Queenstown has year round activities for both leisure and adventure seekers. Queenstown is New Zealand's adventure capital and the home to the world's first commercial bungy jump site. Visitors to Queenstown looking for adventure and excitement will find that there are many activities on offer, skiing, snowboarding, rafting, jet boating, sky diving, hiking, ballooning, hang gliding, mountain biking, along with many other adventure activities.
Queenstown also has many activities for visitors that have had too much excitement or are just looking for a relaxing holiday in one of the world's most beautiful places. A sightseeing tour, whether it be by coach, boat, plane or helicopter, around scenic Queenstown is a must. Central Otago is New Zealand's fastest growing wine region and many of the regions wineries are only a short drive from Queenstown. There are also a number walking tracks for a short or longer hike.