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Where is Wanaka?
Traveling someplace new is exhilarating — and a little intimidating too. Take some of the stress out of your travels by researching Wanaka, starting with its location.
Wanaka is 370 miles from Wellington which is the national capital.
Forget about the big-name attractions — it's the locals that make a place tick. In this part of South Island, you'll find 4,000 of them.
Places to Visit in Wanaka
When you feel like you need to escape from the rigors of sightseeing, grab your hat and stretch out in the sun at Lake Wanaka. Want to keep the good times rolling? There's always time for a mouthful of wine, so try a few of the delectable drops on offer at Rippon Vineyard. Also learn about winemaking, from the peeling and pressing to how the product gets aged in barrels. But wait, that's not all! Planning an outing to Puzzling World? Don't be too surprised if you find yourself chuckling in the center of it. It can be exasperating but amusing trying to find your way to the end!
Car Rentals in Wanaka
Take your travel lust further by checking out car rentals in Wanaka. No matter where you plan to go or what you're hoping to do, Orbitz will help you find a rental that suits your adventurous spirit.
Unfortunately, there are no car rental outlets close to Wanaka Airport, so you'll have to organize another way if you're arriving by air.
Where to stay in Wanaka – Hotel Accommodation
Orbitz currently lists 46 hotels in Wanaka
. Book one of the top options so you can begin organizing the remainder of your unforgettable vacation.Want us to help with your booking? Our recommendations are the Lakeside Apartments
and Wanaka Alpine Lodge
Nearest Airports to Wanaka
It can be challenging arriving in a place you've never visited before, but the more you know about your destination, the more confident you'll feel. The closest airport to Wanaka is Wanaka Airport (WKA). It's positioned 8 miles to the southeast of the downtown area.
Popular Places to Visit Near Wanaka
Seen all there is to see in Wanaka itself? If you've got more time up your sleeve, there is plenty more on offer in the surrounding areas. You might be unaware that you're only 30 miles from Dalefield
. It's an ideal starting point to reach Coronet Peak Ski Area. This attraction is adored by tourists and locals alike.
No Cancellation Fees
Whether you've had second thoughts or your plans have veered off-course for a different reason, we won't ask for a fee if you need to cancel or alter your booking.^ As we can't speak for your airline or hotel, it might be wise to check their policies.