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Featured things to do

Eco Wanaka Adventures - Guided Walks

Eco Wanaka Adventures - Guided Walks

Hiking - Walking - Wanaka

Lake Wanaka is a jewel in the South Island of New Zealand's Southern Alps and is home to Eco Wanaka Adventures, specialists in Guided Nature Walks who will take you to many special places off-the-beaten-track in pure wilderness.

Rob Roy Glacier Guided Walk

Grade: Moderate Fitness
Trip Duration: Full Day
Season: All year round but weather dependent

The day begins with a scenic drive in our 4WD air conditioned vehicles around Lake Wanaka, and into the Matukituki... More...

Puzzling World

Puzzling World

Attraction - Wanaka

Puzzling World is a unique attraction with the theme of puzzling eccentricity! Take some amazing photos of our crazy buildings and toilets, our Illusion Rooms must be seen to be believed and the Great Maze, the worlds first 'modern-styled' maze, is a fascinating challenge for the whole family. Operating since 1973, this is a true Kiwi icon and a must-see on any tourist itinerary More...

Eco Wanaka Adventures - Heli Hiking

Eco Wanaka Adventures - Heli Hiking

Heli Hiking - Wanaka

Come with us to walk through Middle-earth, following the very footsteps of the "Dwarves and Bilbo" as they traversed the "Misty Mountains", as seen in the Hobbit Trilogy. Or let us take you on a helicopter flight to three pristine emerald Alpine Lakes bordering on Mt Aspiring National Park at 1400m.

"Misty Mountains" Heli Hike - a Wanaka Heli Hike & Walking Adventure

Trip duration: 4.5 hrs
Grade: Moderate
Season: November to April, weather dependent

Your own... More...

Half-Day Kayak Experience on the Mighty Clutha River from Wanaka

Half-Day Kayak Experience on the Mighty Clutha River from Wanaka

Kayaking - Wanaka - Starting from $199.00 per person

This half-day small-group river activity is for those with an appetite for getting up close and personal with the famous Clutha River. The fun unfolds as the river twists and turns, through playful rapids of the Upper Clutha set amongst the stunning Wanaka scenery.

Your guide will give you instructions on river safety and technique, as well as tips on river reading and directions on where to find the action and best play spots.

With a bit of practice, you’ll soon be cruising... More...

Roys Peak Guided Hike

Roys Peak Guided Hike

Hiking - Walking - Wanaka - Starting from $129.00 per person

Roys is one of Wanaka’s most iconic peaks. Get that photo to make all your friends jealous!

Come and climb the peak everyone talks about – Roys Peak. An iconic hike up to 1578m above sea level provides an amazing 360 degree view of Lake Wanaka, Mt Aspiring National Park and the surrounding area. 16km return, approx 5-6 hours hike time, suitable for the enthusiast. 

Pickup from 7am, return approx 2-3pm. Weather dependent. Not available 1st October – 10th November, track closed... More...

The White RoomThe White Room - Apartment.

Complete with a garden, Mt Iron Studio is located in Wanaka, 2.4 km from Puzzling World and 2 km from Lake Wanaka....

1-Hour Ruby Island Cruise and Walk from Wanaka1-Hour Ruby Island Cruise and Walk from Wanaka - Sightseeing Cruise - Wanaka. Starting from $49.00 per person.

This is the most popular cruise when time is limited, the Ruby Island Cruise is a great way to explore the outstanding...


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