Fiordland National Park, covers almost the entire south western quadrant of the South Island, has spectacular ice-carved fiords, lakes and valleys, rugged granite tops and pristine mountain to sea vistas.
Today is a long 325 km drive from Cromwell through Queenstown, into Gelnorchy then back out to Te Anau.
Rob Roy Glacial Trail in the Mount Aspiring National Park is about an hour drive west from Wanaka to the trail head.
Leaving Haast, we headed into the territory of Mount Aspiring National Park. An 134km drive to Wanaka and plenty to see along the way.
Today we drove from Hokitika to Haast by way of Hokitika Gorge, a total distance of about 340km.
There are so much to see on the West Coast. We could spend the entire trip just on the Northern West Coast.
With three national parks, visitor can enjoy everything from golden beaches to high mountain peaks in Nelson/Tasman.
The rolling hills, the lush greens and the gem like waters, New Zealand is just like the Middle Earth depicted in The Lord of Rings and The Hobbits.
Kia ora! Hello, New Zealand!
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