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|Auckland (AKL) to Queenstown||$432||Select|
Queenstown Travel InformationSitting on the shores of the stunning Lake Wakatipu, the town of Queenstown is a gem of New Zealand's South Island. Located in Otago, the town is geared up for tourists because of the skiing which goes on nearby in the winter months. From the pretty Z-shaped lake, visitors can see some of the beautiful nearby mountains, including Cecil Peak, Ben Lomond and Walter Peak. The town is associated with winter sports by New Zealanders and overseas tourists alike, but it would not be correct to say the town has nothing to do in the summer – far from it. Nevertheless, due to the popularity of activities like snow boarding and cross-country skiing, the town's hotels do get that bit busier in the winter.
One of the reasons visitors choose to come in the summer is the region's vineyards which are said to be the most southerly in the world. Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grapes are what the vineyards closest to Queenstown tend to produce and wine tasting experiences are a must for many visitors. Summer also has something to offer visitors looking for a thrill and paragliding and bungee-jumping are two popular summertime activities. Mountain bike hire is also a frequent choice of tourists who can enjoy easy-to-navigate mountain trails and explore some of the superb scenery without needing a car.
In recent years, Queenstown has developed more offerings for tourists seeking a relaxing stay. These days, you are just as likely to find a spa and wellness resort as an adrenaline-fuelled outdoor sports centre. There are also no less than six golf courses that are situated within half an hour's drive from the town centre. The town is also making more of its cultural heritage and visitors can expect to experience regular craft markets where local artisans display and sell their produce.
Although some of the accommodation is Queenstown is geared up for the backpacker's market, luxury hotels and serviced apartments are in plentiful supply, too. Luxury retreats and lodges can be found just out of town and, for visitors looking for a personal touch, there is a wide selection of hosted bed and breakfasts to choose from. All in all Queenstown makes for a superb holiday choice.
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Air traffic noise complaint - Otago Daily Times
He understood the noise of each flight exceeded 43 decibels as it passed his Closeburn home, off the Queenstown-Glenorchy road, he said.He said there were very few restraints on commercial air traffic and asked councillors to see what powers they had ...
Old stalwart to return to skies - Otago Daily Times
Dominies were the aircraft of choice for scenic, scheduled and charter flights work at Queenstown Airport from the mid-1950s until the early 1970s. The eight-seater Tui was built for the Royal New Zealand Air Force and was the last of its type based in ...
Vintage aircraft to star at airline pioneers reunion - Scoop.co.nz (press release)
The 8-seater 'Tui' was built for the Royal New Zealand Air Force and was the last of its type to be based in Queenstown. Now fully restored for commercial operation, the plane is owned by the Croydon Aviation Trust in Mandeville and will offer public ...
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Queenstown Airport warned ongoing growth could start driving people out of Queenstown - Stuff.co.nz
Earlier in the meeting the council heard from Closeburn resident Doug Bailey who said that on one day in February Queenstown Airport noise monitoring equipment noted 60 flights over his property. Actual traffic was probably around 70 flights, he said.
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Airport forecast worries councillors - Otago Daily Times
There is a major push to improve public transport on the resort's congested roads, something Mayor Jim Boult believes might help Queenstown absorb more visitors.Queenstown Airport Corporation chairman John Gilks said the SOI clearly identified ...
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