What to See and Do

Omarama is the quintessence of New Zealand. A small township in the heart of the stunning Mackenzie Basin, Omarama offers a range of activities from the relaxing to the adventurous.

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Nestled among mountains and lakes, Omarama is the perfect base for exploring the great outdoors, with plenty of local options for hiking, tramping, boating, bird watching and fishing. For the more adventurous there is skiing, high country mountain biking, 4 wheel driving and trail biking right on the doorstep.

Internationally renowned as one of the world’s top mountain soaring sites, Omarama is the home of adventure aviation, offering you the chance to explore this fascinating region from the skies.

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If you are looking for a more laid back experience, or to recharge your batteries, Omarama offers a range of dining and shopping options, groomed golf courses, and old-fashioned hospitality and festivals during the year.

At the end of a day in this beautiful region, nothing beats unwinding in your own private hottub or exploring the night sky with a nighttime stargazing tour.

Come visit – and Discover Omarama.