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Lake Okataina & Cascade Falls, Rotorua – Nature is the star here, so bring along a picnic hamper and spend some lazy hours enjoying the beauty or discovering the bushwalks, waterfall and volcanic crater lakes.
Set against the stunning Southern Alps and native forest, the views over this expansive glacial lake are reason enough to visit – let alone the recreational pursuits this area offers up.
Pack up a picnic of Coast delicacies, and head on out for a lakeside lunch – you won’t be disappointed at the vista.
A glacier-carved lake and picture-postcard alpine scenery – pack your camera, and take the drive out here to this tranquil setting.
Lake Tekapo is a highland lake at 710 metres above sea level, surrounded by a vast basin of golden tussock grass.
The lake itself is famous for its striking turquoise colour.
This isolated spot is tucked away in the Kaitake Ranges, but that’s all part of its special beauty. Bring a picnic and make a day of it exploring the lush native forest and giant redwoods.
Lake Tarawera, Rotorua – Wow, this is a magical spot. Tranquil and stunningly beautiful, with waterfalls, bush walks, picnic areas, boat ramps and camping areas to enjoy.
Being well sheltered, it’s often perfectly calm and beautifully reflective – begging to be photographed. Come at sunrise or sunset for the best snaps. Come and picnic lakeside and enjoy the views over a leisurely lunch.
New Zealand’s largest city – commonly known as the City of Sails, is a unique harbour city sprawling over a narrow isthmus between two harbours – the Waitemata and the Manukau....
Lake Rotoiti – Another of Rotorua’s gorgeous lakes, Lake Rotoiti is a picture perfect spot for a picnic and a swim. Korokitewao Bay has a lovely sandy beach with a playground for the kids.