$25 - 20 MINUTES
The Wanaka Wharf 100 Ardmore Street, Wanaka
Please check-in 15 minutes prior to departure at our Lakeland Wanaka beachfront trailer
If there is no availability online and that is the only time you can go, please join the waitlist or get in touch by email or phone and we will do our best to try and let you know of any cancellations or if we can accommodate in any other way.
Why I get wet?
It is harder to fall off our banana boats than you may expect but you we get wet from the waves and spray.
What are the age restrictions to ride the banana boat?
We have life jackets for all ages and size. All passengers must be able to hold on the themselves so we recommend 5 years minimum. Family friendly rides are available on request. All riders under 15 will require adult supervision.
Do I need to be able to swim to ride the banana boat?
You don't need to know how to swim as we provide life jackets, however you need to be comfortable floating in the water in case you do fall in.
What is the maximum capacity?
We are able to take a maximum of 12 passengers at any one time on the banana boat.
Do we have to book before we arrive?
You are not required to book the banana boat rides as walk ins are available but will depend on other bookings. We do however stick to a schedule so you may not be able to go straight away when you arrive.
From NZD $225
Wanting to visit our nature islands? Or just wanting some fun with the family our boat hire packages are sure to suit. Have the freedom to explore the lake and admire the scenery with family or friends with our boat hire.
Duration: 1,2 or 4 hours
From NZD $30
Want a cheap fun way to get out on Lake Wanaka? At Lakeland we have the perfect answer. Our Aqua bikes are a great way for the family or friends to have a bit of fun on the water.
Duration: allow 20 minutes