Roys Peak Track, Wanaka

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  • This really is a challenge, very steep. I read in an earlier review "when you think you want to give up, don't.. just keep going" well I had this feeling on the first hill, as it was quite a shock, at...  more »
  • Best hike I have done to date. Hard climb up. Steep trail that weaves up the mountain. Takes three hours to get to the top. You pass through fields of sheep and cows so lots of poop on the ground. The...  more »
  • This hike is amazing- it is scenic and also challenging, and was my personal favorite thing we did on our trip to NZ. It is about 10 miles and it took us 7 hours to complete at a leisurely pace with s...  more »

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As a popular ski and resort town, Wanaka offers an abundance of accommodation options. Views of the lake can be requested at the many boutique and luxury hotels, while travelers aiming to get straight up into the mountains may want to try one of the multitude of more affordable resorts and campsites. Good connections take visitors up the slopes and down again to their bed for the night. For those traveling into the town by car, motels are dotted along the main roads, offering good access to Wanaka itself and the surrounding scenery.
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