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  • Picturesque Lake Matheson near Fox Glacier, with Mt. Tasman and Mt. Cook, New Zealand's highest mountain, in the distance. width:640;;height:468
  • Beautiful Haast Pass stretches between the west coast and Wanaka, in central South Island's highest mountain ranges. width:640;;height:480
  • A trio of waterfalls cascades down the steep, forested slopes of Franz Joseph Glacier Valley. width:640;;height:480
  • Stunning Mirror Lake reflecting mountains in Eglinton Valley en route to Milford Sound. width:640;;height:480
  • Eglinton Mountains width:640;;height:426
  • Spectacular Abel Tasman National Park viewed from a scenic flight. Studded with long golden beaches, dense native forests and translucent turquoise waters, the park lies at the top of South Island. width:640;;height:480
  • Emerald green sea at Onetahuti  Beach on the coast of Abel Tasman National Park. width:360;;height:480
  • Waiharakeke Beach at Abel Tasman National Park, tainted slightly pink from the pink granite  strewn along the coast. width:360;;height:480
  • Many gorgeous suspension bridges cross rivers and streams along Abel Tasman Coast Track. width:633;;height:480
  • Dramatic Fox Glacier width:640;;height:326
  • Terminal face of Franz Josef  Glacier width:640;;height:480
  • Close up of terminal face of Franz Josef Glacier, with its brilliant blue interior ice glowing through and muddy melt water flowing out from under the glacier. width:640;;height:480
  • Jumble of rocks taintly vibrant colors from lichen and mosses lie scattered along the Franz Joseph Glacier Valley. width:640;;height:480
  • Franz Joseph Glacier Valley width:360;;height:480
  • Another beautiful waterfall in Franz Joseph Glacier Valley width:360;;height:480
  • South Island's dramatic west coast. width:640;;height:380
  • Dozens of striking rock formations lie just offshore along the west coast. width:640;;height:307
  • Porarari Valley, near Punakaiki on the west coast, is marked by dense native New Zealand forests along Porarari River. width:640;;height:480
  • Stunning golden cliffs line one side of Porarari River Valley. width:614;;height:480
  • Beautiful ferns are abundant in New Zealand forests. width:640;;height:480
  • A strkingly clear river within Abel Tasman National Park. width:640;;height:480
  • A tranquil lake at dusk in Marlborough Sounds at the top of South Island. width:640;;height:330
  • Beautiful view from Onetahuti Beach in Abel Tasman National Park. width:640;;height:336
  • Gorgeous native New Zealand forest in Abel Tasman NP. width:640;;height:480
  • Peaceful waterway near Waiharakeke Beach in Abel Tasman NP. width:640;;height:480
  • Famous Milford Sound with iconic Mitre Peak looming over the entrance to the long narrow sound. width:640;;height:383
  • Steep walls and abundant waterfalls line narrow Milford Sound. width:640;;height:480
  • One of Milford Sound's many waterfalls crashing into the deep sea water. width:640;;height:480
  • The Kepler Track, one of New Zealand's 9 'Great Walks,' skirts the side of distinctive Mt. Luxmore as it follows a long ridgeline in the Kepler Mountains in Fiordland National Park. width:640;;height:337
  • High alpine meadows along Kepler Track width:640;;height:373
  • Wild lupines grow in profusion during summer in southern areas of South Island. width:640;;height:480
  • Enchanting moss-encrusted Beech forest along Kepler Track. width:640;;height:480
  • Kepler Track passes the base of these dramatic cliffs before ascending wooden stairs to the clifftops. width:360;;height:480
  • Serene Lake Manapouri at dawn, viewed from Shallow Bay Beach. width:640;;height:330
  • Eglinton Mountains in Eglinton Valley near Milford Sound width:640;;height:322
  • Vertical limstone cliffs line South Island's Tunnel Beach region near Dunedin. width:640;;height:426
  • Tunnel Beach. width:640;;height:375
  • Close up of the stunning cliffs lining Tunnel Beach. width:640;;height:480
  • Cliffs at the back of Tunnel Beach are covered in mosses and linen where water seeps down the rock face. width:360;;height:480
  • Panoramic view looking inland from the west coast. width:640;;height:334
  • Majestic Mt. Cook and Mt. Tasman, seen from Fox Glacier region width:640;;height:340
  • Famous Punakaiki Rocks on the west coast width:640;;height:480
  • Picturesque Marlborough Sounds, viewed from Queen Charlotte Track. width:640;;height:345
  • Peak of Marlborough Sounds from a mountain saddle on Nydia Track near Havelock. width:640;;height:480
  • Sea entry into Marlborough Sounds is marked by these dramatic, craggy rocks. width:640;;height:289
  • Close up of jagged rocks. width:640;;height:450
  • Start of Abel Tasman Coast Track at Marahau. width:640;;height:464
  • Lake Manapouri from Shallow Bay Beach at dawn. width:640;;height:366
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