The ever popular stand-up paddleboard (or SUP as it’s more commonly referred to), is one sport that’s taking the world by storm. It’s tranquil, affordable and you can do it on your own or with a group. For all your SUP needs check out Paddle Wānaka, set up right on the beach for maximum convenience, they have boards to rent, do intro courses and host guided trips.
Watch the sunset while cruising the beautiful Lake Wānaka with a wine in hand – sound idyllic? Lake Wānaka Cruises offers not only a beautiful scenic trip via That Wānaka Tree and Ruby Island but you can enjoy the views with a glass of local wine, a beer and a cheese platter. Now that’s a happy hour!
Explore the beautiful and wild islands of Lake Wanaka. There are several tour companies that offer transport or tours to Mou Waho, Mou Tapu and Stevenson’s Arm.
So you fancy yourself an angler? The best way to land the big one is to go along on a guided tour of Wānaka’s lakes and rivers with an experienced fishing guide. They’ll show you all the secret spots and ehlp you land the fish of your dreams!
If you’re up for adventure, an adrenaline rush or catching your prize fish, then we’ve got you covered. But if you want to just chill out, the lake brings the goods there too. Pick any spot along the shoreline for sun, BBQs, people-watching or just breathing in the fresh mountain air.