FRANZ JOSEF GLACIER → WANAKA, via SH 6
Drive from Franz Josef Glacier to Wanaka via state highway 6.
Wanaka is a resort town situated at the southern end of Lake Wanaka. It is surrounded by mountains. This town is the gateway to Mount Aspiring National Park.
Wanaka is a beautiful place of lakes, mountains, rivers, diverse attractions, and endless activities.
Wanaka appeals to both adventure lovers and relaxation-minded travelers. This town is the perfect place for every type of tourist wishing adrenaline-pumping experience, or family friendly activities, or a romantic experience.
Things to do & see in Wanaka:
Mt Aspiring National Park
(bizarre buildings, rooms of illusion, and the world-famous Great Maze).
National transport and toy Museum
(One of the largest private collections in the world, with over 600 vehicles, 15 Aircraft, over 60,000 toys and 1,000’s of miscellaneous items).
Warbirds & Wheels museum
(world-class collection of classic and vintage automobiles & military aircraft).
Learn to fly a plane.
(The company will offer you for trial flight of 20 min, 30 min, and more, over some of the beautiful scenery in New Zealand. My sister tried to fly a plane in Wanaka).
walking, hiking, mountain biking.
trout & salmon fishing
jet-boating, kayaking, paddle-boarding
and many more…
Photos (Puzzling World Wanaka):
For more detail information, go to these sites:
Puzzling world : http://www.puzzlingworld.co.nz/
National transport and toy museum : http://nttmuseumwanaka.co.nz/
Warbirds & Wheels museum: http://warbirdsandwheels.com/
Learning to fly an airplane : https://www.learntoflynz.com/trial-flights or http://www.u-flywanaka.co.nz/index.html
To be continued to New Zealand trip, where to go? part 5 (Te Anau)