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24 Hours In Queenstown: Must Dos

By Wild Kiwi Team
on  April 06, 2017

You know when people describe locations as buzzing? Well, it’s a description that fits Queenstown perfectly, and so here are just some of the ways you can spend a day there as part of your adventure in New Zealand’s South Island.

Exciting activities in Queenstown - See the sights from above

Admire The View From Above On A Zipline Tour

Fancy speedily zipping your way through some of the most beautiful landscapes in the whole world? Who wouldn’t want to get a bird’s eye view of dense forests, roaring rivers, grand canyons, and glassy lakes?!

Enjoy An Evening Of Wine And Cheese Tasting

If spending a whole day wandering around several award-winning wineries isn’t at the top of your to-do list, then don’t miss out on the best local produce on offer. Unwind with some of New Zealand’s best wines and local cheeses alongside freshly baked bread and beautiful olive oil.

Visit Kiwi Birdlife Park During Your Ski Holiday NZ

Admire an incredible amount of native plants and see over 30 different species of animal, including the brown kiwi, the Antipodes parakeet, the Auckland green gecko and the common brush-tailed possum. The park is heavily involved in conservation, striving to protect New Zealand’s precious plants and wildlife.

Enjoy A Round Of Frisbee Golf In Queenstown Gardens

So, it may sound a little bit silly but there’s no denying that Frisbee golf is ridiculously fun! Not only will you get to walk around some beautifully maintained gardens, you’ll have plenty of time to practise your aim throughout the 18 ‘hole’ course. And don’t forget to collect your scorecard so you can figure out who’s in charge of getting in the first round of drinks at dinner!

Marvel At The Views Of Milford Sound

Often described as the 8th wonder of the world, as soon as you see the breath-taking views of Milford Sound you’ll understand why. With everything from crystal clear waters and dramatic fjords to stunning waterfalls and magnificent wildlife, a few hours in this beautiful landscape will leave you feeling thoroughly relaxed, rejuvenated and ready to take on the world!

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