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Queenstown is nicknamed the "World Capital of Radical Sports" for good reason! For the adventurous traveler, there's so much stuff to do in Queenstown you won't have enough time (and maybe not enough energy)! But Queenstown appeals to more than just adrenaline junkies. New Zealanders are proud of the beautiful nature of their country, and the city is no exception. Here you'll find pedestrian streets with few vehicles, making it a tranquil and delightful city.

If you are a lover of travel souvenirs and memorabilia, there are many attractions in Queenstown for you. Why not pick up some handmade wool clothing? Or how about the characteristic Maori-style woodwork? Or try the exquisite local honey? Some of the finest Queenstown attractions are the city's local shops. Just be sure to leave room in your suitcase!

Head to the shores of the lake for more things to do in Queenstown. You can take a trip across its waters and enjoy beautiful views. For an even more stunning vantage point of the best things to see in Queenstown, climb up any of the nearby mountainsides ... and when you arrive at the top, get your adrenaline pumping with some wild Queenstown activities. From these high points you can go paragliding or, for the truly daring, bungee jumping!

But if you're not feeling brave, just go to the restaurant at the top of the hill, one of the best places to visit in Queenstown at night, when you can see all the city lit up. Still wondering what to do in Queenstown? Well, how about the ski resorts, music festivals, river rafting, helicopter rides and, of course, the internationally-renowned wines? You won't be bored for one minute!

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