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Address: Mt. Cook Road, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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10-Minute Glacier Ski Plane Tour from Mount Cook
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20-Minute Glacier Ski Plane Tour from Mount Cook
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35-Minute Valley and Glacier Helicopter Tour from Mount Cook

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Amazing Day trip a MUST...

We were very lucky and blessed to have picked the RIGHT day to visit Mt Cook National Park. It was breath taking and we took picture after picture after picture.. The mountains... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Waimate, New Zealand
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Waimate, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were very lucky and blessed to have picked the RIGHT day to visit Mt Cook National Park. It was breath taking and we took picture after picture after picture.. The mountains shone in the sunlight Picture perfect not a cloud in the sky day.. A must see id the information centre there and to get a back ground of... More 

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Brisbane Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The road in take some time but the scenery on the way is amazing. We took the short walk up to view the blue lakes and the glacier. Paths are clear and its and easy walk, even though it is very steep. great view when you at the top, well worth the visit.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so glad we had 2 nights in this stunning location. The weather wasn't fabulous, and so our "ski the Tasman" tour had been cancelled. We drove up there anyway as it was too late to cancel our accommodation. We are SO glad we went. Even after nearly two weeks of amazing NZ scenery, this was like the icing... More 

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Thank melscottmax
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. The scenery both day and night was amazing. Great walks to do. Even though they were going through a snow drought at the time.

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paphos gardens
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place. Was only here a few hours but lovely scenery and views. Wish I'd have stayed over night in one of the lodges as they looked great. Maybe next time.

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Kerikeri, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Photos just do this place justice! We cannot wait to go back and explore more. We just walked part of the Hooker Valley track and realised the weather was not going to cooperate. But it gave us enough of a taste that we know we need to really spend some quality time here.

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Thank mdaunheimer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

One feels so little in the presence of that many mountains. It really is a place to behold. You can never get tired of seeing the mt. And do catch the stars at night!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Beautiful, stunning, what others can I use? My two year old was asking where Elsa's castle was. Easy to drive to and easy to enjoy. Don't need todo any of the walks to enjoy it. Sticks out grandly.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

I just love this place in New Zealand! The landscape is just stunning - in winter or in summer! Best is to walk the hooker valley track, chuck some beers in the glacier lake, have lunch and then take the nice cold beers! One of my favourite places in the world!

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

If you are around/near Twizel or Lake Tekapu don't lose the opportunity to know Mt. Cook. The village is small and lovely.

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