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Beacon Point Walk

Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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An excellent walk with Lake Views

If you have an hour or so, and want some exercise, biking or walking to Beacon Point is a... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
"Easy easy"

This an easily accessible walk (it starts from the town!) and is very easy to do as there is no... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
Chris J
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

If you have an hour or so, and want some exercise, biking or walking to Beacon Point is a worthwhile activity.

Thank miles52
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This an easily accessible walk (it starts from the town!) and is very easy to do as there is no gradient. Early in the morning or in the early evening will offer the greatest rewards. Past the end of the developed track you can continue...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Enjoyed fantastic sunny warm weather in Wanaka so enjoyed this Lakeside Walk, it's easy and should not be missed.

Thank Melinda F
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Lovely, easy walk - enjoyable way to spend an evening. We carried on walking a little further to Bremner Bay where the water was shallow and there were a few children paddling and families having picnics.

Thank chris0801
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

If you are not into the long "real" walks around stunning Wanaka this is an ideal opportunity - enjoying great views, a kind of exercise for people who follow Churchill with his "sport is murder" :-) .

1  Thank BURGWIN
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

While you're in Wanaka, head to Beacon Point beach for sunset. Other than a few runners and a bunch of baby rabbits, I had the whole place to myself. Magical!

Thank tt395
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is an easy walk along the edge of the lake, past the Marina. However, the walker should look towards the land also to admire the many houses that have been built to take account of the wonderful views from on high.

Thank Neville B
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

An easy walk around Lake Wanaka with the most amazingly stunning views of snow capped mountains reflecting on the lake. A photographer's dream!

Thank Jacqui S
Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is a great walk along the lake for any level of fitness. The trail is well kept and not very difficult at all on a bike or walk. The lake views and of the mountains across the lake are spectacular. We usually ride the...More

Thank tomandin2
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Easy walk from Wanaka town, great views and lots of good places to stop off and dip your feet in the water

Thank Lotzi88
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