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Ruby Island Luxury Catamaran Cruise and Photo Walk

Ruby Island Luxury Catamaran Cruise and Photo Walk


  • Cruise aboard a luxury catamaran on Lake Wanaka
  • Wander through Ruby Island - the jewel of the lake!
  • Plenty of photo opportunities - it's a photographers dream!

Ruby Island is the jewel of Wanaka and a great little outing on the Lake. With an intriguing history from prohibition times, Ruby allows multiple photo opportunities as you walk around its perimeter track. This cruise is a favourite with families and children under 12 travel free.

What's Included?

  • Lake cruise aboard a luxury catamaran
  • Friendly and professional crew
  • Self guided photo walk on Ruby Island
  • Incredible scenery in one of the most beautiful locations in the world

Leaving from the Wanaka lakefront, take a gentle cruise out to Ruby Island. The luxury catamaran will pull into a secluded beach and help guests ashore via her hydraulic bow ramp.

Your walk around the island is self-guided and suitable for all ages. Discover the intriguing history dating back to the days of prohibition along with some amazing lake, mountain and island photo opportunities.

Often called the jewel of Wanaka, Ruby Island is small but very photogenic. The eclectic mix of exotic and native plants adds a foreground to the colours of the lake and the mountains behind.

This short cruise is a great way to experience Lake Wanaka and is a real favorite with families.

Session Length

  • Please allow 1 hour 15 minutes for this experience
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your cruise departure


  • Please wear outdoor footwear and bring a warm jacket
  • An average level of mobility is advised for this trip
  • The island walk is not compulsory. If you wish, you can remain on the boat enjoying the silence and the scenery


  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Numbers on the Day

The vessel can carry up to 49 passengers.


In the event of adverse weather the operator may cancel the cruise.

Dress Code

Please wear outdoor shoes and clothing appropriate to the season.

This cruise takes place on Lake Wanaka.

For 1 person
$49 each
$49 each
1 Adult
$49 each

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