Things to Do in Te Anau & FiordlandTe Anau is a bustling and welcoming township in Fiordland. The small lakeside settlement is an ideal base for those exploring the wonders of Fiordland, and offers excellent leisure experiences...
Restaurants & Cafes
Enjoy affordable spreads in Hilights Restaurant with breakfast and dinner buffet meals available daily or wander in to Bailiez Cafe for a casual bite to eat and bar service. Mercado is the newest restaurant in Te Anau and the only Tapas restaurant in the region.
All of these eateries are located at Distinction Luxmore Hotel, Lake Te Anau.
Glow Worm Caves
Take a boat trip to the far shore of Lake Te Anau and venture underground on a guided tour of the amazing limestone glow worm caves. Read more...
Milford & Doubtful Sound
Described as the 8th wonder of the world a trip to one or both of these magnificent Fiords is a 'must-do' activity on your New Zealand holiday. Read more...
Walking & Hiking in Fiordland
Fiordland is regarded by many as the walking capital of the world. Te Anau provides the perfect base to explore this pristine scenery. Read more...
Just west of the main street in the Te Anau township is the Fiordland Cinema. This luxurious little cinema, featuring plush armchairs and adjoining cocktail lounge, is a must-see for any visitor to Te Anau. The cinema was purpose-built to screen Ata Whenua - a 32 minute film showcasing some of New Zealand’s most breathtaking scenery, as filmed by many of New Zealand’s leading cinematographers.
‘…it will take you on an unforgettable journey through one of the most awe inspiring landscapes on earth.’
There are several screenings daily. Check their website or ask our Distinction Luxmore team for more details. www.fiordlandcinema.co.nz
Walk the Lakefront
Lake Te Anau is right on your doorstep. Nothing beats a relaxing walk along the lakefront to start or end your day. There are good walkways to follow and several points of interest along the way. With the crisp, clean air and beautiful mountain and lake scenery you will feel refreshed and invigorated.