The attraction to Queenstown is diverse and enchanting at the same time. Thrill-seekers are drawn to the area for its huge range of adventure and adrenaline activities. Outdoor enthusiasts are seduced by the easily-accessible mountains, rivers and lakes, not to mention the huge network of walking and biking trails. Families and couples often find themselves enthralled with the whopping selection of restaurants, shops and many other forms of entertainment. The opportunities for holidays makers are truly endless!

And if that’s not enough, you have the slower-paced yet charming Arrowtown just down the road, as well as Lake Hayes, Gibbston Valley and Glenorchy all within 40mins drive.

The major attractions with Central Queenstown include the waterfront pier, Queenstown Gardens and Skyline Gondola; all of which have multiple facets of entertainment and activities within them.

Conferences, events and weddings occur every single weekend in Queenstown, with multiple venues available for hire around the area and a vast selection of large hotels to choose from.

Queenstown hosts an extensive number of events throughout the year, including the NZ Golf Open, the Queenstown Bike Festival, the NZ Winter Games, the Queenstown Jazz Festival and many more. There’s even an annual TEDxQueenstown event!