The Chasm, Te Anau

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Stroll through the sublime scenes of The Chasm and its mezmerizing waterfalls. This fairytale-like natural wonderland, full of strangely shaped rocks and giant trees, offers the perfect scenery to take great photos, or simply go for a relaxing wander. Walk with ease across the well-maintained bridges, and look below to see water flowing through streams and crashing down waterfalls. Prepare yourself for a quick but memorable visit, with plenty of mystical photo opportunities. Take a look at our Te Anau trip itinerary maker to schedule your visit to The Chasm and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The Chasm you can visit with a simple 10-minute walk from the car park which is on the road to Milford Sound. The Gorge where flows the stream is reached through a dense rain forest by means of a simple path. In the small Gorge flows a stream showing the immense power of water erosion on the rocks up to decision shaping and forming concave cavity.
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  • Close to Milford Sound, this 15 minute walk takes you through rainforest to a huge chasm worn through the rock. The walk is very easy, you see the chasm from a couple of vantage points and the unique ...  more »
  • We stopped here on our way to Milford sound. It is a very short loop out and back to the Chasm. Great to see all the rushing water. Well worth the stop.