Queenstown, New Zealand: adventure capital of the world! One visit to Queenstown and it's easy to see why the resort town is known as the world's adventure capital. Pumping with year round activities, there's something for everyone in every season - golf to jet boating, skiing to skydiving, revitalising to partying!

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From backpacker hostels to motels, international hotels, B&Bs and five-star lodgings, Queenstown accommodation is plentiful and varied.

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Queenstown is the ultimate destination for fun and adventure. Your only problem will be finding the time to fit everything in!

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About Queenstown

Adventure capital of the world, Queenstown is the heavyweight of New Zealand resorts. With year round activities, there's something for everyone - golf to jet boating, skiing to skydiving!

Opportunities to get out and explore the beautiful Queenstown countryside are endless. The skiing and snowboarding are outstanding, and the mountainous terrain also makes activities like mountain biking a must.  Those who prefer walks will find plenty in the way of hiking, and nature lovers will enjoy the various eco attractions in and around town.

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How do you get to Queenstown?

  • Travel by Plane
    • Queenstown International Airport welcomes flights from New Zealand's major airport hubs (Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch) as well as several regular and seasonal flights from Australia.
  • Travel by Train
    • Queenstown cannot be reached by train.
  • Travel by Bus
    • Queenstown is connected to most South Island locations by bus, shuttle or tour bus. Almost all backpacker buses and national coach networks include Queenstown in their itineraries.
  • Rent a Vehicle
    • There are numerous car rental and motorhome hire companies to choose from at Queenstown Airport and in central Queenstown.