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“Beautiful”

Glenorchy-Queenstown Road
Ranked #9 of 136 things to do in Queenstown
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Reviewed April 4, 2018

How lucky we are to have such scenic routes as this. Fabulous views with spots off road to stop and admire the view and take enviable photos to show your friends. First class road all the way.

Thank Linda S
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"beautiful drive"
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"pull over"
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"take photos"
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"easy drive"
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"every corner"
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"lake wakatipu"
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"take your time"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"photo opportunities"
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"dart river"
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"snow capped mountains"
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"south island"
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

The scenery was breathe taking. The drive was a little challenging but not too bad. The best part was getting away from the madding crowd in Queenstown and into a NZ that I thought was gone.

Thank AllanChg
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Nice little old village by the lake, with small shops, coffee shops and restaurants, a short drive from Queenstown.

Thank Zvi G
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

The scenery on this drive is stunning-with the lake and river on one side ,the view towards the snow capped mountains is breathtaking.On arrival in Glenorchy there are trails for walking and riding and a few quaint cafes for lunch.Worth the trip!

Thank kerry622010
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Travel to Glenorchy, then Paradise, then keep going till the road runs out. A 4X4 is recommended. There are (long) walks from the end of the road.

Thank johnsY7314JG
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