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Address: Lakeside Road, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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+64 3-443 6665
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There's no better way to experience stunning Lake Wanaka than from the deck...

There's no better way to experience stunning Lake Wanaka than from the deck of our luxury 8 metre launch. Adventure Wanaka offers fishing,scenic cruises, picnics on secluded islands and private charters on the lake. Located in the heart of the beautiful Southern Lakes Region, Wanaka has a wonderful variety of beaches, bays and bush clad islands just waiting to be explored.

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Davy's a legend.

Davy is a legend. This fishing trip rates as one of the best we've had and it was all down to Davy (and his wife's great chocky muffins). I really appreciated how much he loved... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
sliggywalts
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Invercargill, New Zealand
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Invercargill, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Davy is a legend. This fishing trip rates as one of the best we've had and it was all down to Davy (and his wife's great chocky muffins). I really appreciated how much he loved his job and while we trolled Davy had cracker banter. We simply had a blast AND we both hooked fish. Thanks Davy, beaut way to... More 

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

We spent a couple of hours on the lake . It has bees one of the most wonderful things we have done in N.Z.. Apart from the scenario, astonishing, the courtesy of the guy has been also one of the most wonderful things we have had in N.Z.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This was an excellent trip, Davy is a great fishing guide and host who made the whole experience really enjoyable. He knows the best places to go and will try everything he can to get you a fish. The homemade muffins and cookies are awesome. Whether you're along for serious fishing or just the scenery you can't help but enjoy... More 

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Thank ajk665
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

A memorable day on Lake Wanaka. Davy is a perfect guide. He knows the lake well, and the best spots to fish. We landed some very nice browns, and a big rainbow that put on a good show. Davy grilled up one of the browns right on the boat for lunch, which tasted fantastic. It was even better with some... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We booked at the last minute as our expedition to Milford Sound was cancelled due to the weather. Davy took us out on his boat, for a scenic 2 hour cruise. He was informative and very friendly. My husband is disabled, but we managed to board the boat with ease and he was very comfortable on the boat. Lake Wanaka... More 

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Hamilton & Waikato Region
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

A wonderful morning on Lake Wanaka. Davy is lots of fun and a great guide. A lovely boat and delicious muffin too. Definitely recommend!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

...on a rather cold and rainy day, which we could enjoy right on board thanks to Davy! As fresh as you can possibly have a trout, delicious!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

My husband and I like were looking forward to organising a fishing trip in New Zealand during our trip on the South Island in May 2015. We had tried to book Adventure Wanaka online prior to arriving in the town but all slots were fully booked. Once we had arrived and checked in to our holiday park we spoke to... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Fantastic morning with Davy fishing on Lake Wanaka. He made myself and the family of four who were also fishing welcome and relaxed. During the morning homemade muffins and lemonade were available along with hot drinks. A beautiful morning but a slow start with the fish. Despite my clumsy efforts to land two ( that got away) he remained cheerful... More 

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Afton, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

A morning spent fishing with Davy on gorgeous Lake Wanaka was certainly a highlight of our South Island trip. Davy is a superb guide, knowledgeable, professional and courteous. The boat and equipment are top notch. He provided late morning tea with delicious homemade muffins by his wife Trish. Last but certainly not least we caught dinner! A beautiful rainbow trout... More 

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