Activities

Food, Wine & Nightlife

Central Otago Full-Day Wine Tour from Queenstown

Discover the diverse wines of Central Otago on this full-day wine tour from Queenstown. Travel through the Bannockburn, Cromwell, and at different times Wanaka wine regions with a guide and sample Central Otago’s wines at up to four or five different wineries. Taste diverse wines from grapes such as chardonnay, pinot noir, and riesling, and master the fine art of pairing them with cheese. During your 6-hour tour, gain insight into the various winemaking techniques in operation and admire sweeping views over the fertile valleys. This tour includes round-trip travel from your Queenstown hotel.
$114
6 hours
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

35-Minute Helicopter Flight Including Glacier Landing from Wanaka

Your 35-minute helicopter flight provides a once-in-a-lifetime experience to step on an ancient Glacier at 7,000 ft (2,300m) with breathtaking views across Mount Aspiring National Park. Your flight takes you from the Matukituki Valley above extensive valleys carved out by glaciers thousands of years ago across snow capped peaks to land on a glacier with stunning 360-degree views of the surrounding Southern Alps.
$280
35 minutes
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

25-Minute Helicopter Tour Including Snow Landing from Wanaka

You can land on snow year-round with this stunning scenic flight from the Matukituki Valley across tussock-covered slopes and into the alps with exceptional views across the snowy peaks of Mount Aspiring National Park.
$220
25 minutes
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

1-Hour Ruby Island Cruise and Walk from Wanaka

This is the most popular cruise when time is limited, the Ruby Island Cruise is a great way to explore the outstanding scenery of Lake Wanaka, New Zealand in just over 1-Hour. Guests will enjoy a self guided tour of the island with many incredible photo opportunities on this small-group tour. The grade is easy and suitable for children and seniors as well.
$35
1.25 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Stevensons Island Cruise and Nature Walk from Wanaka

Enjoy a 2 hour small group cruise and nature walk to Stevensons island. Once aboard the luxury catamaran, guests will relax in comfort and enjoy a 40 minute cruise among spectacular mountain scenery followed by a guided tour to the island summit with outstanding photo opportunities.
$56
2 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Classic Wanaka Wine Tour

Enjoy a full day small-group wine tour in and around Wanaka and Central Otago. You'll experience award winning wines, gourmet food and stunning scenery with your knowledgeable and friendly guide. This tour includes a gourmet platter-style lunch at one of the best vineyard restaurants in the region, plus tastings at up to 6 award winning boutique vineyards. Whether you are a complete wine novice, or a dedicated wine connoisseur, you will be ensured of an enjoyable time. 
$184
6.5 hours
Outdoor Activities

Cardrona High Country Pub Trail Horse Riding Trek

Saddle up on this very unique horse trekking experience, just 20 minutes from Wanaka. The half-day High Country Pub horse trek takes you up into the beautiful mountains of Cardrona Valley allowing breath taking views of the surrounding Pisa and Crown Ranges and Cardrona Ski Area. No riding experience is necessary as all tuition is provided, however if you want to cut loose there are many chances for trotting and cantering on this ride and a stopover at the historic Cardrona Hotel to stretch your legs and enjoy a drink on us!
$106
3.5 hours
Outdoor Activities

Wanaka Tandem Skydive From 12,000 Feet 3-Hour Tour

Enjoy a 20-minute scenic ride to altitude on this 3-hour sky diving adventure from Wanaka. Strap yourself to a beautiful stranger and soar over the stunning Southern Alps. You will have amazing views over the snow capped mountains, glaciers, lakes and the South island's longest River, the Clutha. Skydiving is one of life's must do's and Wanaka is one of the most stunning places to tick off your bucket list. Free transport from central Wanaka is included.
$249
3 hours
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

9000ft Tandem Skydive in Wanaka

Enjoy a 20-minute scenic ride to altitude on this 3-hour sky diving adventure from Wanaka. Strap yourself to a beautiful stranger and soar over the stunning Southern Alps. You will have amazing views over the snow capped mountains, glaciers, lakes and the South island's longest River, the Clutha. Skydiving is one of life's must do's and Wanaka is one of the most stunning places to tick off your bucket list. Free transport from central Wanaka is included.
$213
3 hours
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

15000ft Tandem Skydive in Wanaka

Enjoy a 20-minute scenic ride to altitude on this 3-hour sky diving adventure from Wanaka. Strap yourself to a beautiful stranger and soar over the stunning Southern Alps. You will have amazing views over the snow capped mountains, glaciers, lakes and the South island's longest River, the Clutha. Skydiving is one of life's must do's and Wanaka is one of the most stunning places to tick off your bucket list. Free transport from central Wanaka is included.
$320
3 hours