Food & Flower Tours

Beautiful Gardens of Wanaka has join forces with local Food Tour business Forage & Feast to create new seasonal food and flower tours. Held in December, February and April to showcase spring, summer and autumn, each tour will visit two Wanaka food producer gardens in the morning and two flower gardens in the afternoon. EachContinue reading “Food & Flower Tours”

Garden Tour & Bee experience

Once a month as part of our Grand Garden Tour, we will visit 3 outstanding gardens AND participate in a one-hour exciting and enriching BEE activity with Tiaki Bees. Dates: 23 February 2022 23 March 2022 20 April 2022 more later… Tour include: transport a guided narrative of three gardens morning tea and muffin inContinue reading “Garden Tour & Bee experience”

Easter Arboretum Tour

We have secured knowledgeable and passionate dendrology local specialists to guide us through our arboretum tour on Easter Saturday. We’ll see conifers and deciduous from all over the world in various stages of their growth. Our expert guides will show how to identify them, tell stories, planting and care tips and share their knowledge andContinue reading “Easter Arboretum Tour”

Vegetable Tour Saturday 6th March

Beautiful Gardens of Wanaka organises a one-off specialty tour to learn about vegetable gardens in our Upper Clutha climate. We will visit three outstanding vegetable gardens in our area and talk with their expert gardeners. Saturday 6 March, 1-5pm Tour includes: Guided tour of the vegetable garden by the gardener Transport from a central locationContinue reading “Vegetable Tour Saturday 6th March”

Valentine Special Garden Tour

On Sunday 14th February, join our Valentine Special garden tour! We will travel together and visit three of our most outstanding gardens to capture beautiful romantic photo settings.  We will learn about the healing and aphrodisiac qualities of many plants, as well as admiring flowers, trees and landscapes lovingly created by passionate gardeners. We willContinue reading “Valentine Special Garden Tour”

Awe Walk in Wanaka Parks

On a beautiful balmy Saturday morning, we set out on our first Arboretum tour which was an absolute joy. When is the last time you spent hours observing nature’s mighty creations that trees offer us? We did on Saturday and it left us in blissful awe! “I loved it! I could do this everyday!” saidContinue reading “Awe Walk in Wanaka Parks”

Arboretum Tour Saturday 24th October 9.30

If you love trees, don’t miss this unique experience! You will get to visit two large private parks planted extensively with varied, rare and old trees. Our tree specialist will guide this tour helping us to learn how to recognize trees, observe their reproductive strategies as we admire their variety, shapes and colours. Immerse yourselfContinue reading “Arboretum Tour Saturday 24th October 9.30”