Hotels in Lake Wakatipu

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      Queenstown is the major city in the region of Lake Wakatipu. You can see the Kiwi Haka Maori performances or wander through the Kiwi and Birdlife Park. You can use the region as a starting point for other regions in New Zealand. This will involve more time than a weekend. Lake Wakatipu can provide you with enough to do for a week. If you stay in Lake Wakatipu, go to the old mining town of Arrowtown or visit Glenorchy, with Fiordland peaks and Aspiring National Park. Around Queenstown, there is also Skipper’s Canyon, Hell’s Gate and Heaven’s Gate, Bridal Veil Falls and the Devil’s Elbow. You can trek the foothills, ski in the mountains, hanglide, paraglide, pan for gold, take boat trips, ride in a helicopter or bungee jump in the region of Lake Wakatipu.