Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area, South Island

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Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area is located in South Island. To visit Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area and get the most from your holiday in Lake Tekapo, create itinerary details personal to you using our Lake Tekapo online road trip planner .
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  • September 7, 2017
    We had no idea about this place, but we were driving from Christchurch to Franz Josef. We decided to stop because there seemed to be interesting rock formations in the distance. Wow, what an understat...  more »
  • July 11, 2017
    Our Tranz Alpine train having been cancelled because of damage to trestles, we had to drive from Greymouth to Christchurch. This was a blessing in disguise as we were able to stop and explore sites wh...  more »
  • March 7, 2017
    We stopped by when we were going to Greymouth from Christchurch. It is an awesome site with limestone formation. It makes me feel like we are going back to the stone age. Takes about 10 minute walk to...  more »

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