Gear up for winter in Queenstown
Queenstown’s glorious ski fields are rightly famous. To help you pre-plan your Queenstown winter escape and get the most out of your stay, simply explore our winter guide.
Other Queenstown Winter Activities
While Queenstown is certainly the ultimate winter paradise for those seeking a bit of ski and snow action, there’s still plenty to enjoy in Queenstown even if you’re not wanting to head up the mountains. Here’s our top pick:
1# Scenic Flights
Take in Queenstown’s awe-inspiring landscapes from new heights. With Air Milford Scenic Flights, you can enjoy a personalized sightseeing excursion and experience incredible views of the local touristic attractions in the region.
2#Queenstown Golf Club
Don’t let the winter snow fool you, Queenstown is an all-year round golfing destination. Take to the green and tee off on what is internationally regarded as one of the most beautiful Golf courses in the world.
3# NZONE Skydive
Let’s face it, if you’re heading to the Adventure Capital you surely need to “tick” something thrilling off your bucket list. Why not give Skydiving a go?
4# Ice Skating
Lace up those skates! From mid April until mid October the Queenstown Ice Arena opens for the season. Located just a short walk from town in the Queenstown gardens, this is a great activity for the whole family to enjoy. They even provide quick starter lessons on demand for those new to ice skating.
5#Onsen Hot Pool
Located on the cliffside commanding breathtaking panoramic views on Queenstown’s awe-inspiring landscape, Onsen Hot Pools are the only dedicated hot pool located centrally in the town centre for you to indulge and unwind yourself.