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Paparoa National Park, South Island

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#55 of 82 in Nature in South Island
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Paparoa National Park is located in South Island. Add Paparoa National Park to your Lake Tekapo travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Lake Tekapo itinerary builder.
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(Lake Tekapo is the nearest city to Paparoa National Park)

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  • Beautiful ocean scenery and great vistas. Lots of unusual formations. Easy walking. Great and convenient overlooks. Parking is a premium. Take it when you find it  more »
  • The famous Pancake, formed by erosion, acquiring wonderful forms due to strong wind, rain along with seawater, with small holes by where they are waves, creating a visual spectacle when the tide. Easy access to the coast, as there are comfortable and beautiful trails enjoying the Tasman Sea for a relaxing walk.
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  • The sound of the waves, the pancake rocks the beautiful rain forest. You can walk and view the rocks threw different angels.  more »

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Where to stay in Lake Tekapo

Because of its humble size, the small town of Lake Tekapo has a limited amount of accommodations. That said, among the available lodgings you'll find a good variety of options, from scenic resorts and cottages to youth hostels and budget accommodations. Motels provide a good option along the side of the roads leading to and from the town.
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