When you drive to Aoraki Village, it can take many more hours than necessary if you like to take photos. There are literally one million places to jump out and get photos of roads and the mountain! Here’s a little hint if you take this road.
Road to paradise - Road to the Mount Cook, aka Aoraki (its Maori name), the New Zealand Highest summit, along the Lake Pukaki, heading to the amazing Hooker Valley and its glacier. --- Canon EOS Mark III + IS II USM