The unspoiled natural beauty of the Wanaka region is an unforgettable experience. Explore breath-taking mountain scenery, spectacular glaciers, lush rainforests, alpine meadows, and crystal-clear lakes and rivers.
Located in the spectacular Alps of the South Island, New Zealand, visitors from around the world are drawn to the Wanaka region by its outstanding beauty. The stunning mountain and lakeside setting and proximity to Mt Aspiring National Park, a Unesco World Heritage Area, makes it the ultimate base for outdoor activities.
Stay at Edgewater Resort, located on the edge of Lake Wanaka, only 20min walk from Wanaka town center. The property offers picturesque lake views, a day spa, a sauna, and a tennis court. Or: Rediscover your senses at a luxurious mountain lodge. Silverpine Lodge rested on the shoreline of Lake Hawea has some of the most spectacular views in the country. Indulge in great food with a Back-country New Zealand hospitality with acclaimed cuisine and wine list.
Element Edgewater Day Spa is located on-site with of Lake Wanaka and the surrounding Mountains. It offers a variety of massage, beauty, and spa treatments.
Wanaka is the perfect destination to escape to for rejuvenation and revitalization. Our focus is on recharging the body and nourish the mind. Our wellness packages offer the perfect balance of awe-inspiring destinations, rejuvenating activities, and healthy food experiences, helping you return home feeling even better than when you left.
For a relaxing weekend we teaming up with Soul Gate, who specializes in hand-crafted yoga journeys and wellness travel. Linking meditation, yoga, and wellness with the country’s unique people, places & experiences. The Founder – Zuzana Vanik – a Professional Yoga Instructor, Third Degree Reiki Practitioner is passionate about teaching yoga and showcasing the exquisite panorama of New Zealand.
Her focus is on encouraging people to “center” and to be in the “present moment”, through the regular practice of yoga & meditation throughout a trip. Allowing each person to put themselves first and pursue a vacation that promotes health and wellbeing, that leaves everyone refreshed and rejuvenated at its end.
We'll take you high into the Buchannan Mountains for jaw-dropping scenery of Wanaka you never knew existed. We're passionate about conservation so you'll help with our predator control program trapping stoats. West Wanaka Station is a fully operational farm so expect to see loads of Red Deer, cattle and yes we even have sheep for the kids to feed. Take a leisurely walk in this alpine meadow or enjoy a hike in these spectacular surroundings.
Self-drive (or private transfers for extra charges) 2 nights
Location: South Island
Accommodation: 4* quality Edgewater Resort B&B, Or: 5* Silverpine Lodge
Next Departure: Daily
LOCATIONS AND HIGHLIGHTS:
Day 1: Queenstown - Wanaka
Decompress after journey
Go for a walk along the lake, Or: bikes for a bike ride along the lakefront.
Evening in the pre-booked Spa / Massage.
Dine at the Hotel’s restaurant.
Day 2: Wanaka
Ridgeline Adventures - hiking, 4x4 driving, sightseeing.
Evening Yoga for muscle tension release & relaxation
(in the hotel room, private yoga session with exclusively your instructor)
Day 3: Wanaka - Queenstown
Morning Yoga session for Energy & Full body stretch.
Visit Lavender Farm or Historic Cardrona
Lunch at the haunted pub.
Drive to the airport. Depart from Queenstown)
(Visit Distillery, or Horse Trekking - extra charge).