Explore Queenstown and its Surroundings
There are plenty of activities to do if you prefer to stay in Queenstown instead of visiting the NZAS or to explore in general. Known as the tourism and adventure capital of New Zealand, Queenstown is famous for its breath‐taking scenery,huge range of adrenaline‐pumping activities and award winning wineries. December is summer here,which means warm days and long evenings.
Things to do in Queenstown include:
Cruise to Milford Sound or Doubtful Sound, a world renowned natural wonder with towering peaks, cascading waterfalls and amazing wildlife.
Discover the region's best wines on a tasting tour of wineries and cellar doors. Queenstown is the gateway to the Central Otago region where 200 vineyards is found within a 40 minute drive of the town centre.
Cruise across scenic Lake Wakatipu on board the TSS Earnslaw Vintage Steamship. A farm tour, horse trekking or guided cycling excursions can be added into the trip.
Bungy jump or Nevis Swing, one of the biggest swings in the world.
For more information on things to do in Queenstown, visit https://www.queenstownnz.co.nz/.