10 things to do on a rainy day in Wanaka

1. Puzzling World

There's more to Puzzling World than just the Great Maze. Inside is the Sculptillusion Gallery, Wall Wonders, the Ames Room, the Hall of Following Faces, the Tilted House, the Tumbling Towers and the Hologram Hall. More than enough to fill in a hour or an afternoon! 

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3. Crossfire

Experiences you can do and stay dry include: archery, golf driving range, rifle range and claybird shooting.. Crossfire offers competitive family fun with prices starting at just $5! 

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4. Basecamp Adventures - Wanaka Climbing Centre

Clip 'n Climb is part of the unique indoor climbing centre at Basecamp. Action packed activities with individually themed climbing challenges provide exciting, active entertainment for everyone. 

6. Realm Virtual Reality Centre

Realm Virtual Reality Centre is New Zealand's largest fully immersive VR experience. Using cutting edge Infinity Platforms they can cater for up to 10 people at a time, with linked experiences or individual adventures. Don't just stand there, get into a game. 

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We did REALM VR today, great fun, would definitely do it again. #wanaka #hollysbackpackerwanaka #realmvrwanaka #vr #virtualreality

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7. Warbirds & Wheels Museum

View a world-class collection of 30 privately owned classic cars and motorcycles, plus six fighter aircraft from World War 1, World War 2 through to the impressive SkyHawk and more modern jets. Finish at the unique 1950’s Retro Diner for a coffee or lunch. 

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8. Tasting beer, wine and whisky

Experience a taste of the region, with exceptional wines, craft beer and artisan spirits. Visit Rippon Vineyard, voted one of the best in the world or sample award winning gin "The Source" at The Cardrona Distillery. Beer lovers are also spoilt for choice with Rhyme & Reason, Wanaka Beerworks,  Ground Up Brewing plus many more. A guided tour is a great option if you want to make the most of the tastings.

9. Massage or beauty treatment

A rainy day is a great excuse to pamper yourself. Have a massage, a beauty treatment a haircut or whatever your body needs to look and feel great. Leave Wanaka refreshed and feeling your best. 

10. Retail & caffeine therapy

If you love to shop then Wanaka has everything you need plus a few things you just might want as well. Boutique stores stocking clothing, shoes, jewellery, gifts and artworks sit alongside adventure equipment suppliers. Finish it off with a coffee fix at your favourite cafe