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1-Hour Ruby Island Cruise and Walk from Wanaka

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    Stop At: Lake Wanaka, Wanaka 9343 New Zealand

    Often called the jewel of Wanaka, Ruby is small but very photogenic. The eclectic mix of exotic and native plants adds a foreground to the colors of the lake and the mountains behind.

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Wanaka Lakefront, Ardmore St, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
    Departure Time
    1:00 PM
    1h 15m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Self-guided Island walk
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Entry/Admission - Lake Wanaka
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
    • Island walk is not compulsory
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 49 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 June 2019 via mobile

    Really great cruise especially my family we're the only one that was booked. Interesting history about Ruby Island and really great first time experience on a that kind of watercraft. Special thanks to Kyle (hope I got the name right I was looking around the...More

    Thank arcrism
    Reviewed 1 June 2019

    I took my grand daughter (8) on this trip while we were staying in Wanaka. The skipper was great with her and while on Ruby Island taught her about rose hip and edible plants. The walk to the top of Ruby Island is a gentle...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Karen B
    TimC4750, Manager at Lake Wanaka Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2019

    Thanks Karen. We enjoyed the trip with you as well. We would love to see you again if your back this way.

    Reviewed 31 March 2019 via mobile

    A short ride on Lake Wanaka to an island where we could walk a trail to a gradual summit with beautiful lake and Mountain View’s. Easy loop walk. Appears to be a well run but one-man operation. Well worth the trip since we had limited...More

    Thank PhotoSandy
    Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

    Excellent trip, lovely crew so friendly and helpful, rough water as it was so windy but the skipper was very skilled. They let us know the trip would be delayed and said we could re-schedule if we wanted but we didn’t. I would definitely do...More

    1  Thank RichelleESA
    TimC4750, Manager at Lake Wanaka Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2019

    Really happy we could make a special day even better!

    Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

    we had such a lovely time, the weather couldn't have been better, the scenery was magical, the boat was beautiful and the staff incredibly friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. they went out of their way to make sure we had an enjoyable experience, we will be...More

    Thank A1385YNsophieb
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    18 January 2019|
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    • Duration: 1h 15m
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    • Languages Offered: English
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