Activities

We are situated right in the heart of the Mackenzie Basin, rich in history and becoming the new adventure centre of NZ. You will most definitely not get bored with the huge selection of activities on offer with a wide range of world class recreational pursuits and a unique mix of activities throughout the year. Below is just some of what you can do in this wonderful location.

  • Horse Trekking
  • Art Galleries
  • Scenic Flights
  • Wine Tours & Tasting
  • Golf
  • Garden Walks
  • Jet Boating
  • Fishing
  • Star Gazing
  • Sight Seeing Tours
  • Argo Tours
  • Cafes & Restaurants
  • Museums
  • Maori Rock Art
  • Snow Skiing
  • Ice Skating
  • Swimming
  • Canoeing
  • Walking and Cycling
  • Shopping, shopping and more shopping
  • And of course the local Hot Pools and Spas / Sauna and Massage

Imagine soaking in Hot Pools surrounded by snow and under the magnificent, clear night sky of the Southern Alps, breathing in fresh alpine air and escaping into dreamtime. Then perhaps a long massage or mud wrap to soothe away the aches and pains.

Take to the ice and experience our new international sized outdoor Ice Rink. Partake in the old game of Curling – hurling heavy stones down the ice trying not to spill your glass of Port or Gluwein! For the more adventurous, try ice hockey or figure skating lessons.

Alpine Springs, Spa and Winter Park at Lake Tekapo offers a unique mix of relaxation and recreation all in one stunning location. This exciting new facility brings together year round Hot Pools and Health Spa services, as well as ice sports for the winter season.