Despite being a small town, there are plenty of fun and exciting things to do in Te Anau. From exploring lakefront walks to exploring the Bird Sanctuary or New Zealand’s second-largest lake – it’s a hot spot for the outdoorsy traveller. We reveal our favourite things to do in Te Anau.
Driving the scenic road from Queenstown to Milford Sound/Piopiotahi is an unforgettable experience. Lakeside drives, mountains alive with seasonal colour and Tolkienesque landscapes are just part of the attraction. Here are a few of our favourite stopping points on the way (with distances) from Queenstown to Milford Sound.