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Wilderness Adventures & Team Building

With Mount Aspiring National Park, a world heritage area, right at Wanaka's backdoor there's no shortage of opportunities to experience the majesty of its glaciers, rainforest, waterfalls and mountains.

Days can begin with a helicopter flight for breakfast on a glacier, then rendezvous with a jetboat on the river bank for an exhilerating ride into the wild, swap the jet-boat for a 4WD and then finish the day watching the sunset over Lake Wanaka from the top of mountain with a glass of local pinot noir ... Or for budding Bear Grylls types, how about an overnight wilderness experience in one of the many backcountry huts?

Wilderness Team Building
Wilderness Team Building
There's no shortage of wilderness opportunities to experience around Lake Wanaka.
Snow Business
Snow Business
Roar over the snow in a car, a sled or on snow shoes - never a dull moment in Lake Wanaka.
Airborne Activities
Airborne Activities
A great time to see the region from above...
Luxury
Luxury
Everyone deserves a little bit of luxury but you deserve alot more...

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More information on Team Building Activities - Conferences, Lake Wanaka, New Zealand

Our small-group, authentic Farm Safaris and exclusive Photography tours explore the best of Wanaka's raw natural beauty. Travel private back-roads on one of...

11 Sandy's Lane, Wanaka

Minaret Station is NZ’s first luxury tented camp, located at the head of stunningly picturesque glacial valley in the Southern Alps. Accessible only...

, Wanaka

Offering an on-site restaurant and bar with lake views, Lake Hawea Hostel is just a 2-minute walk from the lakefront. It features BBQ...

1 Capell Ave,, Wanaka

From $25 NZD

TripAdvisor rating: 4.5

Peak Function Centre is Wanaka’s brand new, premier conference and function venue. This contemporary, centrally located venue, is unrivalled in style and functionality....

181 - 185 Upton Street, Wanaka

Wilkin River Jets/Backcountry Helicopters.
Established 1968 and pioneers of shallow water jet boating and wilderness discovery. Operating from the timeless land of Makarora -...

Haast Pass Highway SH6 Cnr, Makarora-Wanaka

From $119 NZD

Its not every day that you strap yourself to a beautiful stranger and leap from a perfectly good aircraft ! Welcome to Skydive...

14 Mustang Lane, Wanaka

People of all ages love to play the Wanaka Paintball. Games start from $25.00 per person including gun, overalls, masks, and 100 paintballs....

361 Riverbank Road, Wanaka

From $45 NZD

Wanaka Kayaks offer freedom rentals and guided tours. We have modern sea kayaks, as well as sit-on-tops kayaks for families.

We supply the kayak,...

Lakefront, Wanaka

From $12 NZD

Offering the Great Maze, Illusion Rooms, Roman Toilets, Leaning Tower, Puzzle Centre & gift shop and café, Puzzling World has eccentricity covered and...

188 Wanaka-Luggate, Wanaka

From $12 NZD

TripAdvisor rating: 4.5

Visit this unique, low cost and enjoyable attraction and enjoy a range of shooting activities that can only be experienced at Have A...

RD 2, Lake Wanaka

Alpine Helicopters are scenic flight specialists and offer an amazing aerial introduction to the breathtaking Southern Lakes and World Heritage listed Mt Aspiring...

10 Lloyd Dunn Avenue, Wanaka

From $185 NZD

TripAdvisor rating: 5

Specialising in group accommodation, Albert Town Lodge has 8 rooms sleeping 34 guests, a well equipped communal kitchen and large dining and lounge...

8 Wexford Street, Wanaka

From $30 NZD

TripAdvisor rating: 5

Mountain Range Boutique Lodge has the perfect combination of friendly hospitality, panoramic mountain views and laid-back luxury. Seven ensuite guest rooms, outdoor hot...

Heritage Park, Wanaka

From $240 NZD

TripAdvisor rating: 5

Offering a range of skippered day & overnight sightseeing excursions with on board facilities for a memorable event. Dual Image is a 55ft...

82 Meadowstone Drive, Wanaka

From $75 NZD

Lake cruises, Island visits, bush walks and boat charters. We can cater for private functions and conferences for up to 40 passengers. BBQ,...

The Log Cabin,, Lake Wanaka

From $10 NZD

We offer a full range of packaged scenic helicopter flights to Mt Aspiring & Glaciers, Milford Sound and Mt Cook as well as...

2211 Mt Aspiring Road, Wanaka

From $170 NZD

TripAdvisor rating: 5.0

18 hole golf club set among mature trees with magnificent lake and mountain views. Suitable for golfers of all abilities, Pro Shop, Clubhouse...

P O Box 182, Wanaka

This exciting 60 minute adventure begins with a relaxing 15 minute jaunt across the lake before entering the mighty Clutha River.
Here, this NZ...

The Log Cabin,, Wanaka

From $109 NZD

Minutes from central Wanaka, Criffel Station provides your wedding, conference or corporate event with a unique high country flavor and refreshing point of...

81 Mt Barker Road, Wanaka

Join us for an unforgettable fully guided mountain biking experience. Discover the real New Zealand as we take you on exclusive trails around...

17-23 Dunmore St, Wanaka

From $95 NZD