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Lindis Pass

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Takes you to Central

The Lindis Pass is the inland route to Central Otago from North Otago and the McKenzie Basin... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cromwell, New Zealand

Enjoy the pass as there are some amazing views along the way. Be careful in wet, slippery... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dunedin, New Zealand
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Omarama, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Lindis Pass is the inland route to Central Otago from North Otago and the McKenzie Basin. Amazing high country tussock land to be seen on this drive.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoy the pass as there are some amazing views along the way. Be careful in wet, slippery conditions and I during the winter months the road can become a little more dangerous.

Thank 422iana
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I didn’t expect to have such gorgeous scenic drive. I actually pulled my car over 5-7 times during the trip lol.

Thank Ganjarno
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Make sure you stop safely & absorb on of NZ's most stunning views of rugged mountains & valley. Also the home of famous Shrek.

1  Thank Paul K
Reviewed 7 June 2018

This Lindis Pass is very unique, hard to find any comparison to the others passes in New Zealand.The dramatic Lindis Pass at altitude +971m crosses a saddle between the valleys of the Lindis and Ahuriri Rivers. Adjacent to the highway is the Lindis Conservation Area....More

2  Thank santo t
Reviewed 26 April 2018

This pass is a great road with good views. One would need to be careful when driving in snow and ice.

Thank 155richard81
Reviewed 16 March 2018

More great New Zealand scenery! Worth stopping to stretch the legs, do the small walk and get a few photos

2  Thank CMR555
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We pass through this pass connecting one hill to another. The view is excellent like any other New Zealand Pass and it is really scenic with lush green meadows and valleys around. Over all very nice experience

2  Thank Sourajyoti D
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This drive varies every time. Ensure you take enough time to enjoy the contrasting views. This road can get extremely busy, don't be pressured by drivers who appear to be reckless- it is quite renown for speeding drivers and unfortunately foreign drivers who are unfamiliar...More

3  Thank Rme48
Reviewed 9 January 2018

On a nice weather day, Lindis Pass is pretty amazing. Oftentimes we'd just drive through pretty quickly, but this time we stopped and took a break. The 360 views were stunning. The landscape features, the vegetation, the sky and the clouds were picture perfect. It's...More

1  Thank training1029
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