Located in the stunning alps of New Zealand’s South Island, Wanaka is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty and excellent ski resorts. From Wanaka you have access to three resorts, Treble Cone (25 mins), Cardrona (35 mins) and New Zealand’s only Cross Country Ski area Snow Farm (40mins), as well as amazing heli-skiing terrain. While being a quieter town compared to Queenstown, there is still a great range of restaurants and bars for all tastes and budgets to keep you fed and entertained off the mountain.
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How to get to
WanakaWanaka is located in New Zealand's South Island, just 1 hour from Queenstown Airport. You can hire a car or take a shuttle.
Wanaka Trail MapsFrom Wanaka you can access three different resorts that all offer something different. Find out more with out resort guides and trail maps.
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Guide to Queenstown and Wanaka
Two of the most popular regions for people looking to ski in New Zealand are Queenstown and Wanaka. Both areas have fantastic snow, plenty of restaurants and bars, amazing scenery and an array of other activities to keep you busy. [...]