Water activity

Lake Wanaka Happy Hour Cruise

4.6 / 5

25 reviews

Activity provider: Lake Wanaka Cruises

Lake Wanaka Happy Hour Cruise

Activity provider: Lake Wanaka Cruises

From US$ 33.39 per person

Relax with a glass of chilled Pinot Gris and bask in the evening light on a 1-hour happy hour cruise on Lake Wanaka. Enjoy the amazing views of Wanaka from the boat and take a picture of the famous Lone Tree.

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Duration 1 hour
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Climb aboard a luxury catamaran for a short cruise on the stunning Lake Wanaka
  • End the day with a relaxing glass of local wine or beer
  • Marvel at the incredible scenery from the water
Full description
Set off on a 1-hour cruise on Lake Wanaka to enjoy crystal-clear waters and beautiful scenery. The perfect end to a great day or the perfect beginning to a great night. Cruise down the Wanaka waterfront and over toward the famous Lone Tree before tracking up to Waterfall Creek and Ruby Island. Head across to Stevensons Peninsula before returning via Beacon Point and Eley Point. Don't forget to bring your camera and take pictures while cruising to remember this relaxing experience.  As you cruise along, enjoy a local wine or beer on your cruise, included in the ticket. The cruise is fully licensed and further drinks can be purchased on board.
  • Luxury catamaran cruise
  • Glass of local wine or beer
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Additional beverages
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Lake front near 100 Ardmore St, Wanaka, New Zealand. Your cruise departs beside the old jetty on the Wanaka lakefront.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This activity is subject to favorable weather conditions and minimum number requirements
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 25 reviews

Review summary

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  • Transportation
  • Value for money
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it was a lovely experience that was booked last minute. the skipper was lovely and the views so worth around sunset. there was a small group that was on board so it felt intimate and private. I reccomend if you just want to start your night off or want some time to relax and soak in the views

September 29, 2019

September 28, 2022

Very friendly staff, complimentary snack are also with good quality, view are awesome, worthy and indeed with lots of fun!

August 17, 2022

Product ID: 148334