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Lakeland Jet Boat Adventure - Clutha River

Lakeland Jet Boat Adventure - Clutha River

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Inject some thrills into your standard sightseeing adventure and whip through the Southland forests at high speed on this thrilling jet boating experience. Race around Lake Wanaka and down the winding Clutha River, through rapids and tunnels, tight channels and tighter corners, on this compact and comprehensive journey that’ll get you back to shore in time for your afternoon or evening plans. Travel the river at rocketing speeds of around 50mph and enjoy remarkable stunts like the 180-degree Hamilton Spin!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$83.92
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US$83.92

Milford Sound Glacier Flight & Cruise from Wanaka

Milford Sound Glacier Flight & Cruise from Wanaka

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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
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$387.07
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US$387.07

Half-Day Level 2 Waterfall Climbing from Wanaka

Half-Day Level 2 Waterfall Climbing from Wanaka

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Adventurous travelers will love this waterfall climb, with hidden pools, towering waterfalls, swimming spots, and mountain views. Climb steel ladders and cross high, narrow bridges. Enjoy a picnic lunch beside beautiful falls. While no experience is required and full safety briefings are given, this trip is best suited to active travelers who are sure-footed and unafraid of heights.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$199.50
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US$199.50

Wanaka 4x4 Explorer The Ultimate Lake and Mountain Adventure

Wanaka 4x4 Explorer The Ultimate Lake and Mountain Adventure

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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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$176.95
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US$176.95

Small Group Jet Boat Adventure on the Clutha River from Wanaka

Small Group Jet Boat Adventure on the Clutha River from Wanaka

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Running from Lake Dunstan in North Otago through to the East Coast, the wide and blue Clutha River is flanked by glacial terraces and stunning New Zealand bush. Speed down the river on this half-day jetboat trip through Upper Clutha Valley, take photos of the towering Southern Alps and thrill at the river’s long winding stretches and switchback corners.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$92.75
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US$92.75

Jet Boat and Wilderness Walk Tour from Wanaka

Jet Boat and Wilderness Walk Tour from Wanaka

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Discover the idyllic landscapes of the Mount Aspiring National Park, where filming for the Lord of the Rings took place, on this action-packed half-day tour from Wanaka. Zip along the Matukituki River on a jet boat, admire spectacular views of Lake Wanaka and Mount Aspiring, then hike past forests and waterfalls to see the Avalanche Glacier.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$181.50
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US$181.50

Lakeland Jet Boat Adventure - Clutha River

Lakeland Jet Boat Adventure - Clutha River

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Inject some thrills into your standard sightseeing adventure and whip through the Southland forests at high speed on this thrilling jet boating experience. Race around Lake Wanaka and down the winding Clutha River, through rapids and tunnels, tight channels and tighter corners, on this compact and comprehensive journey that’ll get you back to shore in time for your afternoon or evening plans. Travel the river at rocketing speeds of around 50mph and enjoy remarkable stunts like the 180-degree Hamilton Spin!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$83.92
From
US$83.92

Lakeland Jet Ski Adventure Tour - Lake Wanaka

Lakeland Jet Ski Adventure Tour - Lake Wanaka

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Explore scenic Lake Wanaka, New Zealand’s fourth-largest lake, aboard a state-of-the-art Sea-Doo jet ski. Led by an experienced guide, admire the surrounding islands, bays, and alpine scenery. Each watercraft holds two people and no prior jet skiing experience is necessary. Learn more about this picturesque ecosystem while also enjoying an adrenaline rush.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$146.37
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US$146.37

Stevensons Island Cruise and Nature Walk from Wanaka

Stevensons Island Cruise and Nature Walk from Wanaka

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Hidden away behind a peninsula, Stevensons Island is one of the harder islands to get to on Lake Wanaka. On this half-day trip, catch a luxury ferry from Wanaka and sail out to the island past local mountains and lush countryside. Upon disembarking, hike to the island’s summit and take in grand views of the peninsula, the lake and the Southern Alps
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$52.71
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US$52.71

Lake Cruise & Island Nature Walk- meet the boat 10 minutes prior to Departure

Lake Cruise & Island Nature Walk- meet the boat 10 minutes prior to Departure

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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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$165.89
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US$165.89

Mou Waho Island Cruise and Nature Walk from Wanaka

Mou Waho Island Cruise and Nature Walk from Wanaka

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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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$103.44
Price varies by group size
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US$103.44
Price varies by group size

Wanaka Water Taxi Mou Waho Island Tour

Wanaka Water Taxi Mou Waho Island Tour

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A lot of the South Island’s natural hideaways are tough to get to, and that’s definitely the case with Mou Waho Island. This half-day cruise makes it easy; sail from Wanaka Marina to this isolated island in the middle of Lake Wanaka. Walk to the island’s very own lake, the Arethusa Pool, and take panoramic photos of the lake and the nearby Southern Alps, or take a dip at the beach near the island’s only jetty.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$90.42
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US$90.42

Wine Tour & Maori Culture Wanaka

Wine Tour & Maori Culture Wanaka

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On this half day tour, experience two unique sides of the Wanaka area: the wine made from grapes grown in the whenua (land), and the culture of the tangata whenua themselves – the indigenous Māori who live on the land. Visit a range of local wineries, sampling the region’s popular pinot noir wines alongside many others. Receive the manaaki (hospitality) of the local Māori community and experience a stirring live haka.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$142.47
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US$142.47

Lake Wanaka 1-Hour Cruise Including Wine and Cheese Board

Lake Wanaka 1-Hour Cruise Including Wine and Cheese Board

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Sail around the serene Lake Wanaka on this late-afternoon ‘happy hour’ cruise. With a complimentary beer or wine in hand, cruise around the southern end of Lake Wanaka, the majestic Southern Alps in the distance. Sail around Waterfall Creek, Ruby Island and Stevensons Peninsula, and even see the famous ‘Lone Tree’ – a famous willow growing out of the lake.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$39.37
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US$39.37

Private, safe self guided ebike tour from Lake Hawea to Lake Wanaka

Private, safe self guided ebike tour from Lake Hawea to Lake Wanaka

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I am Mark Daniels come join me for "a day to remember" Private, Safe self-guided eBike adventures focusing on the best Wine, Beer, and Food the Wanaka region has to offer at your pace. We'll have you eBiking and tasting the best the Wanaka region has to offer in your private group of up to 4 people. Come have a safe, comfortable, and fun day out at your own pace on easy tracks. Your ride is fully supported which means at any point should something go wrong I find out where you are and fix it. We provide a great map of your route and what to enjoy however it's your trip so you decide when and where you finish. Once you've completed your adventure let me know and I will pick you up and get you home safe. We have not only beautiful scenery that you can sample, but we also have world-class wines and beers. And we believe eBiking is a great way to enjoy it all at your own pace. I hope to see you soon for a day to remember.
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  • 4 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$126.85
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US$126.85

Packraft Wanaka

Packraft Wanaka

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A full day of adventure and adrenaline, join in New Zealand’s only combined jet boat, wilderness walk, and pack-raft experience. Set on the mighty Matukituki River, just a short drive from Wanaka, you’ll jet up-river, enjoy a beachside lunch at the base of a glacier, and learn the basics of paddling before putting your new skills to use on your own lightweight, stable, two-person raft.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$227.04
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US$227.04

Wanaka Parasailing

Wanaka Parasailing

Fly high above the beautiful Lake Wanaka with Wanaka Parasailing on either a single, or a tandem flight. This is one of the best things to do in Wanaka, book your flight today!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$97.58
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US$97.58

Wine Tour with Wine Tasting from Wanaka

Wine Tour with Wine Tasting from Wanaka

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Central Otago is one of New Zealand’s most popular wine regions, producing well-respected reds and whites in alpine vineyards. On this afternoon tour, visit four of boutique wineries in the region and taste some of their award-winning offerings. Learn the secrets behind these wines from the winemakers themselves, and stop at one winery for a gourmet food and wine matching – tasting dishes of local produce matched with wines from the vineyard.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$136.78
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US$136.78

'Express' Wine Tour & Māori Culture Wānaka

'Express' Wine Tour & Māori Culture Wānaka

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Experience this one-of-a-kind wine tasting with a fascinating Māori culture spin! Learn about Māori history and their experiences of this region while sampling many wonderful wines. Of the wineries listed we will visit 2, if you have a preference please let me know.
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  • 3 hours
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US$109.94
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US$109.94

1-Hour Ruby Island Cruise and Walk from Wanaka

1-Hour Ruby Island Cruise and Walk from Wanaka

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For travelers short on time in Wanaka, this one-hour cruise and walk to Ruby Island is an ideal way to experience the lake and mountains. Glide across Lake Wanaka to Ruby Island in comfort on a luxury catamaran. There, enjoy an easy walk to lookout points that are great places to take pictures from. Families and senior travelers will enjoy this tour, as it’s suitable for all levels of mobility.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$32.70
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US$32.70

Wilderness Adventure Including Scenic flight Self-guided Hike and Jet Boat Ride

Wilderness Adventure Including Scenic flight Self-guided Hike and Jet Boat Ride

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The snow-capped mountains, lush forests, and waterfalls of the Mount Aspiring National Park lie along the West Coast of New Zealand’s South Island. This action-packed tour lets you explore the park by plane, boat, and on foot. Soar overhead on a scenic flight, hike along the banks of the Siberia River, then hop aboard for a thrilling jet boat ride along the Wilkin River.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$309.00
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US$309.00

Classic Wanaka Wine Tour

Classic Wanaka Wine Tour

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Central Otago is the world’s southernmost wine-making region, known for its pinot noirs and stunning high-altitude wineries. On this day long tour around this distinctive wine region, taste a wide range of wines – including pinot noirs and chardonnays – at up to six of the region’s boutique vineyards.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$172.82
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US$172.82

60-minute Virtual Reality Experience Enter the Matrix

60-minute Virtual Reality Experience Enter the Matrix

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Take control of your own movie with a virtual adventure of epic proportions. You will be able to choose from dozens of options including space walks, 3D art, foriegn museums, and zombies during your hour-long session. This is the perfect opportunity to see the future of entertainment at both the largest Virtual Reality experience in the Southern Hemisphere and Infinity Platform in the world. This experience not just for gamers. No experience is needed.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$53.38
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US$53.38

Level 1 Waterfall Climb from Wanaka (3 hours return)

Level 1 Waterfall Climb from Wanaka (3 hours return)

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The Twin Falls are two winding waterfalls located in the picturesque Mt Aspiring National Park, a short drive from Wanaka. Most visitors just see them from the road, but you can get up close to them on this half-day climb that’s suitable for beginners and experts alike. See the National Park from a new perspective and take a dip in hidden pools you find during the climb.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$132.78
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US$132.78

Lead Climbing Wanaka - Half Day

Lead Climbing Wanaka - Half Day

Adventurous travelers will love the chance to try lead climbing in Wanaka. If you have some climbing experience already, this is a great next step. The instructor to client ratio is a maximum of 1:4, so you will get help when you need it. You’ll get a great workout while enjoying mountain views and fresh air and learning new skills.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$146.05
Price varies by group size
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US$146.05
Price varies by group size

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What people are saying about Wanaka Tours

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Milford Sound Glacier Flight & Cruise from Wanaka
"The whole flight was fantastic, we got to see just how vast the southern mountain ranges were, the cruise was spectacular, penguins and seals then anther spectacular flight back highly recommend it."..."
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Jet Boat and Wilderness Walk Tour from Wanaka
"We have had a number of excellent, exciting experiences on this trip to NZ... but far and away, this was the best so far. Fun, beautiful, fabulous boat driver, knowledgeable and concerned with everyone's comfort and safety. If you do only one excursion ... make it this one."..."
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Lakeland Jet Boat Adventure - Clutha River
"We loved it!!!|Thrilling.. Educational... Fun..|Its amazing.|The team was very clear on their instructions. Felt very safe in their hands. Highly recommended!"..."
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Lake Cruise & Island Nature Walk- meet the boat 10 minutes prior to Departure
"Chris, our host, was amazing with his eco knowledge and stories - brilliant trip and memorable experience! John and Maria"..."
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Mou Waho Island Cruise and Nature Walk from Wanaka
"We had a lovely day out. The views from the boat are stunning and the walk on the island was quite refreshing with beautiful views all round. We were lucky enough to have a close encounter with a Weka. Our guide Kyle was very informative and helpful. Thank you for a wonderful experience"..."
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Wanaka Water Taxi Mou Waho Island Tour
"Kyle was fantastic as our host and guide. Mou Waho was magical, a bucket list item for sure. Our teen loved the walk with Lake Paradise at the end. One of the best things to do in Wanaka as an individual or as a family. Worth every penny."..."
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Wine Tour & Maori Culture Wanaka
"Had the best day. Joe very knowledgeable about Māori history and culture. Absolutely recommend if you enjoy great wines and an appreciation of local vineyards."..."
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Lake Wanaka 1-Hour Cruise Including Wine and Cheese Board
"Highly recommend doing this little wine and cheese board cruise! Great way to see the beautiful lake and Wanaka. Large variety of drinks offered and a yummy cheese board. Great experience."..."
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Wine Tour with Wine Tasting from Wanaka
"This was our first wine tour, would definitely recommend this company they are brilliant. John was a great tour guide, he was so friendly and knowledgeable about the area. We were taken to 4 fantastic vineyards where we tasted the most delicious wines and couldn’t resist buying a few bottles. We also had a delicious platter at one of the vineyards where we sat outside enjoying the views in the sunshine. Each vineyard was special in their one way and we throughly enjoyed learning about how they made the wines. This tour was well organised and great value for money. Would definitely go with this company again, thanks team and we will see you again in the future. Emma and Tom"..."
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1-Hour Ruby Island Cruise and Walk from Wanaka
"Tim the operator was very informative and friendly. Had a great time and this is a must do experience in Wanala."..."
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Wilderness Adventure Including Scenic flight Self-guided Hike and Jet Boat Ride
"Excellent adventure. We recommend you take a pair of river crossing sandals. Both the plane pilot Ryan and the jet boat pilot Hayden were expert navigators. 5 Stars for sure!"..."
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Classic Wanaka Wine Tour
"We had an amazing day, pick up was easy and on time. We got to see a great range of vineyards and variety of wines. Would definitely recommend and will go again next time I bisot"..."
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Level 1 Waterfall Climb from Wanaka (3 hours return)
"We upgraded to level 2, which was the best decision. Absolutely amazing experience. Amazing guides and was totally safe. So pleased we did it"..."
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