Planning your trip to Queenstown

Dreaming of your next holiday is always exciting. We've compiled lots of information about getting around in Queenstown, weather and climatemaps and visitor guides, itineraries, our surrounding regions and top tips for planning and packing.

Queenstown is located in the southern lakes region of the South Island of New Zealand. Surrounded by dramatic mountains and crystal clear Lake Whakatipu, Queenstown is renowned for its spectacular scenery, four distinct seasons and world-class activities and attractions. 

Once you’re in Queenstown there are so many things to do, it pays to plan and book in advance. Start planning your Queenstown trip today.

Useful Information

Getting Here & Around

Seasons & Weather

Maps & Visitor Guide

What to Pack

Getting to Queenstown

Fly to Queenstown
Drive to Queenstown


Plan Your Stay

Things To Do



Transport Services


How to Delve Deeper

Travel Tips

Regenerative Travel in Queenstown

Guided Experiences

Become a Temporary Local

Queenstown FAQs