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Things that always fill you with regret — drunk dialling your ex. Things you never regret — travelling. So isn't it about time you got your adventure on in Wanaka?
This region of South Island is populated by about 4,000 locals.
The national capital, Wellington, is 590 kilometres northeast of Wanaka. Lake Hawea lies 13 kilometres to the northeast.
Looking for a great family day out? Spoil the kids with a stop at the Puzzling World and Basecamp Wanaka Climbing Centre. Wanaka Paintball is another fun-filled attraction that will put a grin on everyone's faces!
Do you and your friends enjoy a few drinks every now and then? See if there are any scheduled tours and pick the brains of the skilled brewers at the Wanaka Beerworks.
Fancy spending a day sampling the local wine? Indulge your palate, as well as learn the art of winemaking used this region, at the Rippon Vineyard.
Can you remember the last time you enjoyed a picnic in the park? Eat, drink and be merry with good food and company at Pembroke Park.
Try to spot the diverse birdlife at Lake Wanaka. Or, if you're feeling like a bit of action, why not enquire about water activities at Lake Hawea?
Wander the calm halls, study the captivating displays and talk to the helpful staff. New Zealand Fighter Pilots Museum and the Wanaka Toy and Transport Museum are top places to think and find out something new. Museum enthusiasts also need to check out the Wanaka Transport & Toy Museum and the Warbirds & Wheels.
Enjoy the intriguing works of art in the gallery spaces of the Gallery Thirty Three. If you stumble upon something that really catches your eye, make sure to find out some more information about the artist.
Your time here won't be complete without a trip to Mount Iron Lookout. Trust us, there's a good reason it's one of the most popular local landmarks.
Do you enjoy a bit of healthy competition? Then slip on your golf glove and challenge a few friends to a game at the Wanaka Golf Club.
Love winter fun? Toss your skis or board in the car and take a drive to Treble Cone or Snowfarm NZ.
Even though you might have visited the most popular sights here, there's always more to explore. Why not also add in a visit to the Picture Lounge?
Itching to lock in your Wanaka hotel? With more than 46 accommodations to select from on lastminute.com.au, finding one that takes your fancy will be as easy as pie!
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