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From Wanaka: Ruby Island 1-Hour Cruise and Photo Walk

1. From Wanaka: Ruby Island 1-Hour Cruise and Photo Walk

Take a relaxing cruise out to Ruby Island and enjoy a guided walk of the island with many incredible photo opportunities. The grade is easy, suitable for children and seniors. A luxury catamaran will guide you ashore on Ruby Island via a hydraulic bow ramp. Discover the intriguing history dating back to the days of prohibition. Often called the jewel of Wanaka, Ruby is small but very photogenic. The eclectic mix of exotic and native plants adds a foreground to the colors of the lake and the mountains behind. After your walk, return to the vessel for the short cruise back to the Wanaka waterfront.

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What people are saying about Wanaka

Fun, laid back and informative excursion . Tim was very knowledgeable about the history and plants of Ruby Island. A great way to start the day ! thanks!.

A great trip, with a knowledgeable team. Made me, my older mother and my 4.5 year old feel very welcome.

Tim was friendly and very knowledgable. The tour was perfect length and the cruise was wonderful.

This was a very pleasant experience. Just the right amount of time and a fair price.

Nice crew, short and sweet cruise when you in Wanaka