Best Things To Do in Tekapo, New Zealand

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Tekapo, New Zealand

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  1. # 1 of 10 Things To Do in Tekapo | Added 8 times in trip plans
    Cowans Hill Observatory

    Tags: Observatory

    Address: State Highway 8, Tekapo 7999, New Zealand

    If the sky is what fascinates you the most and if you always wish to take a closer look of the planets and stars to satisfy your curious self, you will obviously be happy to pay a visit to the Cowans ...Read more

  2. # 2 of 10 Things To Do in Tekapo | Added 4 times in trip plans
    Roundhill

    Tags: Skiing

    Address: Tekapo 7999, New Zealand

    The Roundhill Ski Area is a fabulous ski field that offers magnificent views of Aoraki Mt Cook, Lake Tekapo, the Southern Alps and upon visiting, you would get the chance to snowboard or ski amidst th...Read more

  3. # 3 of 10 Things To Do in Tekapo | Added 8 times in trip plans
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    Address: Tekapo 7999, New Zealand

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Alastair Cox

    This is a great place to visit for a number of reasons. And I'm talking about in the day, not the night as we didn't visit in the dark. 1) the walk from the car park (the path starts to the left of t...

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  4. # 4 of 10 Things To Do in Tekapo | Added 578 times in trip plans
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    Address: Canterbury 7999, New Zealand

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    Peter Kolejak

    Very easily reachable and views are great (if weather is in good mood). Good spot for photography as Tasman Valley is in front of you while Tasman Glacier is just behind your back.

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  5. # 5 of 10 Things To Do in Tekapo | Added 12 times in trip plans
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    Address: Unnamed Road, Tekapo 7999, New Zealand

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    Murray Schist

    Lovely peaceful location with great views

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  6. # 6 of 10 Things To Do in Tekapo | Added 4 times in trip plans
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    Address: 157 Lake Alexandrina Rd, Tekapo 7999, New Zealand

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    Edmund Choi

    The lake itself was pretty meh, considering it’s beside the famous Lake Tekapo with better views, but the route towards Lake Alexandrina was filled with fantastic views!

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  7. # 7 of 10 Things To Do in Tekapo | Added 93 times in trip plans
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    Address: 422 Godley Peaks Rd, Tekapo 7999, New Zealand

    Google Reviews
    Alastair Cox

    This is a great place to visit for a number of reasons. And I'm talking about in the day, not the night as we didn't visit in the dark. 1) the walk from the car park (the path starts to the left of t...

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  8. # 8 of 10 Things To Do in Tekapo | Added 7 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Airport

    Address: Tekapo 7999, New Zealand

  9. # 9 of 10 Things To Do in Tekapo | Added 19 times in trip plans
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    Address: Lake Alexandrina S Rd, Tekapo 7999, New Zealand