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Mirror Lake, South Island
(4.6/5 based on 100 reviews on the web)
Get a double dose of the stunning natural beauty at Mirror Lake, where the natural brush, lush greenery, and snow-capped mountains reflect onto the crystal-clear water below. Surrounding the lake are a handful of walking trails varying in difficulty, where visitors can spot the diving ducks unique to the area and the bright blue lupine flowers in bloom. Enjoy this scenic vantage point from the comfort of the cozy cafe, with a warm drink in hand. Put Mirror Lake on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Lake Tekapo itinerary planner.
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  • Yet another scenic stop on way to Milford sound from Te Anau. It was very quiet out there and i really loved it. 5-10 mins of your time and treat yourself to serenity. You could literally sit and medi...  more »
  • I stopped by on the way to Milford Sound. Really beautiful look great Lake views. Signs that opposite characters on purpose. Reflected in the Lake and will be read normally. Stroll the Boardwalk fun.
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  • We walked around the wooden walkways built for people to admire the lake with its beautiful reflections of the mountains behind it . It's so peaceful and serene and still and we got really good photos...  more »