Wanaka: Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flight

(1 customer review)

View beautiful Wanaka from above on a scenic hot air balloon ride. Float over Wanaka’s stunning landscape including Lake Hawea and Lake Wanaka, with 360-degree views surrounded by the Southern Alps. Book your Wanaka: Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flight here.

SKU: 466245 Category: Tag:


Discover Wanaka

Book Wanaka: Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flight now! Located in New Zealand’s South Island, Wanaka is a gem in the Otago region. This town is a sanctuary nestled among the majestic Southern Alps. Its close proximity to Mt. Aspiring National Park makes it a haven for nature lovers and adventurers alike. The region boasts of its stunning lakes, with Lake Wanaka and Lake Hawea standing out. Lake Hawea holds the title as New Zealand’s ninth largest lake. Visitors are captivated by the untouched splendor of this landscape. Indeed, Wanaka offers a visual feast that remains etched in memory long after one leaves. The area is also a playground for various outdoor activities. From hiking trails that offer panoramic views to thrilling water sports on the lakes, Wanaka is an adventure-seeker’s paradise. The crisp, clean air and the scent of wildflowers add to the sensory delights of this picturesque destination.


As the seasons change, so does the landscape, offering a different kind of beauty with each passing month. Winter transforms the region into a snowy wonderland, perfect for skiing and snowboarding. The local cuisine, infused with fresh, seasonal produce, provides a delightful complement to the day’s adventures. Moreover, the community’s commitment to sustainability ensures that the natural beauty of Wanaka is preserved for future generations. The eco-conscious approach extends to local businesses, many of which use organic and locally sourced materials. Enriching the green experience, Wanaka’s parks and reserves feature carefully curated walking paths that meander through native flora and fauna.

Best Time for Flight Experiences

Wanaka: Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flight – For those looking to explore the skies, early morning flights are ideal. During this time, the weather is typically calm and the air is stable. It’s the perfect setting for a serene flight over the breathtaking scenery. Wanaka’s sky adventures promise tranquil yet exhilarating experiences. Whether by plane or hot-air balloon, the region’s natural beauty is best appreciated from above at dawn. Pilots are well-versed in navigating the unique weather patterns of the Alps, ensuring a safe and memorable journey. Undoubtedly the serene beauty of the morning sun reflecting off the lakes is an awe-inspiring sight that awaits all who rise early. As the day unfolds, the rising thermals create ideal conditions for gliding sports, offering another perspective on Wanaka’s grandeur.


For the culturally inclined, local galleries and museums offer a glimpse into the area’s rich history and artistic heritage. The nights in Wanaka are no less spectacular, with a clear sky providing a canvas for stargazing, further solidifying the town’s status as a destination of natural marvels. Seasonal festivals and events also dot the calendar, inviting visitors to partake in the vibrant local culture and community spirit. Adding to the allure, the tranquil pace of life here allows for relaxation and rejuvenation, making it a perfect retreat for those seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life.

Find more Hot Air Balloon Flights activities in different locations on Hot Air Balloon Flights.

Also check out https://www.newzealand.com for further information about Wanaka or other cities in New Zealand.

Additional information

Address Information

103 Ardmore Street, Wānaka 9305, New Zealand

City Name


Area Name


Country Name

New Zealand

1 review for Wanaka: Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flight

  1. Ruth – Britain (verified owner)


Add a review