Fiordland

About The Region
Attractions + Events
Map
Drive Times

About The Region

With breathtaking scenery, majestic snow capped mountains, glowworm caves, magnificent lakes and rivers, towering waterfalls, scenic walking tracks, abundant wildlife and so much more; Fiordland is an exciting area you will be wishing you spent more time exploring.

“Extraordinary scenic beauty has earned this region a reputation as a significant sightseeing and walking destination, and a ‘must see’ for anyone travelling to New Zealand.”
— Destination Fiordland

There are a selection of New Zealand Great Walks that are located in the Fiordland region. The most popular include the Routeburn Track, Kepler Track and most well known The Milford Track.

Attractions + Events

Top Attractions

  • 119km Drive from Te Anau to Milford Sound (one of the most scenic drives in the world)
  • Milford Sound
  • Doubtful Sound
  • Lake Te Anau and the glowworm caves
  • Lake Manapouri

Events

Visit Fiordland and attend one of the many local events in this region. Attending a local event is the perfect way to experience the friendly ‘Kiwi hospitality’.

  • 5th December 2015
    Kepler Challenge
  • 23rd January 2016
    Milford Mountain Classic

Map

Map of Fiordland NZ

Drive Times

From To Kms Hrs
Te Anau Queenstown 175 kms 2 hrs 25 mins
Te Anau Milford Sound 119 kms 1 hr 45 mins
Te Anau Invercargill 152 kms 2 hrs 15 mins
Te Anau Manapouri 22 kms 20 mins
Te Anau Dunedin 152 kms 2 hrs 15 mins