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Lake Tekapo

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Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-2 hours
Address: Lake Tekapo, Canterbury 7999, New Zealand
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Phone: +64-800-23538283

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A must see between Christchurch and Queenstown for first timers to visit New Zealand.

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Lake Tekapo is located between Christchurch and Queenstown, in the heart of the Mount Cook Basin and MacKenzie. Surrounded on all four sides by thick bush and white snow, the sight of lake Tekapo under the dazzling sun is stunningly beautiful. As the glaciers of the Southern Alps melt into the lake, the rocks within the glaciers are broken into fine powder. As a result, the color of the lake in this area is a pale blue tinged with milky white.
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