Top 10 Things to Do in Queenstown


Welcome to Queenstown, New Zealand, the adventure capital of the world! Whether you're seeking adrenaline-pumping activities or serene natural beauty, Queenstown has something for everyone. Here are the top 10 things you must experience during your visit:


1. Bungee Jumping: Feel the rush of adrenaline by taking a leap of faith from the iconic Kawarau Bridge or the Nevis Highwire Bungee. It's an experience you'll never forget.

2. Skydiving: Get a bird's-eye view of Queenstown's stunning landscapes as you freefall from a plane at 15,000 feet. This thrilling adventure will leave you breathless.

3. Milford Sound Day Trip: Embark on a scenic journey to Milford Sound, one of New Zealand's most breathtaking natural wonders. Cruise through the fjord's pristine waters and marvel at its towering waterfalls and rugged cliffs.

4. Queenstown Hill Hike: Lace up your hiking boots and trek to the summit of Queenstown Hill for panoramic views of Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains. Don't forget your camera!

5. Shotover Jet Boat Ride: Hold on tight as you race through the narrow canyons of the Shotover River on a thrilling jet boat ride. This high-speed adventure will get your heart racing.

6. Wine Tasting in Gibbston Valley: Indulge your senses with a wine tasting tour in Gibbston Valley, known for its world-class vineyards and picturesque scenery. Savor award-winning wines paired with gourmet cuisine.

7. Skiing/Snowboarding: Hit the slopes at one of Queenstown's premier ski resorts, such as Coronet Peak or The Remarkables. With pristine powder and stunning alpine views, it's a winter sports enthusiast's paradise.

8. Gondola Ride and Luge: Take a scenic gondola ride to the top of Bob's Peak for sweeping views of Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu. Then, hop on a luge cart and race down the winding track for an exhilarating experience.

9. Fergburger: Treat yourself to Queenstown's famous Fergburger, a mouthwatering burger joint beloved by locals and visitors alike. Be prepared for long lines, but trust us, it's worth the wait.

10. Stargazing at Lake Tekapo: Venture beyond Queenstown for a stargazing experience at Lake Tekapo, renowned for its clear skies and stunning views of the Milky Way. Marvel at the beauty of the universe like never before.

To further add adventure and excitement to your holiday, we recommend exploring Queenstown and surrounds in a Campervan. Contact our reservations team at bookings@rentcampervan.co.nz or visit our home page, fill out the search form and select from a wide range of campers and motorhomes that best suit your needs.