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Mou Waho Island Cruise and Nature Walk from Wanaka

After a catamaran cruise across Lake Wanaka to Mou Waho Island—which sits in the middle of the lake—spot rare native birds that are extinct on mainland New Zealand. Thanks to successful conservation efforts, the island is a rare haven for birdlife. Enjoy a guided hike with an expert guide to a lake at the top of the island, an experience that’s rated one of the best must-do activities in Wanaka.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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Lake Cruise & Island Nature Walk- meet the boat 10 minutes prior to Departure

Take a cruise across Lake Wanaka to the remote Mou Waho Island Nature Reserve and make a memorable, eco-friendly impact by planting a native tree before you leave. Opt to take a 1-hour-return guided bush walk to reveal Mou Waho’s hidden secret - another lake, nestled atop the island with panoramic views of Wanaka and the Southern Alps. Enjoy “high tea” surrounded by this spectacular alpine scenery.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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Milford Sound Glacier Flight & Cruise from Wanaka

Experience the rugged beauty of remote Milford Sound from Wanaka, all in half-a-day. With a choice of morning or afternoon flight departures, fly over lush national parks, epic glaciers, and alpine lakes, before touching down in the Sound. Enjoy a scenic cruise, keeping an eye out for some of the local inhabitants including seals, penguins, and dolphins, before returning to Wanaka by plane.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours
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9000ft Tandem Skydive in Wanaka

Home to mighty, snow-capped peaks and shimmering lakes, Wanaka ranks among New Zealand’s top destinations for adrenaline-pumping outdoor adventure. On this tour, enjoy 60 seconds’ freefall and float effortlessly through the air on a tandem skydive with your instructor. With round-trip travel from your central Wanaka accommodation included, enjoy spectacular views over the Southern Alps and experience high-altitude thrills in the heart of the South Island.
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  • 3 hours
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  • 3 hours
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15000ft Tandem Skydive in Wanaka

Marvel at the sprawling South Island from the sky on this unique and thrilling sightseeing adventure. Perfect for beginners as well as experts, this skydiving experience will pair you with a certified Tandem Master, your partner for your dive above Wanaka. Take a scenic flight to the jump spot, then take the plunge and take in the landscape, including the rolling Southern Alps, the Twin Lakes and the mighty Clutha and Waiau Rivers.
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  • 3 hours
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  • 3 hours
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Wanaka 4x4 Explorer

Get far away from the crowds on this 4x4 day trip from Wanaka. Start with a boat ride across Lake Wanaka, then get exclusive access to the Mount Burke Station. Hop aboard the 4x4 vehicle there and drive up into the mountains. Your guide will tell you stories from Otago’s pioneer history and the gold rush era. Enjoy a delicious picnic with spectacular lake and mountain views. 
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours
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Wild Hills 4WD Safari

Wanaka is surrounded by rolling alpine farmland, but most of it is privately owned and inaccessible. This half-day tour opens the gate to one of those farms, the massive West Wanaka Station. Explore the Otago back-country in a private four wheel drive vehicle, stopping for astonishing photo opportunities against the backdrop of Lake Wanaka, the Southern Alps and Mount Aspiring National Park.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours
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3-Hour Mighty Milford Sound Scenic Flight from Wanaka

Experience the beauty of Milford Sound both up close and from above on this half-day helicopter tour that’s full of variety. Fly around popular sights like Mt Aspiring and remote, lesser-known highlights like the grand Lake Lochnagar. Touch down on beaches and alpine crossings and discover the diversity and beauty of the Sound in a way that few visitors get to experience ever, let alone in one day.
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  • 3 hours
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  • 3 hours
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Boat and Bike Combo

Enjoy a fun and adventurous half day boat and bike tour which combines a scenic lake cruise on pristine Lake Wanaka with a mountain bike tour skirting the lakeshore. This guided bike tour is unique to Wanaka Bike Guides and allows you to experience one of Wanaka’s more remote biking trails with the support of our experienced bike guides.We'll provide the guides, modern mountain bikes, land (and water transport) to this amazing part of New Zealand. Photo opportunities are endless as you ride along. Snacks and refreshments are always on hand, and you're in safe hands with your qualified, friendly guide.At the end of the riding there's a very scenic 20 minute transfer back to your Wanaka accommodations.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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Riverside Biking Tour

A stunning guided ride along the banks of one of NZ’s most beautiful and powerful rivers. Varied riding, beautiful vistas and plenty of photo opportunities make this a must do trip for those who appreciate exercise and scenery.  Participants need to be able to ride a bike on loose sand and gravel, and up and down (moderate) hills. A medium level of fitness is required. The length of the ride is 10kms.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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Criffel Station 4wd High Country Adventure

Enjoy an unforgettable half-day high country NZ 4wd adventure tour. Let the Criffel Station team show you amazing views and Wanaka NZ gold mining history.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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