Continue your explorations of Glacier Country today. Visit Lake Matheson, nestled within ancient forest and renowned for its reflection of Aoraki/Mount Cook and Mount Tasman. Then continue your journey to Haast, located in the heart of Te Wāhipounamu World Heritage Area, renowned for its legendary landscape, river safaris, and fur seal and penguin colonies. Finish the day with a dip at Glacier Hot Pools(opens in new window) - hot pools in the middle of a rainforest.
Depart for your next New Zealand adventure the following day, returning to Christchurch via the TranzAlpine from Greymouth or continuing south to Wanaka and Queenstown.