Featured Activities

Long daylight hours means the days usually don’t end until well after 9:00 pm, giving you plenty of time to explore Wānaka.

Play on the lake with kayaking, paddle boarding, water sports & boating, canyoning or just taking a swim at one of the many beach spots around the lake.

The Summer season in Wānaka runs from the beginning of December to the end of February, with an average temperature of 24°C.

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Things To Do in Summer

Summer is an amazing time to do all great outdoor activities in Wānaka, like walking, hiking and biking.

Most Popular Walks
Most Popular Walks
We’ve put together this list with the best hikes in Wānaka (that aren’t Roy’s Peak). You’ll still get the views and the cardio work-out, all while helping us to look after our place while you hike Wа̄naka.
6 Best Swimming Spots in Wānaka
6 Best Swimming Spots in Wānaka
There are many beautiful swimming holes in Wānaka – here are 6 of our favourites.