Unless you're a serious mountaineer with time to kill, you won't get better views of Aoraki/Mt Cook and its glaciers than those offered...
Church of the Good Shepherd
The prime disgorging point for tour buses, this interdenominational lakeside church was built of stone and oak in 1935. A picture window...
With large booths and walls decorated with skiing paraphernalia, the rustic Pepe’s is a cosy little place, with good pizza and pasta....
Tekapo Helicopters information
Has five options, from a 20-minute flight ($195) to an hour-long trip taking in Aoraki/Mt Cook and Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers ($500). All flights include an alpine landing and views of Aoraki/Mt Cook.