New Zealand is renowned the world over for its serene and natural beauty. Nowhere is this more evident than the beautiful resort town of Queenstown in New Zealand’s South Island.
Down below we’ll run you through the 11 best things to do in Queenstown, from walks and wineries to adventure activities for the thrill-seekers.
Here you will find yourself surrounded by remarkable mountains, one is literally called ‘The Remarkables’, clear blue lakes, native forests, and even some Lord of the Rings locations.
Queenstown truly epitomises everything travelers visit New Zealand for, adventure, relaxation, white water, southern alps, jet boating, and as a result, it is one of our favourite places in the entire world.
It’s also of no surprise that it made our list of the best places to visit in New Zealand.
In terms of how long to stay, 2-3 days is fine, but five days is the perfect amount of time to spend in Queenstown New Zealand. Some people use Queenstown as a base to visit Milford Sound.
Make sure to check out this Queenstown itinerary to make the most of your trip.