Only 1 hour from Queenstown, Wanaka reveals herself as a boutique haven for winter holiday makers. Situated on the edge of picturesque Lake Wanaka, Wanaka town is only 30-45 minutes away from the fantastic ski areas of Cardrona and Treble Cone.
Pepper your ski holiday with fun off the slopes. Try a 4WD tour, lake cruise or amble around the town checking out the shops, cafes, restaurants and bars.
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You’ll be mesmerised as your plane descends between the sky-piercing Alps and lands at New Zealand’s most picturesque airport, Queenstown. Enjoy the beautifully scenic 1-hour drive over the Crown Range, before Wanaka reveals herself.
Situated on the edge of Lake Wanaka, Wanaka is a boutique-style town giving you the freedom to do your own thing, away from the crowds. Enjoy your evening relaxing beside a roaring open fire at one of the excellent bars or restaurants, watching the sun set over the lake.
Start in Central Queenstown
Queenstown is a place for adventure and indulgence. From sky-diving to fine dining, this resort town offers something for everyone.
End in Wanaka town
A lively town buzzing with a carefree spirit, Wanaka’s picture-perfect location and easy access to the outdoors makes it the ultimate base for your holiday.
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