Fiordland New Zealand – Just NZ South Island

About The Region
Attractions + Events
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


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 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