Here is everything you need to know when planning a trip to Queenstown, New Zealand. Make sure to give yourself a few days here to take advantage of everything this amazing spot has to offer.
Where to stay:
Nomads is a great hostel in the center of town. It is reasonably priced and offers a ton of bonuses such as free wifi, free breakfast and dinners. They also plan events and parties every night, so you will always have something to do.
Where to eat:
This is an iconic burger place in Queenstown. They also have an amazing bakery and gelato place next door. Make sure to order online beforehand because there is always a line.
This is the place to go for chocolates and ice cream.
This spot is perfect for a late night snack of cookies.
If you feel like splurging and tasting some of New Zealand's finest wine and cheese, this is the place to go. The cheese platters are amazing.
What to do:
If you are feeling adventurous, take a swing on the highest swing in the world or bungy jump 440 feet down
-Canyon shot over bridge
-Milford Sound day trip
-Hike Queenstown Hill
-Explore the wine valleys
Where to go out:
Many companies host bar crawls for really awesome prices here. We suggest Kiwi’s bar crawl or big night out. Here are a few other fun places to go:
-World Bar- get a teapot drink here
-Below Zero Ice Bar