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36 fun things to do in Queenstown

Queenstown is a major city in the south island of New Zealand and is the self proclaimed “Home of Winter” in this amazing country. With iconic mountains, copious skiing opportunities, and temperatures as low as -4 degrees centigrade we think they’ve earned that title! And if skiing’s not your thing then they have plenty more to offer! From spas to golf courses  there is plenty to do and explore all year round. This beatuiful, scenic city is a must-visit on a trip around New Zealand. Queenstown is calling you!

Things to do in Queenstown

For some action-packed fun in Queentown don’t look any further than Thrillzone! This unique new way of playing paintless paintball is the perfect way to get the blood pumping but not worry about the pain of paintball. With a uniquely designed gun …

For novices and veterans alike this clay shooting range is a great experience for everyone! Get an opportunity to fire a clay targets with you’re friends or colleagues and have loads of fun whilst doing it! With professional support and guidance they …

Imagine a giant rope swing in a canyon. Yes, this exists in only one place in the World! Here in Shotover, Queenstown, New Zealand! So come and experience true freedom by making the most exhilarating jump of your life, or if you …

If someone told you to go jump off a cliff… would you do it? Well with Shotover Canyon Swing, that answer is almost certainly going to be yes!You won’t regret it. For freefall without equal this’ll be a heart-pounding highlight of your …

For a bit of minigolf fun in Queenstown why not head down to Thrillzone! They have a 9-hole, UV themed course which is great fun and suitable for all ages! Putt’n’Glow is a unique course and is a exciting addition to everything …

Indoor sky diving is an experience like no other, instead of being thousands of feet in the air you will be in the comfort of indoors working with a fully qualified instructor who has many years of experience in their locker. You …

Enter a fantasyland as you walk through the garden at Little Paradise Lodge. The five-acre lakeside grounds are filled with thousands of flowers and a plethora of playful art. Quirky gates and winding paths lead you on to see more and more wonders, …

While Queenstown is generally done at full pace, Onsen Hot Pools takes a step back to let you take in the beauty of the surroundings and simply relax. With uninterrupted views across the Shotover Canyon, Onsen Hot Pools is relaxation the natural …

The Routeburn track is a stunning 2-3 day hike starting from one of 2 locations, either The Divide which is just off the Milford road or the Routeburn Shelter which is near Glenorchy. On the Routeburn Track you will depart from Queenstown …

The only way to explore the beautiful Shotover Canyons is with Shotover Jet and their experience is something truly special! They combine the natural beauty of the pristine wall to wall canyon with the adrenaline fuelled ride of the jet boat! Proudly …

Ever wanted to try out a skydive? If so, New Zealand is the perfect place to start. It is known as one of the best skydiving destinations in the world! This is because of its sheer beauty and majestic mountainous terrain. You …

Te Anau is home to a mysterious, beautiful, underground world that you can experience whilst floating on an underground stream! Your Experience starts with a ferry across Lake Te Anau in a scenic cruise vessel. When you get to the entrance of …