Walking around Wānaka is one of the best ways to see the beauty of the area
But Wānaka’s for everyone, so if a stroll is more your style, there’s a great selection of short tracks close to town, that offer something suitable for the whole family.
Wānaka is one of the most pristine parts of the world - so here's some tips on how to be a responsible traveller. Leave your car and take a bus or shuttle to the start of a track from as little as $5.
Drones are not permitted on any Council, Department of Conservation or private land without the necessary permission or consent, this includes private and non-commercial use. A Civil Aviation Part 102 license is also required. See Where Can I Fly My Drone?
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Download Wānaka Outdoor Pursuits Brochure for more details on the tracks around Wānaka.
How to be a responsible traveller