Top 101 Things to do in Queenstown, New Zealand

Come visit Queenstown! Expedia makes it easy to book Queenstown tours and find the best attractions. We have a broad selection of things to do in Queenstown for you to browse through and learn about all the most popular activities. It’s easy to find all the must-see Queenstown sights by looking though our list of all the most popular Queenstown attractions.

Whether you travel to Queenstown in the spring, summer, fall or winter, Expedia makes it simple to find endless Queenstown vacation ideas for any season. You can explore local things to do and popular tourism spots in Queenstown, then book a flight, rental car and hotel all with ease.

3-Day Otago Central Cycling Tour
For bike enthusiasts and lovers of the outdoors, embark on an adventure along the historic Otago Central Rail Trail with a 3-day cycling tour. Pedal through pastoral landscapes, dramatic gorges, and historic viaducts. Lodging and food options provide you with... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

Free cancellation

$911
per Adult

360-Degree Drift Go Karting
Get ready for a ride like no other as you ride through the spins and drifts of a special karting adventure. With a unique style of balance and control, these compact and feisty go-karts let you see who is truly... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Attractions

20 minutes

Free cancellation

$28
per Traveler

360-Degree Virtual Reality Experience
Surround yourself with another world in an immersive virtual reality experience that gives you an adventure like no other. This attraction uses state-of-the-art technology and real engineering to create a fantastic place that delivers a whole new level of mind-blowing... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Attractions

15 minutes

Free cancellation

$21
per Adult

5-Day Fiordland Tour
Journey through some of the most incredible settings along the South Island's coast for 5 days of discovery and adventure. Admire the stunning fjords at Doubtful Sound and Milford Sound, see the mountain peaks from Lake Manapouri, and experience the... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$1,203
per Adult

5-Day Queenstown, West Coast & TranzAlpine Tour
Travel along historic routes through the beautiful scenery of New Zealand's South Island on this 5-day adventure. Cruise on the century-old steamer TSS Earnslaw, ride the TranzAlpine through the spectacular Southern Alps, and visit some of the most vibrant communities... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$919
per Adult

6-Day Alpine Adventure Tour
Spend 6 full days taking in the pristine natural beauty of the South Island, from glacier-blue lakes to soaring mountain peaks. Plenty of leisure time to explore vibrant Christchurch, outdoor adventure-packed Queenstown, and New Zealand’s wine country rounds out this... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

6 days

Free cancellation

$1,158
per Adult

Alpine Helicopter Flight & Snow Landing
Queenstown is the adventure capital of the world. There is no other place on earth where you can find so many varied products to exhilarate and thrill. But remove all of the adventure activities and you are still left with... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

30 minutes

$226
per Adult

Alpine Snow Landing & Heli Flight
Fly high through alpine scenery to a carpet of snow, deep in the Southern Alps of New Zealand. Enjoy the region's incredible sights as you soar in a helicopter past stark rock formations and massive glaciers, learning about the area... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

45 minutes

$346
per Traveler

Battleground Reball Game
Try out New Zealand's most exhilarating shooting activity with an indoor reball match, which gives you the thrill of paintball without any of the mess. A purpose-built battleground lets you put your combat skills to the test in a bout... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Attractions

1 hour

Free cancellation

$65
per Traveler

Blue Pools Eco Adventure
Travel deep into the wilderness of the Makarora backcountry with an adventure that combines a 2-hour walk with a 90-minute jet-boat ride. Interact with nature in a UNESCO World Heritage Area and take in the breathtaking scenery of Mount Aspiring... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$117
per Adult

Cardrona Multi-Day Lift Ticket with Gear Rental & Shuttle
Hit the slopes at Cardrona Alpine Resort for the ultimate winter vacation, tackling varied terrain that's sure to appeal to beginners and experts alike. Quality ski and snowboard equipment plus an easy shuttle from Queenstown to the resort make your... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing, Winter Activities

3 days

Free cancellation

$398
per Adult

Cardrona Multi-Day Lift Ticket with Gear Rental, Shuttle & Airport Pickup
Take the work out of your winter adventures with a convenient, all-inclusive package at beautiful Cardrona Alpine Resort. Get fitted for top-quality gear, rent a jacket and pants to keep your suitcase light, take a daily shuttle from Queenstown to... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing, Winter Activities

3 days

Free cancellation

$538
per Adult

Cardrona Multi-Day Lift Ticket, Equipment & Shuttle Package
Ride into snow-covered alpine mountains with a package that gives you everything you need for plenty of fun on the slopes. With a daily shuttle from Queenstown, ski lift access, and top-quality gear custom-fitted for you, you're set for a... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Winter Activities

3 days

Free cancellation

$295
per Adult

Central Otago Full-Day Gourmet Wine Tour
The famous wine region of Central Otago is waiting to be discovered. Uncover its indulgent treats on this informative full-day tour—visit 5 outstanding wineries, taste their fine produce, and complement the wine with tasty foodstuffs as you get a fascinating... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$168
per Adult

Central Otago Half-Day Boutique Wine Tour
Discover how the cool climate of Central Otago lends itself so ideally to producing wine on this fascinating tour. By visiting 4 wineries, sampling their vintages, and learning more about the history of grape growing, you get a holistic picture... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$135
per Adult

Doubtful Sound Cruise
Discover the peaceful calm of Doubtful Sound on this relaxing catamaran cruise over some pristine waters. Sit back and admire the stunning views of the beautiful surrounding countryside, look out for wildlife among the vast greenery, and soak in the... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours 45 minutes

Free cancellation

$208
per Adult

Doubtful Sound Helicopter Flight
Go on an exploration of Fiordland—a world heritage area and New Zealand’s largest national park. Fiordland is an area of spectacular beauty with native forest, glacial-hewn valleys, towering mountains, and majestic scenery. Protected by laws, this area is largely only... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

6 hours

$6,702
per Group

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruise
Step aboard a spacious catamaran to cruise into the untouched waters of Doubtful Sound. With knowledgeable guides describing this pristine landscape's landmarks and wildlife, take in the remote majesty of the waterways and mountains in the heart of Fiordland National... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

13 hours

Free cancellation

$186
per Adult

Extreme Jet Boating Experience
Strap in for a pulse-pounding session of thrills, spins, and speed with a jet boating experience that spans 3 world-class waterways. Roar across the water’s surface in a twin-engine boat during an adventure that’s sure to satisfy your needs for... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour

Free cancellation

$82
per Adult

Full-Day Milford Sound Tour
Take an unforgettable journey into the heart of Milford Sound, New Zealand's most famous tourist destination. Experience the world-famous fiord in all its natural glory—surrounded by dense rainforest, glacier-carved valleys, and beautiful waterfalls. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours 25 minutes

$174
per Adult

Full-Day Otago Central Cycling Tour
Fit for nature lovers and cycling buffs, pedal through the heart of rustic Otago Central on this full-day cycling tour. Breathe in the fresh air as you pass bucolic farms and sprawling countryside vistas before stopping for a local gourmet... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$255
per Adult

Full-Day Tour to Christchurch
Immerse yourself in the beauty of New Zealand's snow-capped mountains, glacial lakes, and glorious gardens on a day tour to Christchurch. Pass through the vineyard-filled countryside, stop for lunch at the base of soaring Aoraki-Mount Cook, visit Lake Tekapo, and... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$133
per Adult

Funyak Canoe & Jet Boat Tour
Head out on a full-day adventure filled with water activities such as high-speed jet boating and slow canoeing along the pristine Dart River Valley, plus a scenic back-country drive to view filming locations from the Lord of the Rings trilogy.... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$240
per Adult

Glacier Explorer Helicopter Adventure
Discover the blue ice, glaciers, and jagged peaks of a permanently frozen world with a voyage deep into the Southern Alps. Few regions offer such spectacularly diverse terrain, and this adventure gives you a chance to step out into the... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

1 hour

$550
per Traveler

Grand Circle Helicopter Flight
Take a scenic helicopter flight above Queenstown, the adventure capital of the world. From the skies, admire the epic backdrop of the Remarkables rising from the shores of Lake Wakatipu, and then land in the mountain range for incredible views... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

30 minutes

$226
per Adult

Half-Day Kawarau River Rafting
Enjoy an exciting opportunity to raft the Kawarau River, whose gentle current and sparkling waters were featured in Lord of the Rings. Usually graded at 2–3, the river is easy to navigate and ideal for rafters with little or no... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$160
per Traveler

Harley Davidson Chauffeured Southern Excursion Tour
Absorb the natural beauty of southern New Zealand from the back seat of a Harley Davidson motorbike. Ride through spectacular mountain passes, along the shores of picture-perfect lakes, and past ancient native forests. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$455
per Traveler

Harley Davidson Chauffeured West Coast Tour
Live in the moment as you take in the west coast of New Zealand’s South Island from the back seat of a chauffeured Harley Davidson motorbike. Absorb the beauty of glaciers, fast-flowing rivers, steep cliffs, ancient beech forests, and waterfalls... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$455
per Traveler

Helicopter Flight & Plateau Picnic
Experience the marvelous views of Queenstown from high above in an expertly piloted helicopter. Traverse the sky above Lake Wakatipu, snapping photos of the scenery below. Then, take in views of the Southern Alps from a private plateau where you... Read More
Jet Boat Tour from Te Anau
If you're a fan of the Lord of the Rings trilogy, or simply a lover of natural beauty, spend a memorable afternoon on board a high-speed jet boat tour along the pristine Upper River Waiau in the heart of Fiordland... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$65
per Adult

Jumboland Wilderness Adventure
Combine a helicopter flight into spectacular alpine terrain with 4 hours of wilderness trekking and a thrilling river journey for an unforgettable adventure. Get to know the scenery of this UNESCO World Heritage Area and discover the natural wonder of... Read More

$302
per Adult

Kawarau Bridge Bungee Jump
Get in touch with your inner daredevil and bungee jump from the prestigious Kawarau Bridge, just outside of Queenstown. This is a true test of nerve for anyone who really wants to push the boundaries, launch from a platform, and... Read More

Categories: Adventures

3 hours

Free cancellation

$142
per Adult

Kawarau River Canoe
Go with the flow as the Kawarau River carries you along a beautiful stretch of scenery with the mountain peaks of The Remarkables as your backdrop. Float along the picturesque river in a raft or inflatable canoe as an experienced... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities

3 hours

Free cancellation

$109
per Adult

Lake Cruise
Lake Wakapitu has many treasures, above and below the water, and you can experience the highlights of this famous lake on a delightful cruise. Gaze up at Cecil Peak and journey to points of interest around the shores before seeing... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$26
per Adult

Lake Wakatipu Jet Boat Adventure
Charge across Lake Wakatipu with a jet boat ride like no other and a great thrill off the shores of Queenstown. You're in for a high-octane aquatic thrill as your driver navigates through the shallow waters, past towering cliffs, and... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

1 hour

Free cancellation

$87
per Group

Laser Battleground Experience
Step into a high-tech combat zone that takes laser tag to a whole new level for the ultimate in virtual combat. Forget the bulky wired vests and plastic guns, and get ready for an interactive experience that's designed to give... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Attractions

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$28
per Traveler

Ledge Swing Experience
Scream, laugh, and shout as you launch out over Queenstown's famous sights on the thrilling Ledge Swing. More than 1,000 feet (300 m) above the city, admire panoramic views of the landscape below, and then soar like a bird as... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Attractions

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$117
per Adult

Lord of the Rings Glenorchy Safari Tour
For Lord of the Rings fans, this is the trip where Nomad Safaris really does take you There and Back again. Bring the films to life with our authentic replica props, dress up and take photos, or simply soak up... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 15 minutes

Free cancellation

$127
per Adult

Lord of the Rings Scenic Flight
Whether a nature lover, a Lord of Rings trilogy fan, or both, experience the magic of the vast scenery as you fly over highly recognizable set locations from the trilogy while soaking up the immense natural beauty of New Zealand's... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$259
per Adult

Macetown 4-Wheel-Drive Adventure
Gear up for a true 4x4 off-road adventure that explores the historic gold mining town of Macetown. Abandoned after the gold rush in Otago during the 1860s, Macetown has now been transformed into a Department of Conservation reserve. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$127
per Adult

Milford Fly Cruise Heli
Embark on a captivating trip to Milford Sound, the world-famous wonder in Fiordland National Park on the coast of the South Island. Listen to commentary from your pilot, admire the dramatic scenery of Mitre Peak, and get a chance to... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

$608
per Adult

Milford Highlights Helicopter Experience
Embark on an excursion that combines all the aspects of Milford Sound, the West Coast, and the surrounding Southern Alps glacier areas. Spot local wildlife on a sandy beach, and also get sweeping views from the helicopter of the Tasman... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

2 hours 30 minutes

$856
per Traveler

Milford Sound & Glaciers Helicopter Experience
Fly through the grandeur of the Southern Alps, over New Zealand's vibrant rainforests, frozen lakes, and the majestic Milford to touch down on an ancient glacier. Get to know the stunning geography of Western New Zealand from your friendly and... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

1 hour 30 minutes

$692
per Traveler

Milford Sound Coach & Cruise Day Tour
Spend the day discovering the Milford Sound area by both luxury coach and catamaran. Take in the stunning countryside as you meander down the Milford Highway. Then board The Maiden of Milford catamaran and journey to the Tasman Sea and... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$145
per Adult

Milford Sound Coach & Cruise Full-Day Tour
The beautiful setting of Milford Sound is waiting to be discovered on this comprehensive tour. Explore for yourself on this scenic coach ride and fjord cruise. With glacial features, wild flora and fauna, and picturesque backdrops, this full-day tour offers... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$91
per Adult

Milford Sound Coach & Cruise Full-Day Tour
With an idyllic cruise across the calm waters of Milford Sound, you can appreciate the scale and majesty of one of the world’s top natural settings. A drive along its shores and a boat cruise down the length of it... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$145
per Adult

Milford Sound Flight & Cruise
Embark on a flight and cruise to witness New Zealand's South Island beauty in all its grandeur. Fly over spectacular fjords and lakes, your eyes tracing the outlines of ancient glaciers and ice fields on your way to join a... Read More

$318
per Adult

Milford Sound Fly-Cruise-Fly Half Day Tour
Observe the outstanding natural beauty of Milford Sound, highly acclaimed as one of the world's top travel destinations, from the air and on water. Take to the skies, fly over the dramatic landscape of forests and mountains, and then enjoy... Read More

$364
per Adult

Milford Sound Full-Day Tour
In the comfort of a glass-roofed coach, witness the majestic scenery of Milford Sound, and take a nature cruise on the beautiful fjord. See some of Mother Nature’s most dramatic creations with a boat trip on the spectacular glacial lake... Read More

$130
per Adult

Milford Sound Luxury Full-Day Tour
Bid farewell to Queenstown as you journey across some of the most dramatic natural landscapes of the South Island on a day trip to Milford Sound. Then, hop aboard a boat for a guided cruise of the magnificent Milford Sound... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$125
per Adult

Milford Sound Nature Cruise
The best way to discover the wildlife and natural beauty of Milford Sound, the world-famous fjord, is by boat. Following scenic transport from Queenstown, cast off from the shores, and track the marine mammals living in this stunning environment. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$138
per Adult

Milford Sound Scenic Cruise
Discover the staggering beauty of Milford Sound on this 2-hour cruise. Travel down the south side of the fjord, out to the Tasman Sea, and then return along the north side. Take in the breathtaking scenery and enjoy full commentary... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$43
per Adult

Milford Ultimate Helicopter Experience
Stroll on a deserted beach, soar amongst mountains, and dine at an alpine lake suspended above Fiordland. Learn of the age-old glaciers and prehistoric rainforests in a habitat seldom frequented by man. This relaxed expedition distils the essence of New... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

4 hours

$5,056
per Group

Mount Aspiring Helicopter & Jet-Boat Ride Combo
A thrilling 20-minute helicopter flight and 30-minute jet-boat safari offer an unforgettable look at the environment at Mount Aspiring National Park. This combination of a spectacular aerial look at the glacier and a ride along the mighty rivers is perfect... Read More

$302
per Adult

Mount Aspiring Helicopter Flight & Snow Landing by The Helicopter Line
Set out for a spectacular flight over the jagged peaks of the Southern Alps with a helicopter journey into Mount Aspiring National Park. This tour takes you into one the world's most stunning alpine settings, from the backdrop of The... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

50 minutes

$401
per Adult

Mount Cook Day Tour: Christchurch to Queenstown
Soak up all the majestic beauty and grandeur of the Southern Alps on this sightseeing daytrip to Mount Cook. Pass by the glowing waters of Lake Tekapo, enjoy a 3-course lunch if you’d like, and spend some time exploring the... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

$209
per Adult

Mount Cook Flight with Fox Township Landing
One of the best ways to experience the magnificent landscapes of New Zealand's Southern Alps is from the window seat of an airplane. Soar over ancient glaciers, glacial lakes, and the highest mountain in New Zealand before landing at a... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$443
per Adult

Multi-Day 4-Mountain with Gear Rental & Shuttle
Enjoy the incredible snow and thrilling slopes of Queenstown's mountains, fuss-free. All your skiing and snowboarding equipment and mountain shuttles are taken care of with this flexible multi-day package. Explore any and all of Queenstown's amazing mountains and get your... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing, Winter Activities

3 days

Free cancellation

$159
per Adult

Multi-Day 4-Mountain with Gear Rental, Shuttle & Airport Pickup
Discover a winter wonderland in the mountains of Queenstown with this flexible package with equipment and daily shuttles to the slopes. Each day, pick from Cardrona Alpine Resort, Coronet Peak, The Remarkables, or Treble Cone, and spend hours delighting in... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing, Winter Activities

3 days

Free cancellation

$297
per Adult

Nevis Bungee Jump
All other bungee jumps pale in comparison. Experience the thrill of the Nevis jump, the highest in New Zealand. Following a drive through dramatic landscape and a full safety briefing, you're ready to plummet toward the Nevis River, hundreds of... Read More

Categories: Adventures

4 hours

Free cancellation

$200
per Traveler

Nevis Swing
Eye-watering speeds and unnerving heights await you on the world's largest swing at Nevis River. Choose your position and get ready for the thrill of a lifetime as you soar high above the dramatic landscape of this picturesque region. Read More

Categories: Adventures

4 hours

Free cancellation

$142
per Adult

Original Wine Tour with Tastings
Embark on a journey that takes you through stunning landscapes to some of Queenstown's most beloved local wineries, with plenty of opportunities to tastings. Learn about the area's flourishing wine production industry and enjoy the opportunity to tour an underground... Read More

$113
per Adult

Private Minibus: Queenstown Airport (ZQN)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Queenstown Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a minibus. For transfers to and from Queenstown Airport the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

15 minutes

Free cancellation

$109
per Vehicle

Private Minivan: Queenstown Airport (ZQN)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Queenstown Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a minivan. For transfers to and from Queenstown Airport the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

15 minutes

Free cancellation

$94
per Vehicle

Private Standard Car: Queenstown Airport (ZQN)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Queenstown Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Queenstown Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

15 minutes

Free cancellation

$77
per Vehicle

Queenstown Hill Quad Bike Adventure
Ride an off-road ATV quad bike in the rugged terrain of a working sheep station on Queenstown Hill, a region that overlooks the mountains and lakes of one of New Zealand’s most beautiful towns. Read More

Categories: Adventures

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$178
per Traveler

Queenstown Panorama
Take to the skies over Queenstown for a great perspective to admire the beautiful city and one the most stunning alpine settings imaginable. With the backdrop of The Remarkables rising from the shores of Lake Wakatipu, the amazing scenery offers... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

20 minutes

$171
per Adult

River Rafting with Helicopter Ride
Feel the thrumming of the rotor blades as your helicopter soars over rugged mountains, tracing canyons and rivers before landing at the launch site beside the Shotover River for your white-water rafting adventure. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$232
per Traveler

Roundtrip Queenstown to Routeburn Transportation Package
New Zealand's world-renowned Routeburn Track is one of the world's most beloved hiking destinations, meandering through miles of the country's most spectacular peaks and countryside. Hassle-free transportation to and from both ends of this epic route lets you enjoy it... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$87
per Adult

Scenic Cruise
Explore the far-flung corners of Lake Wakatipu with a cruise to Mount Nicholas High Country Farm, taking in magnificent views along the way. With entertaining commentary and breathtaking vistas of the local landscape, get an unforgettable look at some of... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 45 minutes

Free cancellation

$40
per Adult

Scenic Milford Sound Helicopter Flight & Cruise
Experience the Milford Sound to its fullest with a scenic helicopter flight and cruise. Soar over the glacier-topped mountains and then wind your way through the imposing fiord aboard a relaxing cruise. Your pilot acts as your guide and offers... Read More
Shared Shuttle: Queenstown Airport (ZQN)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Queenstown Airport and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Queenstown Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

35 minutes

Free cancellation

$18
per Traveler

Shotover Canyon Fox
Take a flying leap of faith, plummet into a canyon, and then zip hundred of feet above a raging river on this adrenaline-pumping adventure. The Canyon Fox is sure to get your heart racing, whether you tackle the line forwards,... Read More

Categories: Adventures

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$120
per Traveler

Shotover Canyon Swing
Well-suited for adrenaline junkies and those not-for-the-faint-of-heart, prepare yourself for a hair-raising experience on the world’s highest cliff jump. Your sense of adventure is taken to new heights as you free fall from a platform suspended high above the scenic... Read More

Categories: Adventures

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$0
per Traveler

Shotover Canyon Swing & Jet
Feed your adrenaline with a Shotover Canyon Swing and Shotover Jet combo package. With a free fall from a 358-foot (109-m) high cliff and a dramatic water-spraying jet boat ride, you're sure to get your heart pumping on this half-day... Read More

Categories: Adventures

4 hours

Free cancellation

$244
per Traveler

Shotover Canyon Swing & River Rafting
Prepare yourself for a hair-raising experience as you head to the stunning Shotover River for an exhilarating freefall and a wild river rafting ride. Jump from massive cliffs and drop toward surging rapids before jumping in a boat and cruising... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

7 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$299
per Traveler

Shotover Canyon Swing, Jet Boat & River Rafting
Take part in 3 different thrilling activities in a single day as you head to the stunning Shotover River to plunge, paddle, and power through its pale blue waters. Swing through rugged canyons, raft over whitewater rapids, and charge upstream... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

7 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$385
per Traveler

Shotover Canyon Swing, Jet Boat, Helicopter Ride & River Rafting
Swing through a rugged river canyon, soar over pristine forests, and cruise down whitewater rapids as you uncover the thrills of the stunning Shotover River. Just a few miles from central Queenstown, embark on an adventure-filled day with 4 different... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Day Cruises & Water Activities

7 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$470
per Traveler

Shotover Canyon Swing, Scenic Helicopter Ride & River Rafting
Seek out thrilling adventures and get an incredible adrenaline rush as you spend your day combining a helicopter ride, a wild trip through whitewater rapids, and a dizzying drop from towering cliff faces. After convenient transportation from central Queenstown, get... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

7 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$373
per Traveler

Shotover River Canyons Jet Boat Adventure
For thrill-seekers and adrenaline junkies alike, embark on a high-octane ride deep into the narrow canyons of the fast-moving Shotover River on this heart-pounding jet boat adventure. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$98
per Adult

Shotover River Rafting
For adventure seekers, relish a heart-stopping drive along a narrow-twisting road hugging the sides of Skippers Canyon. Then white-water raft down rapids that pass through the spectacular scenery of the Shotover River on this half-day rafting trip. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

4 hours

Free cancellation

$160
per Traveler

Siberia Valley Wilderness Adventure
Venture into the spectacular surroundings of the remote Siberia Valley for one of the best wilderness experiences you can find. This half-day wilderness experience combines a 20-minute helicopter flight, a 3-hour walk, and a 30-minute river jet in the wilderness... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$302
per Adult

Skippers Canyon 4-Wheel-Drive Adventure
Embark on a tour that follows a rugged and formerly treacherous Skippers Road into Skippers Canyon, an area once swarmed by gold miners trying to find their fortune. Notoriously unsafe at the time of the gold rush, the road was... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$127
per Adult

Skyline Gondola Admission
From the summit of Bob’s Peak, gaze out and admire the stunning views over Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu. As the Skyline Gondola carries you 1476 feet (450 m) high, watch as the surrounding landscape slowly reveals itself, and at the... Read More

Categories: Attractions

1 hour

$24
per Adult

Skyline Gondola Admission & Dining in Stratosfare
No restaurant in Queenstown can compete with Stratosfare for views; see for yourself with a memorable dining experience high above town. Take a ride up the Skyline Gondola to the summit of Bob’s Peak, and be seated for a sumptuous... Read More

$44
per Adult

Skyline Gondola with Luge Ride
Fly around the exhilarating luge course high above Queenstown, and enjoy majestic views of the local landscape. Ascend the peak aboard the Skyline Gondola, and then catch the 2-man chairlift to the top of the track, where you can launch... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Attractions

1 hour 30 minutes

$33
per Adult

Small-Group City Highlights Tour
Immerse yourself in some of the best sights and attractions Queenstown has to offer on this morning tour. From panoramic lake and mountain views of the area, to visiting Lord of the Rings set locations and sampling local wine, this... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

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$69

$62
per Adult

Southern Alps Helicopter Tour
Set out from Makarora on an unforgettable helicopter flight that takes you above glaciers, ancient river valleys, and world heritage sites. Your flight will showcase the beauty of Mount Aspiring National Park for a look at some of the South... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

20 minutes

Free cancellation

$248
per Adult

Tandem Skydiving Adventure
For those with a high adventure quotient, feel your adrenaline surge as you plunge out of an aircraft and fall at speeds of up to 125 miles per hour (200 km/h) on a thrilling tandem skydive over the beautiful Wakatipu... Read More

Categories: Adventures

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$218
per Traveler

The Ledge Bungee Jump
With bungee jumps aplenty in and around Queenstown, try something different and launch from the Ledge—the only urban option in town. Take an unconventional approach and choose the full-body harness for ultimate flexibility as you freestyle your leap from 1,300... Read More

Categories: Adventures

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$142
per Adult

The Remarkables Discovery Helicopter Flight
Fly to the top of the Remarkables in a state-of-the-art helicopter, flown by an expert pilot. Admire the incredible New Zealand scenery, a cornucopia of color and geological intrigue that shifts between 4 distinct color palettes, depending on the season.... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

30 minutes

$193
per Traveler

The Remarkables Heli Flight
Get in a helicopter and soar over the skies of Queenstown, the adventure capital of the world, to see the Remarkables, one of the most spectacular mountain ranges in New Zealand. Land at the summit and witness one of the... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

20 minutes

$171
per Adult

TSS Earnslaw Cruise & Walter Peak Farm Tour
Cruise around Lake Wakatipu on a vintage steamboat, the TSS Earnslaw, before disembarking for a taste of farm life at Walter Peak Farm. Combine these experiences to create an ideal experience in the New Zealand countryside. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$56
per Adult

TSS Earnslaw Cruise on Lake Wakatipu
Leave the city behind and discover the natural environment that this region is so famous for with a scenic cruise aboard a heritage steam vessel. The TSS Earnslaw departs Queenstown and transports you across the pristine waters of Lake Wakatipu,... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$42
per Adult

TSS Earnslaw Cruise, Walter Peak Farm Tour & Barbecue Lunch
Step aboard the historic TSS Earnslaw for a quintessential Kiwi experience on Lake Wakitipu and in the high country of Walter Peak. Complete with a delicious gourmet barbecue lunch and a look at New Zealand's farming life, this tour shows... Read More

$72
per Adult

Vortex 12-D Private Film Screening
Get ready for a white-knuckle adventure at the Vortex Motion Theatre, which uses more dimensions than you knew existed to take cinema to a whole new level. This presentation combines effects like snow, rain, bubbles, fog, and a few other... Read More

Categories: Amusement Parks, Attractions

15 minutes

Free cancellation

$21
per Adult

Wakatipu Basin Lord of the Rings Safari Tour
Travel to New Zealand’s high country for a 4WD tour and expert commentary of the filming locations for the Lord of the Rings trilogy. Cross crystalline rivers and learn about the area's gold-mining history while trying your hand at gold... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$127
per Adult

Walter Peak Gourmet BBQ Lunch or Dinner with Cruise
This tour offers a valuable insight into the culture of rural New Zealand, capped off with a delicious barbecue in charming surroundings. Take a cruise on immaculate lake waters aboard a historic steamship, indulge in a tasty meal and be... Read More

$72
per Adult

Wilderness Jet Boat Tour
Immerse yourself in the heart of Mount Aspiring National Park with a high-speed jet boat ride on the Dart River, followed by a nature walk through a beech forest—untouched in 80 million years. Round off the day with a scenic... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$167
per Adult

Wine & Food Sampling Tour
Enjoy a memorable excursion into the heart of the Central Otago's wine region, with plenty of tastings along the way. This afternoon tour lets you experience quality wine and food made from ingredients grown with the highest standards of quality... Read More

$128
per Adult

Zip-lining Eco-Adventure
Immerse yourself in both nature and education as you zip-line high above the stunning vistas of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkeables mountain range on this eco-adventure. Spend hours soaring through the dense forest canopy, zipping from tree to tree, while... Read More

Categories: Adventures

2 hours

Free cancellation

$98
per Adult

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