Australia & the Pacific Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Solo girl going to queenstown!

Jump to last reply

Hello all,

I'm a 28yr old girl from Los Angeles who's finally going somewhere I've wanted to go since I was 10yrs old .... Queenstown nz! Since non of my friends are as ambitious about this as I am I'm flying solo. Trip is mid Nov to dec I have 2weeks & want to make it worth it.

I'm flying into queens & so far my plan includes going to Milford or doubtful sound first for an over night Cruise getting a fergburger then over nighting in Wanaka.. Maybe sky dive there then head to franz Joseph then maybe Abel Tasman then Blenheim then head back to queenstown.. Questions :

1.skydiving - queenstown or Wanaka ? Which is best ? Is there better?ive NEVER been I want it to be the best !

2. Is Abel Tasman worth going out of the way for during that time ? Is Blenheim ? Or should I just stay fairly close to queens ?

3. Hot pools? I've read franz Joseph has then now ...are they ok is there somewhere better ?are any of them worth it ?

4. I only have one night booked ... Going to try to wing it .. Great or terrible idea or suggestions

5. What have I left out that I absolutely MUST DO

Ive never had the opportunity to do anything this amazing alone i Thank you for any &all feed back!

8 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement: Writers Needed for Morocco Guidebook
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Apr 11, 14 at 05:51 PM
View all Australia & the Pacific activity »
  1. 1 Family trip to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane
  2. 2 Honeymoon in Australia - Sydney
  3. 3 Review our NZ Itinerary please
  4. 4 First trip to NZ (2 weeks in Dec/Jan)
  5. 5 Skiing for beginners
  6. 6 12 day Australia Itinerary
  7. 7 Lochiel Fraudulant Hotel near Melbourne warning to fellow travellers
  8. 8 Kangaroo Island/port Douglas
  9. 9 New Zealand: Cruise vs. Land
  10. 10 Itinerary Help
  11. 11 Trip Report I've been, I've been to the Land Down Under...
  12. 12 Tasmania-11 nights and more questions
  13. 13 Packing List
  14. 14 Abel - Kayak and Walk / Timing Questions
  15. 15 4 weeks in NZ in Feb. 2015
  16. 16 Sydney and Auckland
  17. 17 Internet access
  18. 18 Trip Report Night Out Byron Bay
  19. 19 Christchurch or Auckland?
  20. 20 Planning first trip to Australia - input requested. :)
  21. 21 10 days itinerary
  22. 22 Fremantle my love..
  23. 23 26 day NZ motorhome itinerary.
  24. 24 Do Great Ocean Road or head to New Zealand?
  25. 25 Books?
View next 25 » Back to the top