DirBit City Guide: QueensTown, New Zealand


Dreaming of your next holiday is always exciting to make your experience more delightful so why not visit Queenstown. It is situated in the southern lakes region of south island of  New Zealand. It is surrounded by dramatic mountains and crystal clear Lake WAKATIPU. Queenstown is situated on the edge of a lake. A beautiful Alpine looking village about as far from the Alps as you can get. It is an incredible mix of gorges views, great food,and fun outdoor activities. Queen town is also famous for its spectacular scenery, four distinct seasons and world class activities.

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QUEENTOWN is known as New Zealand ‘ADVENTURE CAPITAL’. Therefore gather up your courage and discover why queen’s town is known as the adventure capital of the world.This place attracts three millions visitors a year who comes here especially for everything right from world class skiing and snowboarding to jet boating, rafting and bungee jumping. If you are panning your holiday in spring time the green valleys and snow-capped mountains is just perfect to enjoy in the spring. There are special packages also for the whole family to enjoy during the full week right from working farms to hydro slides.

Queenstown Nature and Eco Tourism offers some of the most dramatic eco-tourism in New Zealand along with this discover native new Zealand flora and fauna and landscaper ranging from everything from glacial-hewn deep fjords, sparkling lakes, snow-capped mountain ranges , grinding glaciers, wild cascading rivers, deep canyons  etc.

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Queenstown indoor snow park is the first indoor dry slope Terrain Park in New Zealand. It is a great place especially for beginners to try skiing or snowboarding affordably for the first time, learn new skills, work on tricks. The park features numerous boxes, rail and jumps with varying degree of difficulty for people who have never seen or touched snow even though they are advanced skiers and boarders.

DART RIVER JET is been operating from last 25 years, they take people on journey of exploring deep waters into the Te Wai Pounamu World Heritage Area. Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of this area at your own space as you float downstream on sparkling water.Then enjoy a lovely buffet lunch before heading past Paradise and on to Glenorchy. This trip offers everything, a unique, fun journey combining nature with adventure. The Dart River Jet is based at Glenorchy at the top of Lake Wakatipu. The short scenic drive of 46 km from Queenstown has been rated as one of the top ten scenic drives in the world.

Glaciers Southern lake Helicopters have offered a selection of daily scenic flight.Fjord land and Mt. Aspiring National Parks, Alpine or snow landing are parts of all flights and glacier landings are included in all Milford Sound Flights.

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Enjoy the beautiful scenery by taking a ride on a horse back. The rides go through glacial fed rivers with stunning mountain backdrops and heads toward the mouth of the Rees and paradise valley. The only place where one can ride the full circumference of a mountain is at the front of Mount Alfred.

Experience Queenstown’s  legendry nightlife with a night out at any local bars and night clubs. Usually they have live music with talented cover bands or DJ’s for those wanting to carry on throughout the night.

Scream with the shot over canyon swing which is built on the edge of a cliff that towers above the shot over River, their canyon swing is one of Queenstown most distinctive ad reline activities.

Do come over to this dramatic town where activities are never ending.

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