Stunning views of Aoraki Mt Cook, New Zealand's highest mountain (3754m), dramatic landscapes, and the beautiful turquoise Lake Tekapo make the Mackenzie Country one of New Zealand's most scenic regions.
A wide range of attractions and adventure sports is all within the Mackenzie Region. Aoraki Mt Cook can be viewed by hiking a track near Mt Cook Village, or on a scenic flight. Alternatively mountain biking, tramping, 4WD safaris, hunting and climbing are all available around the Mackenzie District. Aoraki / Mount Cook Mackenzie Country is also one of New Zealand's top ski destinations, with two ski and snowboarding areas nearby.
There is broad range of accommodation in Mackenzie Country for all budgets. Aoraki / Mt Cook Mackenzie Countryis also an ideal family holiday destination, as well as an opportunity to see the country at its most splendid.