Believe Laura when she says that Queenstown is the 'adventure capital of the world.' From bungee jumping to heli-skiing, if you can think of it, you can probably find it in Queenstown!
Visitors refer to Queenstown as a 'natural theme park' because of the incredible variety of outdoor adventures it offers. Located on the shores of beautiful Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown is surrounded by 'the Remarkables,' mountains in the center of New Zealand's South Island.
You can really do it all in Queenstown. Join Laura as she jet boats down the Shotover River at 80 km per hour, doing 360 spins next to rock walls in less than five inches of water! it's a thrilling ride at top speed! Be daring and try bungee-jumping! If you can handle that, you can handle anything!
Hop in a 4-wheel drive jeep with Nomad Safaris and tour the heart of the New Zealand High Country. Be amazed as Laura takes you on a 'Lord of the Rings Tour' to the various filming locations.
The wonderful thing about Queenstown is that the town itself is only about three blocks square, with several hotels, restaurants, museums, coffee bars and shops. You won't want to miss out on New Zealand's wine either.
Whether it's an adventure or a short walk on the wild side you see, there's no better place to kick it up than in Queenstown, New Zealand!