Source: Peter Kurdulija
Source: Peter Kurdulija

About: Queenstown is located on the shores of the South Island’s Lake Wakatipu, set against the beautiful Southern Alps in New Zealand. The area of Queenstown is 8,705 km² and the population was 28,224 in 2006. The coordinates of the city are 45.0312° S, 168.6626° E. The altitude of the city is 310 m above mean sea level. The main airport of the city is Queenstown Airport. The address of the airport is Sir Henry Wigley Dr, Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand.

 

Best Season to Visit: The best time to visit Queenstown is from December to February.

 

 Tourist Attractions:

1)

Milford Sound

2)

Lake Wakatipu

3)

Routeburn Track

4)

Coronet Peak Ski Area

5)

Lake Wanaka

6)

Hollyford Track

7)

The Remarkables Ski Area

8)

Ben Lomond

9)

Queenstown Gardens

10)

Shotover Canyon Swing & Canyon Fox

11)

Lake Hayes

12)

Kiwi Birdlife Park

13)

Moke Lake

14)

Shotover Jet

15)

Skyline Queenstown

16)

Ben Lomond Track

17)

Shotover Street

18)

AJ Hackett Bungy

19)

Southern Discoveries

20)

Luge Queenstown

21)

Queenstown Hill Walking Track

22)

Tiki Trail

 

 

Temperature:  The month wise highest and lowest temperatures for the city are shown below.

Month

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

High(°c)

22

22

20

16

12

8

8

10

13

16

18

21

Low (°c)

10

10

9

6

3

0

0

1

3

6

7

9

 

 

Rainfall: The month wise rainfall in mm for the city is shown below.

Month

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

mm

75

52

84

67

81

74

58

59

77

90

65

69

days

13

13

15

16

17

16

15

15

17

19

16

17

 

 

Adventure and Other Activities:

1)

Bike Tours

2)

Water Sports

3)

Off road tours

4)

Zipline

5)

Private tours

6)

Cultural Tours

7)

River Rafting & Tubing

8)

Multi-Day Tours

9)

Eco Tours

10)

Boat Tours

11)

Parasailing & Paragliding

12)

Site-Seeing Tours

13)

Day Trips

14)

Bunge Jumping

15)

Nature and Wildlife Tours

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