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The Neck

Observation Deck
Address: Makarora-Lake Hawea Road, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand

What people are saying:

When we walked through the neck of Lake Wanaka, it was a completely different scene. The waves were turbulent, and we also encountered the "angel d wings" clouds. This kind of scenery made Xiaobai take a picture without needing a P picture to have a big picture.

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  • TravellingBrook
    Blenheim, Marlborough Region, South Island

    Drive and stop at lookouts

    You don't have to do any work!Drive up and view Lake Hawera and then next stop drive up and view Lake Wanaka.

    Reviewed on /Date(1612037142000+0800)/
  • WayneAP
    Ballarat, Australia

    An amazing vista

    Not very often you will come across a place like the Neck. Lake Wanaka on one side and Lake Hawea on the other, the photos don’t really do it justice but you will stand there in awe of such a visual a...

    Reviewed on /Date(1583259255000+0800)/
  • 391lucindaj

    Beautiful vista

    Beautiful views and well worth a stop of when you are in a truly stunning part of New Zealand take your time enjoy it

    Reviewed on /Date(1582306915000+0800)/
  • YvySurrey_UK
    Surrey, UK

    Just amazing scenery!

    Colours of the Lake and surrounding landscape are amazing. Hint - Allow time for stops along this route.

    Reviewed on /Date(1581032577000+0800)/
  • buckeyetravel
    Dayton, Ohio

    Beautiful Scenery

    On the Haast Pass drive you will have a great opportunity to stop in several locations near Lake Wanaka and Lake Hawea. "The Neck" is where the land narrows between the two lakes and you have very ni...

    Reviewed on /Date(1578732966000+0800)/

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