South Island Sights

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Slope Point, New ZealandSlope PointNew ZealandSlope Point is the southernmost point of the South Island, a 20 minute walk through a sheep pasture to a little lighthouse and a sign marking the...Curio Bay, Curio Bay, New ZealandCurio BayCurio Bay, New ZealandCurio Bay is on the other side of Porpoise Bay in the Catlins. It's home to seals and yellow eyed penguins and one of the oldest petrified forests...Doubtful Sound, New ZealandDoubtful SoundNew ZealandDoubtful Sound is the 2nd most famous fiord in New Zealand, behind Milford Sound. Overlooked by many, I found it even more incredible than Milford,...Porpoise Bay, Southland, New ZealandPorpoise BaySouthland, New ZealandPorpoise Bay is one of the best and most beautiful spots in the Catlins. Home to a pod of dolphins that swim in the surf and a sea lion or two,...Manapouri, New ZealandManapouriNew ZealandLake Manapouri is the gateway to Doubtful Sound. Much quieter than Milford, especially in winter, it's the perfect base to explore the Fiordland...Purakaunui Falls, Tarara, New ZealandPurakaunui FallsTarara, New ZealandThe Purakaunui Falls are one of the most beautiful waterfalls in New Zealand outside the mountains. Down in the Catlins it's off a gravel road past...Te Anau, New ZealandTe AnauNew ZealandTe Anau is the gateway to Fiordland in the South Island. Instead of heading to Milford or Doubtful Sounds for the day from Queenstown, base...Roaring Bay, Otago, New ZealandRoaring BayOtago, New ZealandOn the road from Kaka Point to Nugget Point, there's a walk at Roaring Bay that will lead you down to a little shelter called a hide where you can...Nugget Point Lighthouse, Ahuriri Flat, New ZealandNugget Point LighthouseAhuriri Flat, New ZealandNugget Point Lighthouse in the Catlins is one of the most iconic spots of the region. Down the road from Kaka Point, it's a beautiful drive and a...Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony, Oamaru, New ZealandOamaru Blue Penguin ColonyOamaru, New ZealandIn Oamaru there's a little blue penguin colony where you can pay to see a show and learn about the penguins and watch them come in for the night....Mt Sunday, Ashburton Lakes, New ZealandMt SundayAshburton Lakes, New ZealandMt. Sunday which you might recognize as Edoras in the Lord of the Rings - took them 11 months to build the set here, absolutely epic place! It's a...Akaroa, New ZealandAkaroaNew ZealandAkaroa is one of New Zealand's best kept secrets. it's just a stunning part of the country on the Banks Peninsula an hour outside of Christchurch....Moeraki Boulders, Hampden, New ZealandMoeraki BouldersHampden, New ZealandThe Moeraki Boulders are a geological phenomenon in Moeraki between Dunedin and Oamaru. Perfectly round enormous boulders on the beach, they are...
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