Wanaka Remote Alpine Escape

​Explore the wonders of Wanaka from every angle on this luxurious escape. Staying in New Zealand’s highest luxury accommodation and revelling in uninterrupted tranquillity on the shores of Lake Wanaka.

Journey Overview

Explore the wonders of Wanaka from every angle on this luxurious escape. Staying in New Zealand’s highest luxury accommodation and revelling in uninterrupted tranquillity on the shores of Lake Wanaka, discover this breathtaking region at your own pace.

Journey Highlights 

  • Enjoy exclusive use of Whare Kea chalet – New Zealand’s highest luxury accommodation
  • Return scenic helicopter flights over the majestic Southern Alps
  • Three course gourmet dinner served by your private Mountain Host
  • Revel in lakeside luxury at Edgewater, on the shores of Lake Wanaka

New Zealand Dollar Price: $2,730 per person*

*This special price is only valid until 20 January 2021. Please contact us for prices outside of this date range.

Itinerary

Journey Itinerary

Day 1: Queenstown - Wanaka

Start your adventure in Queenstown, collecting your rental vehicle from the airport, and making your way to wonderful Wanaka at your own pace. Your destination will be the Aspiring Helicopters base, from which you’ll be whisked away on a stunning ten minute scenic helicopter into the Southern Alps. The highest luxury accommodation in New Zealand, nestled between mighty peaks in the Albert Burn Saddle, the resplendent Whare Kea Chalet sits proudly awaiting your arrival. Settle into your alpine haven, and watch the sun set over the alps while enjoying a gourmet 3-course meal prepared and served by your personal host.
Whare Kea Chalet | Meals: D

Day 2: Wanaka

Dawn breaks and you'll awaken to the sound of breakfast being prepared. Marvel once again at the spectacular vistas and enjoy a relaxed breakfast before meeting your helicopter transfer back to Lake Wanaka. Once back on solid ground, make your way to your lakeside cocoon of luxury for the next few days, the expansive and luxurious Edgewater. With sprawling lawns stretching right to the water's edge, revel in the truly tranquil surrounds, the rest of the day yours to relax or explore at your leisure. 
Edgewater, Lake Wanaka | Meals: B

Day 3: Wanaka

Today is at leisure to explore Wanaka and its beautiful surroundings. The lake’s shimmering surface is perfect for all manner of water sports, or perhaps a spot of fishing. Downtown Wanaka is home to a vibrant mix of restaurants, cafes, and shops for you to explore, and there are many nearby wineries to enjoy tastings and tours., If you’re feeling active, a walk to any park of the region will see you met with scenery sure to take your breath away.
Edgewater, Lake Wanaka | Meals: B

Day 4: Wanaka - Queenstown

Today concludes your wondrous Wanaka escape, enjoy a farewell breakfast before making your way to return your rental vehicle to Queenstown Airport.
Meals: B

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Accommodation

Accommodation

Whare Kea Chalet, Wanaka

Wanaka Remote Alpine Escape

Nestled amongst the peaks of the Southern Alps, the highest luxury accommodation in New Zealand at 1750 metres (5700ft) in the Albert Bur ... Read more

Edgewater, Wanaka

Wanaka Remote Alpine Escape

A lakeside haven standing proudly on Lake Wanaka. Edgewater is the perfect destination for you to experience the distinctive four seasons ... Read more

Journey Dates & Prices

From NZD$2,730 per person*.

*This special price is only valid until 20 January 2021. Please contact us for prices outside of this date range.

As this suggested itinerary can be personalised to your specific requirements, it is not available for online booking.

Depending on your preferred dates and arrangements, final pricing will vary from low season to peak season travel.

Please call A&K on 1300 851 800 or send us a booking enquiry to book this journey.