The crystal-clear waters of Lake Wanaka, New Zealand's fourth largest
lake reflect the snow-capped peaks of Mount
Aspiring National Park, whose dominant feature is Mt Aspiring,
towering above a magnificent glacier-sculpted wilderness.
A wide range of attractions and adventure sports is all within reach
of Wanaka. Take a scenic cruise on the Lake, sample locally made wines,
or fish at one of the easily accessible spots. Alternatively, venture
into the hills and mountains surrounding Wanaka. Mountain biking, tramping and climbing are all available
in this area. Wanaka is also one of New Zealand's top ski destinations, with four ski and snowboarding areas nearby.
There is broad range of accommodation
in Wanaka for all budgets. Wanaka is also an ideal family
holiday destination, as well as an opportunity to see the country at its
Wanaka is also an ideal location to explore the Southern Lakes region,
Queenstown is a 50 minutes drive (65
kms) across the Crown Range, Cromwell
(55 kms) and Alexandra
(86 kms) are also only a short drive away.