Set amidst the enchanting Wakatipu and the accurately named 'Remarkables' Mountain range, you'd be forgiven for thinking it was purely the scenery that made Queenstown menacingly encapsulating, alas no; the spectacular scenery merely provides an outstanding backdrop for the wonders within (and an outstanding backdrop for a skydive!). Queenstown is known for its many activities, from skiing to skydiving, and frisbee golf to incredible nightlife.

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Outdoor New Years Eve celebrations NZ

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Outdoor New Years Eve celebrations NZ

Just like other countries around the world, New Zealand takes it's New Year's Eve celebrations very seriously, taking in to account we are one of the first to see in

The Fear Factory

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The Fear Factory

A few of the staff from Nomads Queenstown were lucky enough recently to be invited to visit The Fear Factory, Queenstown. I have to say it was a fantasticly freaky time!

Top 3 Things To Do In Queenstown on a Rainy Day

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Top 3 Things To Do In Queenstown on a Rainy Day

"It's raining, it's pouring, the old man is snoring!" Instead of sitting by a cosy fireplace on a rainy day why not get out and about and make the most

Queenstown Group Accommodation

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Queenstown Group Accommodation

FREE light breakfast,towel hire and 15 minute internet. FREE Deluxe Private ensuite room for group leaders*. Meals and Activities can be organised for you.

Top 5 Romantic Spots in Queenstown

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Top 5 Romantic Spots in Queenstown

So, it may not be valentines day, but there are still some young lovers in Queenstown looking for the ideal place to 'woo' their loved ones. Now it is pretty

Transfers from Queenstown Airport

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Transfers from Queenstown Airport

Here at Nomads Queenstown we receive a lot of questions regarding transport from and to the airport. As Queenstown is small and Nomads Queenstown is situated in the middle of

15000ft NZone Skydive Queenstown

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15000ft NZone Skydive Queenstown

Jumping out of a perfectly good airplane from 15,000ft is not something everyone would do, but for me it's something I have wanted to do for years, and I finally

Queenstown Rafting

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Queenstown Rafting

The words 'rafting in Queenstown' is often followed immediately by 'Shotover river' but what happens when the Shotover river isn't raftable and what happens if you fancy some rafting action

Queenstown Trekking & Hiking Tracks

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Queenstown Trekking & Hiking Tracks

If you are tired of paying through the nose for all the high adrenaline activities that leave you feeling light in the head and the pocket, why not try experiencing

Luging Queenstown

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Luging Queenstown

Luging is fast becoming one of the most popular activities in Queenstown, not only with backpackers but with locals too. Luging is located at the top of the Gondola which
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