Otira Viaduct Lookout, Arthur's Pass National Park

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  • It is well worth spending 15-20 minutes looking down at the Otira Viaduct and visualising the difficulties the old road caused when travelling between the East and West coasts. The viaduct is not spec...  more »
  • Stop for 5 min, there are excellent views and you'll have enough visit of two-three nyfikne birds such as the beggar, don't feed them.
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  • Otira viaduct is south of Otira, in-between Otira and Arthur's Pass summit. The viaduct was completed in 1999 and carries State Highway 73. It spans a stretch of unstable land, replaced dangerous sect...  more »
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  • An amazing place to look at stunning view. Well worth the drive. Would drive there anytime again. Such an amazing spot to enjoy mesmerizing views. If you are traveling via Auther's Pass, a spot never ever to miss.
  • Good view point! A bit windy, hold on to your hat!
  • Awesome lookouts ... watch out for kea.. they like to pose 😀😀
  • This lookout is the highlight of the journey. Beautiful views..
  • A beautiful spot with amazing 360 views. We also came across some Kea Parrots which are native to the South Island only!
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