Things To Do in Wānaka

There are so many reasons to love Wānaka

Wānaka has so much to do that it will keep even the most active traveller happy -  the hardest thing is deciding what to do!

Explore nearby Mt Aspiring National Park, discover pristine rivers, waterfalls, native forests and mountains on one of the many tracks. Wānaka has over 750km of trails that are made for walking, hiking and mountain biking.

For the adventure seekers' there’s canyoning, skydiving, via ferrata, off road tours and airborne adventures. Summer is perfect for jet-boating, kayaking, sailing and paddle-boarding and in winter the snow-covered mountains, draw skiers and snowboarders from around the globe to three world-class ski fields. 

If a relaxing holiday is more your style, there’s plenty of stunning vistas to appreciate, boutique retail stores, museums, cinemas and art galleries to keep you entertained  

While excellent restaurants, cafes, artisan produce, world-class vineyards, boutique breweries and an award-winning distillery will keep even the most discerning gourmet satisfied.

Check out all the Wānaka activities you can do below and start planning now.