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Wanaka Nature Encounter

Full Day

Price from £206 per person

Operated by Ridgeline, enjoy a boat cruise to Mou Waho Island Nature Reserve on Lake Wanaka and a guided walk to the summit to reveal island's secret - in island on top of an island. Learn about the rare native birds including Weka, Bellbird, Wood Pigeon and Tui. Help the environment by planting your own native tree on the island. Cruise back to Wanaka and spend some free time exploring Wanaka's cafes or restaurants (own expenses). In the afternoon experience the rugged beauty and solitude of the spectacular high country, with this exclusive 4WD journey exploring a historic New Zealand sheep, cattle and deer farm. See Maori and European historic sites, breathtaking scenery and breathe pure mountain air. This journey offers a unique insight into Wanaka’s rich history, heritage and modern-day farming life.


Hotel pick up/drop off Wanaka accommodation
Local guide
Boat cruise to Mou Waho Island Nature Reserve

Months: Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr
Days: Daily  
Duration: 1 Day
Starts: 09:00  
Ends: 17:30
Does not operate on Christmas Day.