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Address: Eastern Fiordland, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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Fiordland Adventure Day Trip

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Three Days with all Types of Weather

We spent three days and two nights on the Kepler Track and totally enjoyed it! The track is quite tough if you have never really hiked before but it is totally possible to do... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Karlsruhe, Germany
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Karlsruhe, Germany
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent three days and two nights on the Kepler Track and totally enjoyed it! The track is quite tough if you have never really hiked before but it is totally possible to do it! The rangers in the huts were amazing and told us so much about the National Park and the flora and fauna, we've seen wildlife, have... More 

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Minsk, Belarus
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Is a good track for 60 km (3-4 days) . Worth it! you might face the sun, and rain, and wind. befor booking - read a lot about it. It might be hard. Campsites are with ranger. He checks tickets. We totally dislike huts. Too busy, too dark, too uncosy. Be carefull with the cave! There is no rope. we... More 

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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166 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

We made our reservations for this track 8 months in advance (Milford Track was already unavailable for the dates we wanted in January). I was really pleased with the track in terms of difficulty, facilities, and of course the great travelers you meet along the way! The track is a 60 KM loop. When they say you can experience all... More 

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Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We parked at the Kepler car park and walked from there to Brod Bay for a day hike. Long, flat forest trail that hugs the lakeshore but within the trees - filled with soft moss in the dappled sunlight, all sorts of mushrooms and loud birdsong. Felt like I was walking in the world of Princess Mononoke, magical! Cool to... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Due to time , we got a helicopter ride to Luxmore Hut. We were able to hike down the ridge into the forest and onto Brod Bay ( pack your insect repellent for the beach, otherwise you are free lunch for the local sandflies ) The views over lake Te Anau and Manapouri are stunning, and the hike down to... More 

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Avila, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

If you like adventure and breathtaking landscapes, this is your plan, definitely. Take your time and enjoy.

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Cromwell, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

A great walk for fine weather. Very exposed on day two. A great mix of bush and alpine. the huts are very comfortable.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Even if you don't have time to cover the whole track (takes a few days) there is still an opportunity to enjoy a small chunk of this gorgeous trail. We did the Rainbow Ridge hike - took a couple hours return. The trail is in great condition except for one detour early on where some erosion is preventing crossing a... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

I really wanted to do the whole Kepler track, but unfortunately, the weather forecast is what is is in may... Anyway, me and my travelmatez decided to do a quick version of it, so that we could say "yes, we were there", and managed to go to Luxmore hut and back to car park in 6hrs, yes, 28 km... well,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Walked for a whole day from each of the alternate ends of the Kepler. Great walks up and then back down. A lot easier obviously with day packs. From the Te Anua lake it was quite a hike up hill - but achievable if you take your time.

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