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Reviewed 7 February 2016

We stopped by Lake Pukaki when we were on our way to Mount Cook and were in complete awe of it's beauty. The glistening blue water is hard to miss, and the backdrop of Mount cook in the background makes it look so majestic. There...More

Thank Hanah A
Reviewed 1 February 2016

When we saw the lake it wasn't as blue as usually is due to weather but never the less it was still stunning

Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Flew into Queenstown from Melbourne. Many many amazing humongous lakes incl lake wakatipu and lake tekapo. But the lake which to me was jaw dropping beautiful was lake pukaki otw to mt cook. It was so so unreal blue. The landscape in South Island incl...More

Thank Josephine P
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Breathtakingly beautiful, I do think this was one of the best places that I have visited, it is shades of crystal blue.... magnificent!

Thank elmafourie
Reviewed 28 January 2016

If you are heading to Aoraki/Mount Cook national park (highly recommend you d0) you will drive along the shores of Lake Pukaki. As I came over the crest of the hill and saw lake Pukaki my breath was taking away by the most exquisite colored...More

Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful lakes I have ever beheld, and is by far, my favourite lake in New Zealand. Complete with the backdrop of Aoraki Mt Cook and the mountain ranges on a beautiful sunny day, it is jaw dropping stunning. We...More

Thank jaytee15
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

When I originally arrived at Lake Pukaki, I had originally only planned to stay a day. The scenery was so serene and pleasing that I ended up camping out for 2 nights in the area. The sky at night was unbelievable. It was by far...More

Thank Flyboy2101
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

This is one of New Zealands finest. Glacial fed from the Tasman, Mueller and Hooker valleys this lake is consequently a stunning turquoise colour. This colour is due to the Rayleigh scattering effect of the suspended glacial flour, which comes from the action of the...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Make the time for a stop here to admire the views to Mt. Cook and the lake itself with the azure blue water. Just amazing. Find a small beach and go for a dip if the weather allows - or bring a picnic and enjoy...More

Thank NZfour
Reviewed 8 January 2016

stunning views, azure water, picturesque. one of highlights of new zealand and specially the south Island.

Thank Angelina_Serra
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