One of the most popular cities to visit in New Zealand, Queenstown has everything you could want for an amazing holiday getaway. From the gorgeous waters of Lake Wakatipu to the numerous boutiques and restaurants in the city, there’s something for everyone. City dwellers and outdoor enthusiasts alike will find plenty to do during a stay, whether it’s hiking on one of the many backcountry trails, hitting the water on a jet ski, or checking out the cultural sites throughout Queenstown, this New Zealand destination appeals to all ages and interest levels.

Throughout the city you’ll have plenty of opportunities to check out the beautiful scenery that surrounds you. Check out the Skyline Gondola when you want to see expansive views of Lake Wakatipu and the glittering skyline of Queenstown. If you want to get out and explore some of the natural landscapes in the area, be sure to check out Glenorchy or even venture into Mount Aspiring National Park for scenic escapes.

Queenstown is home to many world famous golf courses – but if you’re not into golf, head over to Queenstown Gardens for a little Frisbee golf, which is fun for the entire family! Throughout the year, Queenstown is home to numerous festivals and events, ranging from music, sporting and food – something that is sure to appeal to all guests. Visitors who are interested in doing some shopping will have plenty to choose from throughout Queenstown. A downtown shopping district is located right on the scenic Lake Wakatipu shores, ranging from art galleries, boutiques, souvenir shops and artisan stores.

For those looking for adventurous activities in the surrounding area, wineries, creative markets and cultural points of interest are located all around and within a short driving distance. In town on a Saturday? Be sure to visit the Saturday Creative Queenstown Art and Craft Market which takes place throughout the entire year in a lovely outdoor venue and features all locally handmade goods, live music and delicious snacks. If you want to have an especially good view of Queenstown, check out the coastal sites and beautiful surroundings on one of the many offered scenic flights that take place from the city.