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Situated in the Mackenzie District of the South Island, Twizel is an alpine village that attracts many tourists because of its stunning lakes and rivers that house world record holding salmon and trout. It’s also home to breath-taking Lake Pukaki, Lake Ohau, and the nearby Tekapo River.

There are a number of activities available in Twizel, from a heli-bike ride across one of the most stunning mountain ranges in New Zealand to kayaking, skiing, and wakeboarding, and an incredible Lord of the Rings film set tour, specifically, Gondor. You’ll find a wide range of accommodation options available in Twizel, from holidays home, lakeside holiday parks, to lodges, backpackers, and chalets.

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