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Queenstown Hill

Belfast Street, Queenstown, New Zealand
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“great walk” (53 reviews)
“steep climb” (27 reviews)
“the loop” (32 reviews)
Belfast Street, Queenstown, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 977 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Definitely worth the 1.5-2 hour round hike up to the view. Great view over Queenstown and a good activity for half a day on your holiday. Especially a good activity for those looking for cheap or free activities in Queenstown.

Thank Rosietovey
Reviewed yesterday

This is an easy-to-find walking loop which provides beautiful views, plentiful birdlife, and even some lovely Maori sculptures and written insights into Maori philosophy. Take your camera. You could even take your lunch! You won't get bored on an out & back walk; just keep...More

Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A really spectacular view atop once you get up there. There's a lower view point, but if you're up to it do go up to the very top. You won't regret it. I must say it's a real up hill climb, bring drinking water, some...More

Thank Wolv3rin3
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Queenstown Hill is a steep hike. We started from Robins road and made our way to Belfast street to begin the hike. It took us 4 hours plus return, including photo stops. This trail requires good fitness and stamina to complete to the summit....More

Thank CodFish007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great fun with luge, Great view, we spend about 3 hours up the hill and had lunch, food wasn't so great, would suggest to have lunch back in town

Thank Cyrus C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had accomodation in the street and watched those gorgeous mountains change its personality every hour! Loved it! There is also a gorgeous walking trail off of this road which is constantly utililsed.

Thank Tammy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This track is steep in places and the round trip is probably about an hour and a half but it is definitely worth doing! The views from the dream bowl and then the summit which is another 10-15 mind further are amazing! If you have...More

1  Thank speedsister
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very rewarding hike with a spectacular view over Queenstown. Well worth the long walk up to the summit.

Thank Livvie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice walk, would be nice to be signed posted a little clear, view at top was stunning. Is a hill walk so wear sensible shoes

Thank psmall17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The walk takes about 2 hours in total, and was at a intermediate difficulty for us. The walkway is well maintained, and provides an excellent view over Queenstown at the top.

Thank Andrew L
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Kim E
19 July 2017|
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Response from snowsfields1931 | Reviewed this property |
Perfect. Bungee jumping to jet boat thrills and ski connections, hiking and nature walks are everywhere. Best time October to March being late Spring to late Summer. Enjoy. Cheers.
Steph S
16 May 2017|
Response from Nicole T | Reviewed this property |
Hello! It was pretty steep and I can imagine parts of the track would be slippery if it has been raining. I would suggest hiking boots if possible, my sneakers did ok though. Also take water, as it is a bit of a walk to the... More
Soni B
5 September 2016|
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Response from Brentwapwap | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Queenstown Hill and the Gondola Hill are two different walks. Queenstown Hill start is at the corner of Kerry Drive and Belfast Terrace in Queenstown - In this walk you will have to walk up and down there is no... More