Mt Aspiring and the Rob Roy Glacier trail. The views on this work are simply astonishing. The massively steep gorge walls rise up on either side with glimpses of the glacier through the tree line ahead. To the left, the path falls away (quite literally in places) to a rushing, glacially blue river. Moss drapes the forest, turning everything darkly green, and you walk, ever rising, until you burst out of the tree line to a view that just takes your breath away.
Dunedin's Larnach Castle brings the Old World to the South Island For non-resident visitors, the castle is open from 9 p. the grounds stay open until 7 p.If staying overnight, there’s an online booking service,
New Zealand's South Island travel guide. << Soaring alpine peaks, misty fiords and a ruggedly beautiful coastline provide the South Island with a compelling backdrop for outdoor adventure and activities, and a surprising food and wine scene.