Unique & Scenic Tours

Lets face it, Wanaka is one of the Worlds most beautiful towns! It is well worth taking the time to explore Wanaka’s stunning surroundings. One of the best ways to gain an insight into this unique area is to take one of our guided Wanaka Scenic Tours with a local and let us share our stories and expert local knowledge with you.

Funny French Car Tours offers fun wine tasting and sightseeing throughout Lake Wanaka and the Central Otago region.

Travel in style with Wanaka scenic tours in a classic vintage 2CV Citroen, enthralled with the scenery, thrilled by the Central Otago wine and food, and in love with the region and its people.

Wanaka Scenic Tours
  • Our favorite activity on an amazing tour of the south Island... Thanks Julie & Dean!

    Liz & Max, USA
  • So refreshing to visit local sights with locals and feel like a welcome guest instead of a tourist! Great wine, great people!

    Ted and Martha, Brisbane, Australia

Backroads, Tastes & Treasures Tour

1pm -4pm | $145.00 per person

Wanaka Scenic Tours

Within our backyard we have a fantastic range of flavours including wines, beer, lavender, apple cider, fruit juice, fruit ports, seasonal stone fruits, olives, honey and many more all grown and crafted with utmost passion. On our discovery tour we mix all these artisan & artistic creators, from glass blown treasures, to painters, sculptors, pottery, homespun and hand knitted woolen garments, We have a history rich in gold mining, stone buildings mostly ruins stand proud forming a picture of how tough these times were that the gold miners endured.

We touch on this region, rich in its many aspects and give you an overview of how varied and special Central Otago is and what it offers, within its dry schist rocky landscape, its intense flavours, its attractive scenery.
Visit these amazing creators, artisans attracted to the region for its inspiration and energy it releases, meet the artist personally, and their beautiful creations whether it be in an artform or the flavours grown and produced in Central Otago.

Taste its flavours, view its artists, glimpse into the power of creativity enjoyed here in Central Otago,as we travel around the region including some old gold mining tracks in our unique Classic French Cars.

Classic Car Scenic Tours (Classic Wanaka Tiki Tour)

1 hour tour departing daily from 9.30am / price per car from $99.00 to $199.

Classic Car Scenic Tour

(A Classic Wanaka Tiki Tour)

Ever wanted to ride in a Classic, Quirky or Vintage Car?

Nows your chance.

Choose your preferred car and come ride with us on a Tiki Tour of  the gorgeous Wanaka region.

Deanes families were pioneers to Wanaka region in the 1850,s, before the gold rush (& don’t mention rabbits) with our local knowledge we love showcasing our favourite scenic views and less known spots, chuck in a little history,  overlook the crystal clean Hawea River from the newish foot bridge – it swings a little, or up to the shaky old bridge over the deep scoured Motatapu River Gorge.

Wow over Wanaka,s  latest multi million dollar holiday bach’s  and relax in a classic car on one of our unique and personalized Classic Wanaka Tiki Tours.

A unique experience for you to treasure always.

Tour includes car of your choice. (subject to availability)

Chauffeured & guided by local Wanaka kiwi family.

Pick up from your accommodation.

Daily from  9.30am – 4pm  (flexible with a time to suit you.)

Available all seasons including winter, ( 2CV,s are known for their ability in snow)

All tours relaxed, fun, private and flexible to suit your requirements.

Bookings recommended so you don’t miss out


The 2CV   1-3 passengers   $ 99.00 for car   1 hour tour.

The DS     1-4 passengers   $149.00 for car   1 hour tour.

The Big 15  1-4 passengers  $ 199.00 for car  1 hour tour.


Phone 02738 66 932 or email info@funnyfrenchcars.co.nz