Queenstown has been shaped by many different people, cultures and lifestyles from its earliest days—but it’s Queenstown’s pioneering spirit and sense of adventure that leaves a lasting impression on those who visit.
Known as the adventure capital of the world and home to the latest and greatest adventures, there is no shortage of Queenstown adrenaline activities for anyone looking to test their limits. From bungy jumping and tandem skydiving, to river surfing, canyon swinging and speeding through our surrounds by jet boat, many of these iconic adrenaline adventures were pioneered right here in Queenstown.
From indoor thrills to adventures in the sky, in the water or on the land, there are many ways to explore Queenstown. Get the heart pumping and immerse yourself in our natural surrounds with outdoor adventures from mountaineering and climbing, hiking, mountain biking, rafting and kayaking.
If living life full-speed isn't your style, the cruisy side of Queenstown is easy to find and it’s full of incredible leisurely experiences. Embark on a beautiful lake cruise, a sightseeing expedition by air or a breath-taking scenic tour on land.
Choose your Queenstown adventure and experience something new.
From rivers to mountaintops, Queenstown’s natural playground offers some of New Zealand’s best outdoor adventures. Here’s your must-do list.Read More
Get your heart pumping and feel alive with a Queenstown adrenaline experience. Free-fall at 200km, leap from New Zealand's highest bungy, the worlds's biggest swing, hurtle down the world's steepest zipline or soar high above Queenstown on a tandem paraglide. Step up to the challenge and escape your everyday.
Whether you’re an experienced mountain biker or hiker, or you’re keen to try a new adventure activity, Queenstown will inspire you to push your limits. Welcome to nature’s playground for epic outdoor adventures, where everyone can play, no matter what age or ability.
We know high-speed adrenaline isn't for everyone. The cruisy side of our idyllic alpine resort is full of incredible leisurely experiences from lake cruises to scenic tours on land and sightseeing expeditions by air. Choose your Queenstown adventure and experience something new.
The pioneering spirit of our region gave Queenstown its reputation as the adventure capital of the world. Today, many of Queenstown’s famous hair-raising adrenaline activities are pushing new boundaries by giving back to people and place.Read More
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Once a professional endurance athlete, Hamish now prefers to freestyle his adventures. Whether he’s ice climbing, ski touring, scaling the 24 tallest mountains in New Zealand in one push, or guiding visitors along Queenstown cycle trails, he’s drawn by the beauty of the wild.Read More
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Rain never stops play in the home of adventure. No matter the weather, plan your rainy day activities in Queenstown with your guide to all weather fun for thrill seekers.Read More
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The little town with a big personality, Queenstown is the place for adventure lovers and thrill seekers alike. For those searching for their next challenge, a jolt to daily life, or simply an adventure to get your heart racing, Queenstown packs it all.Read More
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Blow off the cobwebs and get the heart pumping in the adrenaline capital of the world. Queenstown is home to some of the best activities in New Zealand, from jet sprints to skydives, lake and river adventures and so much more!Read More
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