Lake & River Adventures in Queenstown

Surrounded by beautiful lakes, rivers and fiords, Queenstown is an ideal destination for all your favourite water activities.   

From leisurely lake cruises to adrenaline-pumping jetboat rides, Queenstown’s aquatic adventures are seemingly endless.

Browse the options below for the best lake & river adventures in Queenstown, New Zealand!

 Water activities in Queenstown

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Cruise & Kayak Milford Sound

Queenstown
Double the adventure with our Cruise & Kayak Milford Sound experience. This trip includes a Milford Sound cruise, entry to the Milford Discovery Centre & Underwater Observatory, a delicious Picnic...

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White Water Sledging

Queenstown
Ride the Rapids!

Come and enjoy the unique experience - River Sledging down the rapids! Have the pure satisfaction of controlling your descent down the mighty Kawarau River on our specialized...

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Based on 59 reviews

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Dinner on Sunset

Glenorchy
Quietly paddle across the head of Lake Wakatipu with us to enjoy a meal at one of the areas oldest hotels, the historic Kinloch Lodge was built in 1860. With...

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Pacific Jemm

Queenstown
Pacific Jemm: Luxury 80 foot Italian design charter launch. Cocktail parties, conferences, private dinners. from 2-50 guests. Overnite charters for 4 couples in private cabins. Total privacy. Fine cuisine or...

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JUCY Cruize Milford Sound

Queenstown
Welcome to JUCY Cruise...Cruise Milford Sound with JUCY and have a JUCY-er experience!

Relax in our modern catamaran while we spoil you with unlimited, close-up viewing of waterfalls, wildlife and...

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$45 - $79

Doubtful Sound Wilderness Cruises - Real Journeys

Queenstown
Cruise across island-studded Lake Manapouri and coach over Wilmot Pass. Then explore the dramatic scenery of Doubtful Sound on a three-hour cruise on board the modern catamaran the Patea Explorer....

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Walter Peak Cycling Excursions - Real Journeys

Queenstown
Join our small group guided cycling adventure on the south-western shores of Lake Wakatipu.

Your day commences with a cruise on board the TSS Earnslaw Steamship to Walter Peak.

Then cycle along...

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KJet

Queenstown
You can step onto a big yellow KJet every hour at the Main Town Pier in the centre of Queenstown. In an unforgettable jet boat experience you’ll be transported from...

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$69 - $129
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Extreme Green Rafting

Queenstown
Queenstown's longest established rafting operation offer rafting trips that will take you into the extremes of our environment.
Raft the infamous Shotover River with a journey into the historic skippers canyon...

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Heli ThunderJet Combo-Heli Tours Queenstown

Queenstown
Experience two of Queenstown's most popular activities ... Heli Tours will take you for a short scenic helicopter flight over beautiful Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains where you'll experience...

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