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Queenstown has been shaped by many different people, cultures and lifestyles from its earliest days—but it’s Queenstown’s pioneering spirit and sense of adventure that leaves a lasting impression on those who visit.
Known as the adventure capital of the world and home to the latest and greatest adventures, there is no shortage of Queenstown adrenaline activities for anyone looking to test their limits. From bungy jumping and tandem skydiving, to river surfing, canyon swinging and speeding through our surrounds by jet boat, many of these iconic experiences were pioneered right here in Queenstown.
From indoor thrills to adventures high above the clouds, in the water or on the land, there are many ways to explore Queenstown. Get the heart pumping and immerse yourself in our natural surrounds with outdoor adventures from mountaineering and climbing, hiking, mountain biking, rafting and kayaking.
If living life full-speed isn't quite your thing, the cruisy side of Queenstown is easy to find, and it’s full of leisurely experiences with wow-factor. Embark on a beautiful lake cruise, a sightseeing expedition by air or a breath-taking scenic tour on land.
Choose your Queenstown adventure and experience something new.
There’s a good reason why Queenstown is known as the adventure capital of the world. Gather your courage and discover why first hand.Read More
From rivers to mountaintops, Queenstown’s natural playground offers some of New Zealand’s best outdoor adventures. Here’s your must-do list.Read More
It’s not all intense thrills and adrenaline junkies around here. The cruisy side of Queenstown is easy to find, and full of stunning experiences.Read More
Discover Queenstown’s adventure playground with your family. Adventures for parents and kids to boost confidence and create memories of a lifetime.Read More
Get your heart pumping and feel alive with a Queenstown adrenaline experience. Free-fall at 200km, leap from New Zealand's highest bungy, the worlds's biggest swing, hurtle down the world's steepest zipline or soar high above Queenstown on a tandem paraglide. Step up to the challenge and escape your everyday.
Whether you’re an experienced mountain biker or hiker, or you’re keen to try a new adventure activity, Queenstown will inspire you to push your limits. Welcome to nature’s playground for epic outdoor adventures, where everyone can play, no matter what age or ability.
We know high-speed adrenaline isn't for everyone. The cruisy side of our idyllic alpine resort is full of incredible leisurely experiences from lake cruises to scenic tours on land and sightseeing expeditions by air. Choose your Queenstown adventure and experience something new.
The little town with a big personality, Queenstown is the place for adventure lovers and thrill seekers alike. For those searching for their next challenge, a jolt to daily life, or simply an adventure to get your heart racing, Queenstown packs it all.Read More
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Whether you get your kicks from extreme sports in the sky, the water, jumping off bridges, or racing towards town on a downhill bike track, Queenstown, the home of adventure, has it all.Read More
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Blow off the cobwebs and get the heart pumping in the adrenaline capital of the world. Queenstown is home to some of the best activities in New Zealand, from jet sprints to skydives, lake and river adventures and so much more!Read More
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Queenstown has numerous trails for every level of rider, but which ones to choose? We’ve compiled a list of the best trails from beginner to advanced so you don’t have to!Read More
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A guide to accessible adventures in Queenstown. Queenstown is the home of inclusive adventures and our attractions welcome visitors with access needs.Read More
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Whether you’re into adventure, mountains and adrenalin, or fine wine and indulgence, get away from the everyday and escape to Queenstown this winter.Read More
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You don’t have to get out on the lake or up in the sky to experience some of Queenstown’s best adventures. Here are five of the most rewarding and exciting land based adventure activities to get you up close and personal with Queenstown’s landscapes.Read More
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