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Top Activities in Lake Tekapo

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Lake Tekapo Attractions

There are opportunities for fun almost everywhere you turn in Lake Tekapo. From action-packed activities to well-known tourist attractions, this captivating small city has it all. Ready to start working on your travel itinerary?

If you're ready to hit the streets of Lake Tekapo, sign up for one of the top tours & day trips on offer, and have a friendly local show you the most popular attractions. Offering free cancellations and no added fees, our top 38 fun activities in Lake Tekapo are also worth checking out.

Things to Do in Lake Tekapo with Kids

Lake Tekapo is a wonderful place for a family vacation. Bring the little ones along and enjoy these family friendly experiences together:

Free Things to Do in Lake Tekapo

A trip to Lake Tekapo need not blow your budget. You won't even need your wallet if you check out:

Church of the Good Shepherd - Whatever your religious leanings, this place is sure to inspire a sense of reverence.

Mount John Lookout - You're sure to feel connected with Mother Nature at this breathtaking attraction.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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You'll barely have time to grab your wallet out of your backpack with so many wonderful free things to do:

  • Lake Tekapo
  • Church of the Good Shepherd
  • Mount John Lookout
  • Sheepdog Statue