The Chasm Walk, Te Anau

4.6
#1 of 15 in Trails in Southland Region
Stroll through the sublime scenes of The Chasm Walk and its mezmerizing waterfalls. This fairytale-like natural wonderland, full of strangely shaped rocks and giant trees, offers the perfect scenery to take great photos, or simply go for a relaxing wander. Walk with ease across the well-maintained bridges, and look below to see water flowing through streams and crashing down waterfalls. Prepare yourself for a quick but memorable visit, with plenty of mystical photo opportunities. To visit The Chasm Walk on your holiday in Te Anau, and find out what else Te Anau has to offer, use our Te Anau trip itinerary planner.
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  • In New Zealand you sometimes have to work for a nice view. Long walks, lots of climbing, that kind of work. The Chasm is too happy to be reached by a short walk. Tip: Take this walk in the evening on the way back if all buses are gone. This is a bit quieter.
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  • This walk is a must. You can hear the waters from the car park. As you approach the chasms the noise is immense. It is breathtaking to see and hear the power of the water and the way it has carved hug...  more »
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