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Queenstown, New Zealand

Queenstown, New Zealand, is the Southern Hemisphere’s premier four season lake and alpine resort. Surrounded by majestic mountains and nestled on the shores of crystal clear Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown’s stunning scenery from nearby mountains is inspiring and revitalising. Queenstown is now known for its commerce-oriented tourism, especially adventure and ski tourism. It recently became a destination where people come from all over the world. Around 1.9 million visitors are drawn to Queenstown each year to enjoy their own unforgettable travel experience. Visitors come to experience our awe-inspiring scenery, to search for adventure, to seek out relaxation and rejuvenation, or just to breathe the pure mountain air.

Queenstown is a perfect place for adventurists. Skiing, snowboarding, jet boating, whitewater rafting, bungee jumping, mountain biking, skateboarding, tramping, parapenting, sky diving and fly fishing are all popular activities. Or, if you want something a little more relaxed, you can choose from numerous family activities, nature experiences, tours and beauty spas. Queenstown also now hosts an annual International Jazz Festival. Recent international performers include Anika Moa and Di Bird. It has a reputation for being ‘Adventure Capital of the World’. There is no way you will not enjoy this destination.