The beautiful city of Queenstown on New Zealand's South Island may have one of the most stunning surroundings that you've ever seen, but there's plenty more to do than gawp at the scenery.
As one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Queenstown has the best of everything that all travellers could want when visiting New Zealand. It’s epic scenery is sure to wow even the most experienced of travellers, there is plenty here to keep thrill seekers on the edge of the seats and for those who like to take their foot off the gas there are exceptional wineries and river cruises here. With heritage, adventure, scenery and excellent food, Queenstown really is the full package.
Queenstown has a relatively small international airport which accepts flights from a range of destinations, with an ever expanding list. The most popular way to arrive in the city is via road as the city makes up part of the well travelled ring route of the South Island.
WHEN TO GO
The summer months between December & February bring sunshine and great visibility of the beautiful surroundings. If you are visiting Queenstown for the winter sports and the snow then June and July are the best times of year.
WHAT TO EAT
Fergburger, Jervois Steak House, Fishbone, Ivy & Lola's Kitchen & Bar, Botswana Butchery, Rata, Vknow Restaurant & Bar, Madam Woo, Taco Medic, Eichardt's Bar