Whether you are interested in the slopes, thrills or the comforts, Queenstown has something for everyone.

Skiing and Snowboarding

Every year from mid to late June, the famous Remarkables Mountain Ranges attracts ski enthusiasts from all corners of the globe. Whether you are a first time skier or a seasoned professional, Queenstown’s four resort ski fields cater to every level. Cardrona ski field has also recently made major base area developments and put in a new ski lift. See the latest weather updatesgear hire and lessons.

Thrill Seeking

Queenstown is famous for its aerial thrills. The area offers everything from bungee jumping off the Kawarau Bridge to the Shotover Canyon Swing to paragliding, or even a helicopter ride to the Milford Sound glacier. Or for something on ground level, there is also jet boatingquad biking in the Queenstown hills, luging and numerous cycle trails. If you are after something slower paced there is also plenty to do from a riding the Gondola up the mountains for a meal to taking a guided horse trek through the iconic landscapes of Middle Earth.


The region boasts 75 wineries in and around Queenstown offering something for everyone. Either hire a bike and hop between the central wineries, join an organized tour or even make your own blend. If you are looking to unwind the Onsen Hot Pools Retreat and Day Spa is just 10 mins drive from the centre of Queenstown and afterwards check out a selection of over 150 eateries covering everything from award winning cafesfine dining and clubs to the iconic Ferg burger.