Omarama Vacation Packages
From Omarama, it's 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the southwest to Queenstown and 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the south to Dunedin.
See for yourself exactly why Canterbury is so universally-loved by tourists, by renting a vehicle and setting off to explore the numerous cultural and scenic attractions within easy traveling distance of Omarama. Should you be searching for more ways to enjoy the region, check out the Lake Ruataniwha and Lake Ohau in the vicinity of Twizel, which is roughly 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the southwest of Omarama.
Approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the west of Omarama is Wanaka, a regional center where you can visit Cardrona Adventure Park, Rippon Vineyard and Wanaka Toy and Transport Museum. Should you have the time, check out Lake Hawea, New Zealand Fighter Pilots Museum and Snow Park before you return to Omarama.
Take the time to delve deeper into Canterbury by discovering its history. A great way to start is with a visit to the area's historically significant old towns. Travelers in Canterbury often spend time exploring the region's gardens.
When the sun is shining, follow the locals and head to the area's gorgeous waterways for an afternoon of rafting or boating. Explore a side of Omarama many visitors will never see by accompanying a knowledgeable local on one of the wildlife spotting tours and guided nature walks.
Wherever you are coming from and no matter how long you have to stay, great memories of Canterbury will linger for a long, long time.
Accommodation in Omarama
At this point in time, Omarama doesn't have a whole lot of hotels and and apartments featuring on our Omarama lodging guide, so be sure to make reservations if you want to stay the night.