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 14,300 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.



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

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

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



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

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


Jeff Jones Fly Fishing

Jeff Jones Fly Fishing

Queenstown trout Safaris provides trout fishing for visiting anglers. Jeff Jones caters for beginners to experienced anglers, fishing backcountry streams...

Queenstown Fishing

Queenstown Fishing

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


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...


Jet boating

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


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

Mountain Biking

Central Otago Rail Trail

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


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

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

Lord of the Rings

Lord of the Rings

"Tolkien's world was one of deep hidden valleys, barren wastelands, remote mystical mountains and lush, low valleys," Peter Jackson. Queenstown...

Wineries & Wine Tours

Waitiri Creek

Waitiri Creek

Waitiri Creek Wines has a cellar door and cafe / restaurant. Waitiri Creek Wines was established in 1993 by Alistair...

Wine Tours

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



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...

Free Walking Tours Queenstown

Free Walking Tours Queenstown

Discover the 'real' Queenstown with your friendly local Kiwi guide. No booking required, just look out for the yellow tee-shirt...

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

Health, Beauty and Wellness

Whether you live here or are visiting, there's no better place to relax and rejuvenate than Queenstown. The Wakatipu...

Upcoming Events

Queenstown Winter Festival 2017

Queenstown Winter Festival

22 June 2017 - 2 days ago
Mountain Scene "Thriller in the Chiller" | Queenstown Winter Festival

SKYCITY Ball - Shanghai Nights

24 June 2017 7:00pm - in 14 hours

Macpac PechaKucha

24 June 2017 7:45pm - in 14 hours