a lot of great brochures and local history to read about there.

Thank Chris K
Reviewed May 13, 2018

The best part of my south island travel. The national park is huge. You can do multi day hiking, a day hiking, or river or lake boat tour, camping and many more.

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Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

I thought you had to go to Europe to see this kind of landscape. Not so, it’s well worth the trip. Lots of different options to consider, well worth the trip while in NEW Zealand.

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Judy L
July 14, 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.
October 11, 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
August 14, 2016|
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Response from Spuddler | Reviewed this property |
By road it is at least 4 1/2 hours from Queenstown. Getting there depends on where you are staying and if you want to stay in the area at all. Te Anau is on the border of Firdland National Park has lots of places to stay and... More