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Wanaka is a town situated on the shores of Lake Wanaka in the of . It is the gateway to . Wanaka shares many of the characteristics that draw millions of tourists to Queenstown each year – the mountains, the lakes and the outdoors – yet it enjoys a far smaller profile.

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  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 8900
  • IATA airport code: WKA
  • United Nations Location Code: NZ WKA
  • Latitude: -44.7° or 44° 42' south
  • Longitude: 169.15° or 169° 9' east
  • Elevation: 325 meters (1066 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 2184707

Other Names for Wanaka

  • Chinese: 瓦納卡
  • English: Pembroke
  • French: Wanaka
  • German: Wanaka
  • Hebrew: ואנקה
  • Japanese: ワナカ
  • Korean: 와나카

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