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The most important tourist places in Queenstown, New Zealand

The most important tourist places in Queenstown, New Zealand

 

 

The most important tourist places in Queenstown, New Zealand
Queenstown is characterized by many beautiful tourist places, we will mention to you the following 9 of the most beautiful tourist places in Queenstown, New Zealand, we recommend visiting:

Kawarau Bridge Bungy
Kawaru Bungee Bridge, New Zealand

The Kawaro Bungee Suspension Bridge is home to the world’s first and most famous bungee jump. It is one of the most important tourist attractions in Queenstown, New Zealand. It was opened in 1988, and is located in a rocky front overlooking the Kawarau River.

 

The bridge is 43 meters long above sea level. And it allows you to enjoy stunning views from the top of the bridge, and the white water rapids of the Shotoffer River. Explore rocky gorges, cross rocks by quad bike, and the ultimate adventure for thrill-seekers is skydiving and enjoying epic views of the Southern Alps and surrounding lakes.

Lake Wakatipu

Lake Wakatipu is the longest and third largest lake in New Zealand, and it is an inland lake of 80 km in length. Take a scenic cruise across Lake Wakatipu, aboard the century-old coal-fired TSS Earnsloe.

 

You can dine for a unique experience, as well as walk, bike, stroll along the long lake shores, jet-boating, enjoy fishing, and kayak tours.

Skippers Canyon

One of the most exciting hikes in the Queenstown area, is the drive through Skippers Canyon. It is a historic strait that extends across 22 kilometers, and was once home to thousands of prospectors after the discovery of gold in 1892 AD, in the Shotofer River that runs through the valley.

 

Now it’s a popular stop for heritage cruises, jet-boating, bungee jumping, crossing the High Skippers Suspension Bridge and reaching the top of the Cronet. And choose from the many rides to Skippers Canyon, go skiing, and don’t miss the delicious cream tea along the way, for which the area is famous.

 

Queenstown Gardens

One of the best things to do in Queenstown is to take a walk in the huge botanical garden, which is located right on the shore of Lake Wakatipu.

 

 

Enjoy the most beautiful scenery overlooking the lake, as well as a wide variety of local and international plant species, including view of the huge Douglas fir trees, as well as the wonderful rose garden. The park is also famous for its historic oak and fir trees, which were planted by the first Mayor of Queenstown in 1866. It is one of the most prominent tourist attractions in Queenstown, New Zealand.

Jetboat on the Shotover River, New Zealand

Jetboat on the Shotover River, New Zealand

 

Ride a jet boat on the Shotover River

 

 

The Shotoffer River is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Queenstown, New Zealand. Today it is home to one of Queenstown’s most popular tourist attractions, the Shotover River Jet Boat Company. It is the only company allowed to operate inside the canyons, where it has been operating since 1965.

Take a whimsical and fast cruise down the narrow river, and enjoy the stunning panoramic views of the canyon’s dramatic cliffs. It’s one of the longest running adventure activities in Queenstown, going at up to 90kph, in less than 10cm of water, bracing for the famous 360-degree spin and holding on.

 

 

Skiing in Remar Cables “Remarkables”
Skiing at Remar Cables Queenstown

One of the most important and best winter leisure activities to do in Queenstown is skiing on the north facing slopes of the Remar Cables mountain range. It is a product suitable for educated beginners and experienced skiers as well as snowboarders. Its world-class and modern ski facilities have made it very popular with skiers.
The resort offers visitors the possibility to enjoy the ice skating parks, or hike the chutes, and wander the wide open trails. You can also train with the most skilled trainers, gain confidence and have a great day in the snow. You can rent everything available on the mountain from snowboards, skis, boots, poles, clothes and also rent a helmet.

 

 

Mount Crichton Track
Mt Crichton Trail, New Zealand

A great experience in Queenstown is to take a hiking tour of the two- to four-hour Mount Crichton Trail, through forests of tall beech trees.

You get excellent views of the mountain ranges, and Lake Wakatipu below the path. As well as discovering some miners’ huts, to get a good idea of ​​the harsh lifestyles of these intrepid prospectors.

 

 

Lake Wanaka
Lake Wanaka Queenstown

Lake Wanaka is one of the most famous and beautiful tourism parks in Queenstown, New Zealand. And that’s where it enjoys charming views, ranging from the glistening turquoise waters of the lake, which mediate the trees, and the bird-covered hills, overlooking the rocky peaks of Mount Aspiring National Park.

You can try a range of interesting activities such as fishing, boating and swimming tours, as well as walking along the lake. As well as being home to many artists who display their work, in a range of galleries in the city.

 

 

Onsen Hot Baths
Queenstown Onsen

Onsen hot tubs overlook the Shotoover River in Queenstown, New Zealand. It is a world-famous and popular day spa resort, which attracts many visitors and tourists annually.

Relax in hot cedarwood-lined onsen baths, restore your inner strength, and let go of all your anxiety and stress.

 

 

Queenstown Gardens

One of the best things to do in Queenstown is to take a walk in the huge botanical garden, which is located right on the shore of Lake Wakatipu.

Enjoy the most beautiful scenery overlooking the lake, as well as a wide variety of local and international plant species, including view of the huge Douglas fir trees, as well as the wonderful rose garden. The park is also famous for its historic oak and fir trees, which were planted by the first Mayor of Queenstown in 1866. It is one of the most prominent tourist attractions in Queenstown, New Zealand.