The Waitaki Valley has a lot to offer – whether here for a day trip or an entire week, there is so much to see and do in this unique part of the world.

Below is a selection of our favourite places to dine, drink and meander.

For a full range of activities, follow the link to the Tourism Waitaki website.

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A selection of our favourite spots to enjoy a glass of wine.

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With its fertile soils and high sunlight hours, the Waitaki region abounds with beautiful fresh farm produce and wild caught seafood. Local restaurants create spectacular dishes from these raw ingredients to compliment the wines of the region.

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With the Southern Alps at one end and the Ocean at the other, there is a fantastic array of outdoor activities for young and old.