Lake Tekapo

Outdoor activities around Aoraki Mount Cook, Lake Ohau and Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

View onto Mt. Cook from the road leading to Aoraki Mount Cook National Park.

The Mackenzie Basin encompasses the three lakes Ohau, Pukaki and Tekapo. The area is one of New Zealand's most popular tourist destinations. In addition to undisturbed nature, it offers a plethora of outdoor activities including hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, skiing and horse trekking.

For the advanced alpinist, mountaineering and ice climbing are possible, while the romantic soles can relax in hot tubs and enjoy star lit nights free from light pollution.
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