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The Best Things to Do in Te Anau

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Top attractions in Te Anau

Water Body
Milford Sound , Te Anau
Experience New Zealand's untouched wilderness by cruising Milford Sound, a fjord located within a World Heritage Site encompassing four natio
Tours from $101
Water Body
Doubtful Sound , Te Anau
Explore the many twists and turns of Doubtful Sound, a large fjord where calm, dark blue water is flanked by green mountain peaks. The sound
Tours from $145
Hiking Trail
Hollyford Track , Fiordland National Park
Trek along the picturesque paths of Hollyford Track for a walk through some of New Zealand's richest landscapes. A multitude of walk options
Tours from $203
Boat Tours & Water Sports , Milford Sound
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Hiking Trail
Routeburn Track , South Island
Hike across a variety of landscapes by following Routeburn Track, a renowned rainforest route in New Zealand. Most visitors take two to four

Te Anau

World heritage site · Bodies of Water · Hiking Trails
Set among the picturesque peaks and glacially carved fiords of Fiordland National Park, Te Anau offers those wishing to explore the park a great place to stay and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of a small town in an enviable location. As a basecamp for adventures into the wilderness, you'll find lots of things to do in Te Anau and nearby. Spend the day hiking in the hills or sailing in the fiords, and then try the delicious locally caught game at one of the restaurants. Plan my New Zealand trip by asking Inspirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

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Places to visit with Te Anau

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Where to stay in Te Anau

Despite its modest size, Te Anau offers a decent range of accommodations from which to explore the surrounding national park. Boutique hotels, economy motels with kitchenettes, and rental apartments cluster mostly in the town center, but also along the main roads that lead into it. Campsites offer a good option for those wanting a full-on outdoor holiday. Reserve in advance for busier periods.
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