The four season lake and alpine resort town of Queenstown offers year-round relaxation, adventure and inspiration.

Surrounded by picturesque snow-capped mountain ranges on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown’s landscape offers something for every kind of thrill seeker, from sky diving, hang gliding and bungy jumping to jet boating, white water rafting and back country 4WD tours.
It’s also a great place to relax and unwind. Enjoy a glass of award-winning Pinot Noir at one of the nearby wineries, explore Queenstown’s boutique shops or pamper yourself at one of the luxury day spas.

Key facts about Queenstown

  •   Population: 29,000 people
  •   8 km Airport → City
  •   Accommodation 3,000+ rooms
  •   Venues 4,000 people

Climate & Weather



AVG High

24 C° / 75


10 C° / 50



AVG High

11 C° /51


2 C° / 35


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Leonie Ashford

Leonie Ashford

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Wellington, New Zealand

Queenstown Attractions

  • Walking & hiking

    Walking & hiking

    For lovers of walking and hiking, Queenstown is paradise. This stunning region offers a multitude of options for those who love exploring by foot.

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  • Bungy


    Queenstown's most famous thrill-seeking activity is bungy jumping. It's not for the faint-hearted, but it's an experience you'll never forget.

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  • Boat cruises

    Boat cruises

    Queenstown's Lake Wakatipu is bordered by snow-capped mountains, native forest and picturesque bays - perfect to enjoy by boat cruise.

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  • Shopping in Queenstown

    Shopping in Queenstown

    Combine quality boutiques, big brands and charming streets with views of soaring mountains and a turquoise-blue lake, and you’ve got Queenstown – one of the country’s most scenically stunning places to go shopping.

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  • Scenic flights

    Scenic flights

    The landscapes around Queenstown are some of New Zealand’s most breathtaking and are best seen from the air with a scenic flight.

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  • Skydiving


    Queenstown is known as the ‘adventure capital of the world’ – & for good reason. A skydive here is one of the most thrilling experiences you'll ever have.

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