Otira Viaduct Lookout, Arthur's Pass National Park

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  • This is a nice lookout to see the viaduct and we did see one Kea there which was nice but if you are specifically looking to see Kea's we went to the Arthur's pass Cafe and Store down the road and we ...  more »
  • Only a few kea while we were there this time but well worth the pull of onto the side of the road. Do it!  more »
  • It's an easy lookout to stop at on the drive. The valley and river are quite striking and the viaduct is impressive, but it's also good to see the remains of the old road on the right going over a ste...  more »
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  • Good place to stop after negotiating the windy road. Great view of the viaduct and valley and usually a few keas hanging around looking for photo opportunities
  • We met a couple of Kea here. Be careful with these birds, they are rare and precious. Absolutely lovely. The Viaduct is nice - birds cooler.
  • Worth the drive! Keas come up really close for great photos
  • Amazing view and always see Kea birds
  • Visited in April 2016, it was drizzling when we drove here. No other visitors, no sign of Kea (damn, really disappointed). But the view is really magnificent, it just makes you feel so tiny to stand in front of the divide of great mountains. Be careful with the traffic around, steep road and zigzagging road.

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