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A Must Do Wanaka Activity. Our via ferrata tours are perfect for anyone who loves waterfalls and beautiful places. Our tours are also suitable for beginners and families. We start in Wanaka and you will climb alongside Twin Falls, one of Wanaka’s...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved it! Wanted to do next level but had time constraints. Pedro (our guide) was extremely helpful and encouraging. Even though I am slightly scared of heights, I had all the trust in the gear which increased my confidence substantially. Thannkyou for an awesome time....More

Thank Bethy2501
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you don’t like heights then move on. We had a group of 6 with 3 teens - it and girl 15 and another boy almost 17 plus us young parents at sun 50. Kids were really challenged and on an adrenaline high for pretty...More

Thank andrew_lauridsen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got back from our wonderful adventure, and still buzzing!! We were well supported it was so much fun!! I took 18, 14, 14 and 11 year olds on this adventure. We all loved it ... we were blessed with a wonderful day the sun...More

Thank Rayanne72
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have a fear of heights but I really wanted to climb. There are 3 stages and I managed to climb the first stage. My husband went all the way to the top (lord of the rungs) every step was amazing, the view was amazing...More

Thank ellawoodbridge86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a thoroughly enjoyable time on the Intermediate Course with Sarah. She took great care of us for the day. I had a ball, got great photos of spectacular landscape, never once felt overly nervous (which is a tribute to Sarah) & the lunch...More

Thank johnobrienDec1987
Wildwire W, Owner at Wildwire Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your amazing review John! It is great to hear that you had a wonderful trip up the waterfall! Thanks so much for climbing with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A perfect winters day for a amazing climb up the twin falls via ferata with WildWire. Adam was a great guide and also makes a great cameraman. Quick safety brief and up to the top in no time which gives great views of the lake...More

Thank CarolyninNZ
Wildwire W, Owner at Wildwire Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your brilliant review Carolyn and great to hear that you enjoyed the waterfall and the spectacular views. Winter is a magical time with the snowy mountains for sure! Thanks again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ruth and I are living over in Glenorchy and got told by clients about wild wire, who let me add wouldn't stop raving about it. All I can say is it did not disappoint!! It's such an unique experience that almost anyone can do. We...More

Thank Caitlinallen1
Wildwire W, Owner at Wildwire Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Caitlin! It is honestly so amazing to get such a great review and to hear from locals how much they enjoy the waterfall as well. Thanks for your support and for climbing with us!

Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Wow! This experience is truly incredible. We were a group of 2 adults and three girls aged 9,11 and 13. The climb feels so adventurous, yet I always felt safe. The guides were excellent and so good with the kids. Definitely a highlight and not...More

Thank Broni007
Wildwire W, Owner at Wildwire Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing review and for climbing with us twice!! We are stoked we could make it work and get you up there. Thanks again!

Reviewed 23 May 2018

Fantastic experience and excellent guides. Definitely recommend you do this. Anyone can do it, whatever your fitness level. We did it on a cloudy day in early summer which was good. And earlier in the morning too. I wouldn’t want to do it on a...More

Thank CathKeith
Wildwire W, Owner at Wildwire Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review! It is wonderful to hear that you had such a fantastic time and enjoyed the waterfall so much! It is pretty amazing up there and we are stoked to share it with people who feel the same :)

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I can not speak more highly of Wild Wire Wanaka and their team... who else can say they've climbed up a waterfall?! It caters for all abilities with their beginners, intermediate and experienced climbs. I did the intermediate climb, it is fully safe, however it...More

Thank Hollie C
Wildwire W, Owner at Wildwire Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your brilliant review Hollie! You totally sum up what we were trying to achieve with this. Safe, a bit of heart racing, beautiful and achievable. Thanks so much for your support and for climbing with us! Much appreciated :)

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allergic2
30 May 2017|
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Response from Wildwire W | Property representative |
Hi there. Congratulations on your pregnancy!! We are happy to accept you onto our Via Ferrata if you are in the First or Second Trimester of your pregnancy as there is very little additional risk to you or your baby. We do... More
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Teow Y
4 May 2017|
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Hi Teow, Thanks so much for getting in touch. And thanks to everyone for their awesome answers above!! Our activity is designed for beginners. If you can climb a ladder and walk on hills for a couple hours, you will be ok on... More
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workingmom919
1 June 2016|
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It is true, we do climb up quite high and the scenery is incredible. Most people do have some degree of being scared of heights. It is natural for self preservation. If you do want to look into conquering your fear. This is... More
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