Riversong Bed & Breakfast Accommodation, Lake Wanaka, NZ

Activities in and around Wanaka

Riversong Bed & Breakfast is ideally situated for visitors to Lake Wanaka to enjoy the many Wanaka activities, tourist attractions and events. We can help plan your activities and provide all the information you need for a memorable stay.

Skiing at Treble Cone, Cardrona and Snow Park

Wanaka SkiingDo you need accommodation for your ski holiday in the Wanaka region. Ski all day and enjoy our warm and comfortable B&B accommodation in the evenings. On days off stretch your legs on the riverside tracks that leave from the front gate. Wanaka is a world renowned ski destination with three ski areas within a short drive away

  • Treble Cone (www.treblecone.co.nz)
  • Cardrona (www.cardrona.co.nz)
  • Waiorau Snow Farm (www.snowfarmnz.com)
  • Snow Park (www.snowparknz.com)

Wanaka Fishing

Fishing on the CluthaVisitors staying at RIVERSONG can enjoy a unique opportunity to participate within the magical scenery of Central Otago by hiring a local fishing guide to take you fishing. If you wish to hire a local fishing guide you need to book well in advance.



Wanaka Rafting trips

Rafting on the CluthaPioneer Rafting operate world-class eco rafting adventures on New Zealand's largest river ~ the Clutha Mata-Au.

Eco rafting is a combination of environmentally focused rafting and easy whitewater, providing an ideal rafting experience suitable for most people.

Many a Riversong guest has enjoyed this activity.
Visit Pioneer rafting website for further information.


Walking/biking tracks in Wanaka

Wanaka Scenic walksGuests love the outlet track walk down river to Riversong for its beauty and ease. The Wanaka district is blessed with a full range of walking tracks, all within short distance and catering for all levels. The Rob Roy glacier walk has been described by numerous guests as the best ever moderately challenging walk and glacier experience, in New Zealand.

The Hawea River walking track has just been opened. This track is also within walking distance from Riversong B&B. Many of these tracks are also ideal for biking.

Scenic Flights

Wanaka Scenic flightsScenic flights to Milford Sound, Mt Aspiring National Park and other areas adjacent to Wanaka are all available and an experience not to be missed.

Aspiring Air - www.aspiringair.com
Wanaka Helicopters - www.heliflights.co.nz
Wanaka Flightseeing - www.flightseeing.co.nz


Wanaka and Queenstown Wine trails

Wanaka and Queenstown Wine TrailsCentral Otago hosts a wide number of wineries from Rippon on the outskirts of Wanaka to the wineries of the Cromwell and Queenstown areas. These local wines recognised world-wide and highly sought after,

The Loop Road to Queenstown

Many of our guests take the Cardrona Valley Rd over the Crown Range mountain pass to Queenstown and Arrowtown. Returning later in the day to the peace of Riversong via the Kawarau Gorge Rd. This is a most scenic and enjoyable loop route, taking in much of what this region has to offer. Highly recommenced.

Wanaka Golf

Wanaka GolfWanaka Golf Club - 18 holes - see www.wanakagolf.co.nz to view one of the truly great scenic courses New Zealand has to offer.
Hawea Golf Course - 9 holes 
Cromwell Golf Course - 18 holes 
Tarras - 9 holes


Wanaka River Journeys

Wanaka River Journeys jetboatingExperience the braided and ever-changing Matukituki River with Wanaka River Journeys. Fed by glaciers and surrounded by the peaks of Mount Aspiring national Park, the Matukituki river is one of New Zealand’s most powerful and pristine jet boating rivers. www.wanakariverjourneys.co.nz



Riversong is a perfect place to stay

Thank you so much for opening up your home to us. We had a delightful time here. Cosy, warm rooms, fully complete with everything we need, stunning river and mountain views, such a lovely dream home. Our only regret is not being able to spend more time here.
Janice Loh, Nov 2017
Featured in Lonely Planet 2015