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“Beautiful”
Review of Lake Wanaka

Lake Wanaka
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US$151.12*
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Mount Cook to Wanaka Tour
Ranked #1 of 74 things to do in Wanaka
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Essex
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251 reviews
94 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
Reviewed 5 July 2014

It's a huge lake with so many activities you are spoiled for choice.

We just walked along the many paths around the shores close to the town

Visited March 2014
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Sydney, Australia
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145 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“perfect”
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Wanaka is a magical place, the lake is stunning, and the town has grown so much in the last few years, BEAUTIFUL stunning place , defiantly need a couple of nights in lake Wanaka - magic

Visited June 2014
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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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“Mountains & Lake ideal”
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Lake Wanaka is situated between superb mountain scenery you could easily be in Switzerland sunrise or sunset peace and tranquility along to Dublin bay just peace and rabbits.

Visited July 2014
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South Wales
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185 reviews
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“One of New Zealand's jewels.”
Reviewed 8 June 2014

This lake is one of the best I've visited, and I've been to quite a few as a landscape photographer. Whichever way you arrive here, the surrounding landscape is just awesome. Rugged mountains with snow-capped peaks and then the lovely town at the end.
There are many vantage points on the lakeside to view it from different angles and it is well worth travelling around to see them.
This is definitely one of New Zealand's jewels!

Visited January 2014
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Derbyshire
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“Trip of a Lifetime”
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Lake Wanaka is a place when visiting New Zealand you have to stay.Walking by the lake shore with the mountains behind is magic,at any time of day.This place is not a place to spend just one day or night,you need longer.

Visited March 2014
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