Top 93 Things to do in Queenstown, New Zealand

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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

$863
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

$1,527
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

$1,118
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

$1,370
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

$214
per adult

Alpine Hole-in-One Experience
Experience an unforgettable golfing opportunity at 4,500 feet (1,372 m) in the Southern Alps. Take a helicopter caddy to the summit of a par 3 gold course and attempt a hole in one in a one-of-a-kind course. Choose your challenge... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

1 hour 30 minutes

$328
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

$328
per adult

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

$110
per adult

Central Otago Boutique Wine Full-Day 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

$159
per adult

Central Otago Boutique Wine Half-Day 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

$128
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

$197
per adult

Doubtful Sound Cruise with Scenic Flights
Explore Doubtful Sound—a majestic fjord in the remote wilderness of southwest New Zealand. Soak in the dramatic atmosphere from a variety of perspectives. Cruise its magnificent lakes, soar above its jagged peaks, and roll along its scenic passes as you... Read More

$1,919
per adult

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

$197
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, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour

Free cancellation

$86
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

$165
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

$242
per adult

Full-Day Queenstown Adventure
Experience an adrenaline-filled day as you rappel down waterfalls and cliffs on a canyoning adventure. You also cruise across the beautiful Lake Wakatipu on a water taxi and, if you're feeling brave, you have the opportunity to do a 26-foot... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 20 minutes

Free cancellation

$206
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

$148
per adult

Full-Day Wanaka Adventure
Feel the rush of adrenaline as you go canyoning in the aptly named Mount Aspiring National Park, a UNECSO World Heritage area. With an expert guide to show you the ropes, learn to abseil cliffs and cascading waterfalls. Then enjoy... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$206
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

$227
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

$521
per adult

Glenorchy Islands Kayak Tour
At the head of Lake Wakatipu, spectacular conservation areas are waiting for you to explore. Paddle a kayak across the lake and take an island nature walk to discover the diversity of local flora and fauna that is so abundant... Read More

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

4 hours

Free cancellation

$107
per adult

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

$214
per adult

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

$431
per adult

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

$431
per adult

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
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

$287
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

$135
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

$103
per adult

Lake Wakatipu Sunset Kayak with Dinner
This is dinner with a difference. Work up an appetite with an easygoing kayak trip across Lake Wakatipu to Kinloch Lodge. Paddle out across the lake under the peaks of the Southern Alps, and relax in beautiful surroundings as you... Read More
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

$110
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

$121
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

$273
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

$121
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

$576
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

$811
per adult

Milford Mariner Overnight Cruise
A night aboard the Milford Mariner gives you an incredible look at some of the most beautiful surroundings in New Zealand. Admire unobstructed views of the towering brush-covered cliffs, enjoy a buffet dinner on the water, and wake up to... Read More

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

17 hours

Free cancellation

$206
per adult

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

$656
per adult

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

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$275

$206
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

$86
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

$137
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

$335
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

$344
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

$124
per adult

Milford Sound 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

$131
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

$41
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

$4,791
per adult

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

$287
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

$198
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

$466
per adult

Mountain Bike Shuttles to Coronet Peak
Head up to the world-famous trails of the Coronet Peak area and push your bike to the limit as you ride down the challenging single-track courses. Choose from 3 outstanding locations and enjoy unlimited shuttle runs during the allotted period... Read More

Categories: Adventures

3 hours

Free cancellation

$75
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

$190
per adult

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

$135
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

$107
per adult

Paddle to Saddle Full-Day Tour
Get out and explore the stunning natural environment of the Mount Aspiring National Park by kayak and on horseback. Using Glenorchy as your base, paddle out to the conservation reserve of Pigeon Island before mounting your horse and riding through... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$204
per adult

Private Hot Pools Bathing
Sink into the warm waters of hot pools as you feel the aches and strains of everyday life drift away in this picturesque location. With gentle massage jets, cedar tubs, and retractable roofs to alleviate any weather issues, this is... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Day Cruises & Water Activities

1 hour

Free cancellation

$30
per adult

Queenstown Canyoning Adventure
Test your free-spirited nature by exploring one of New Zealand’s most popular and action-packed canyons. A hop, skip, and a jump from the heart of Queenstown and hidden behind a canopy of beech trees, Queenstown Canyon is a world away... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$137
per adult

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

$169
per adult

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

$162
per adult

Queenstown to Routeburn Transportation
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

$82
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

$220
per adult

Routeburn Canyoning Adventure
Discover your inner adventurer when you spend hours rappelling and sliding down the aquatic-style Routeburn Canyon on New Zealand’s South Island. Feel your senses awaken from the moment you leave Queenstown until your descent into the World Heritage Mount Aspiring... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$206
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

$38
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

$17
per adult

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 adult

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

$231
per adult

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

$283
per adult

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

$365
per adult

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

$445
per adult

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

$353
per adult

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

$93
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

$151
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

$121
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

$23
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

$41
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

$31
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

$66
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

$235
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

$206
per adult

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

$135
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

$183
per adult

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

$162
per adult

The Remarkables Heli Tour Bike Ride
Drop in to one of the world's premier spots to begin a fast-paced extreme bike ride that will challenge all riders. Following a scenic flight over The Remarkables, ride along the ridge line to admire the views, and then hit... Read More

Categories: Adventures

4 hours

Free cancellation

$275
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

$53
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

$39
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

$68
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

$121
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

$68
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

$158
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

$122
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

$93
per adult

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