About an hour’s drive from Queenstown, Wanaka is very near several excellent ski areas and some very good places to go tramping. Many of the most popular activities in Wanaka involve the beautiful lake.
Lake Wanaka is the perfect setting for an unhurried weekend getaway, an action packed outdoor adventure, a leisurely family holiday and a photographer’s dream. There’s no shortage of activities for all ages on land, on water or in the air. and plenty of reasons to visit Lake Wanaka.