Westland Tai Poutini National Park is located on the western coast of New Zealand's South Island Established in 1960, the centenary of the European settlement of Westland District, it covers 1,320 km², and extends from the highest peaks of the Southern Alps to a wild and remote coastline It borders the Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park along the Main Divide Read more about Westland Tai Poutini National Park
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Tiger was sitting on a log, Leopard with a cub sitting on a tree, Elephants, gaur, sambar, malabar giant squirrel. White bellied woodpecker, crested serpent eagle, green imerial pigeons, streak throated woodpecker and crested hawk eagle. Crocodiles and Rattlesnake.
How to reach?
Westland Tai Poutini National Park is located about halfway down the rugged West Coast of the South Island The only road access is on SH6, via Hokitika in the north (approximately one and a half hours drive) or from the south via Haast (approximately two hours drive) The closest commercial airport is in Hokitika, which has daily flights from Christchurch There are also regular bus services along the coast Queenstown International Airport (322 km)