Things To Do

Experience Queenstown

Queenstown is the ultimate year-round holiday destination, with so much to see and do on land and snow, on water and in the air. It's also home to more than 28,000 people; a diverse community of outdoor enthusiasts, foodies, artists, mountain bikers and snow sports pros.

Whether you're here for a good time or a long time, Queenstown has something for you. Relax, dine out, skydive, bungy jump, snowboard or take a scenic cruise - the choice is yours. Explore the links below to find a Queenstown adventure that's right for you.

Snow

Skifields

Skifields

Ski, snowboard, take lessons or hang out in the on-mountain cafes and bars... Queenstown's ski areas offer something for...

Ski & Snowboard Lessons

Ski & Snowboard Lessons

You're never too old (or too young) to start learning something new. Upskill, gain confidence or learn from scratch. This...

Ski & Snowboard Rental

Ski & Snowboard Rental

Don't have your own gear? Rent or hire your snowboards, skis and clothing from the following businesses...

Heli-Skiing

Heli-Skiing

Heli-SkiingAppreciate the wild beauty of the Southern Alps from a different perspective. Leave tracks in fresh powder and explore new...

Snow and Mountain Guides

Snow and Mountain Guides

Find experienced mountain guides and private tutors. Go mountaineering, ski touring and backcountry skiing with those who know the land...

Wineries & Wine Tours

Wineries

Wineries

Queenstown is surrounded by wineries and vineyards and you must include one of the 70 wineries in the area on...

Wine Tours

Wine Tours

As Queenstown has more than 70 vineyards, producing some of the worlds finest wine, why not experience a wine tour...

Fishing

Queenstown Fishing

Queenstown Fishing

With more than 40 years combined experience, the Queenstown Fishing team are the experts in boat and fishing charters and...

Cruises

Fiordland Discovery

Fiordland Discovery

Explore the stunning wilderness of Milford Sound aboard the Fiordland Discovery's newest vessel, the luxurious Fiordland Jewel. The Fiordland Jewel...

Water

Jet boating

Jet boating

Kiwi Sir William Hamilton invented the jet boat specifically for New Zealand's shallow and fast-flowing rivers. Where better to experience...

Rafting

Rafting

Navigate the refreshing and pure waters of the Queenstown region in a raft. Rafting requires teamwork, skill and a love...

Canyoning & River Surfing

Canyoning & River Surfing

Canyoning is a great way to explore and play in the amazing natural landscape surrounding Queenstown. You'll travel through canyons...

Air

Sky Diving

Sky Diving

Sky Diving

Scenic Flights

Scenic Flights

Scenic Flights

Swings

Swings

Bridge Swings, Fly By Wire

Mountain Biking

Central Otago Rail Trail

Central Otago Rail Trail

Just an hour away from Queenstown, in Clyde, is the start of the Central Otago Rail Trail - "New Zealand's...

Golf

Arrowtown Golf Club

Arrowtown Golf Club

Set in a picturesque region steeped in history, this 18-hole course is surrounded by mountains and offers superb views from...

Millbrook Golf Course

Millbrook Golf Course

Considered to be one of the best alpine golf courses internationally, Millbrook Golf Course is set to the spectacular backdrop...

Queenstown Golf Club

Queenstown Golf Club

The Queenstown Golf Club has two golf courses. The Kelvin Heights course is an 18 hole course, surround by Lake...

Lord of the Rings

Pure Glenorchy

Pure Glenorchy

Pure Glenorchy: Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, Queenstown & GlenorchyJourney with Pure Glenorchy deep into Middle Earth, encounter Isengard,...

Land

Tours

Tours

Queenstown and Southern Lakes region tours

Free Activities

Frisbee Golf

Frisbee Golf

This is one of Queenstown's most popular free activities! Disc (frisbee) golf is played much like golf. The rules are...

Walks and Hiking

Walks and Hiking

Queenstown is an area of outstanding natural beauty and there's plenty of walks and hikes in the region where you...

Health, Beauty and Wellness

Eforea Spa at Hilton Queenstown

Eforea Spa at Hilton Queenstown

Eforea spa at Hilton Queenstown delivers customised spa experiences that bring balance and wellness to the body. Experience luxurious...

Upcoming Events

Akarua Arrowntown Autumn Festival

19 April 2018 - 5 days ago

LUMA Light Festival

1 June 2018 5:00pm - in 39 days
Queenstown Winter Festival 2017

Real Journeys Queenstown Winter Festival

21 June 2018 - in 58 days