New Zealand’s South Island is known for its wild landscapes and breathtaking beauty. Wanaka, in the Otago Region, is no exception. Boasting some of the island’s most pristine and unspoilt nature, take a bike tour of the tranquil lakes of Wanaka and Hawea to discover this scenic splendor yourself.
Wanaka is renowned for its spectacular landscapes, characterized by dramatic mountains, picturesque lakes, and rolling hills. The region's beauty is unrivaled, offering visitors breathtaking vistas that change with the seasons, from the vibrant autumn colors to the snow-capped peaks in winter. There really is no better way to discover such pristine natural beauty than by bike.
As the gateway to the stately Southern Alps and Mount Aspiring National Park, there’s no shortage of outdoor adventures in Wanaka. Ski enthusiasts can enjoy the snow season from the beginning of June until mid-October. Numerous hiking trails snake through this breathtaking terrain, creating endless opportunities to discover every facet of this region’s natural beauty: from the Rob Roy Glacier to the buzzing, outdoorsy atmosphere of Wanaka town.
Wanaka’s vast open spaces, pristine lakes, and secluded valleys provide a serene environment to relax and ride in. Take the family-friendly Lake Hawea to Wanaka Bike Tour to meander along the breathtaking banks of the Hawea River towards Wanaka. These trails provide the perfect opportunity to unwind, make unforgettable memories, and leave the worries of metropolitan life behind.