Rainy Day activities for the family
Discovery Day – Queenstown Sightseeing
Half or full-day family adventures!
Unravel the mystery and escape the room in one hour. A fun, bonding family experience where you embrace kiwi ingenuity to hunt for clues and solve the puzzles.
New Zealand's scariest haunted house! Spine-tingling surprises and lots of fun – if you're brave enough!
iFly Indoor Skydiving
Experience the rush of 100% pure human flight at New Zealand’s only indoor skydiving attraction.
Kiwi Birdlife Park, Queenstown
Lots to see under cover, cosy café, umbrellas available.
Minus 5° ICE BAR, Queenstown
Come inside and marvel at a room where EVERYTHING is carved from ice.
Odyssey Sensory Maze
Feel your way from one illusory room to another - each of the zones is different, exciting and unexpected!
Thrillzone – a World of Thrills!
Fun and adrenaline with 360° Drift and 360° Battleground including Paintless Paintball, Laser Tag and Hero Blast.
Underwater Observatory, Queenstown
Life under the surface of the lake; see the trout, salmon and eels in their natural habitat.
Vortex 12D Motion Theatre/360⁰ VR
State-of-the-art motion theatre; a white-knuckle adventure with lots of surprises!
Ziptrek – Flying Fox Ecotours, Queenstown
Harness up and fly through the air while keeping dry under the tree canopy – a guided ecological adventure.
Alpine Aqualand, Frankton
Leisure pool, lazy river, hydroslide, lap pool, hot pool.
Basecamp Adventures - Queenstown and Wanaka
Indoor climbing and bouldering walls plus the fantastic fun of Clip 'n Climb.
Buzzstop Honey Centre, Frankton
All things bees! Activities, bee tours, crafts, parties, cafe and bee/honey shop.
Chipmunks Playland and Café
Lots of indoor fun to entertain the kids while you enjoy our café with friends or leave the little ones in our care.
Game Over Queenstown
Grand Prix indoor karting, Lazer Tag and much more!
SITE Trampoline Playground
Have fun and build confidence at SITE trampoline.
Out of Town Adventures
Day Trip to Wanaka
Visit Puzzling World, National Transport & Toy Museum, Warbirds and Wheels, Basecamp Adventures - Clip ‘N Climb, Realm (Full Motion Virtual Reality Experience), Cinema Paradiso or have a play at the Wanaka Pool Recreation Centre and Pool.
Day Trip to Milford Sound
It may be fine at Milford Sound even if it’s raining in town. Otherwise the waterfalls are spectacular in the rain.
Dorothy Browns, Arrowtown
Gorgeous boutique cinema, open from 10.30am daily.
Lakes District Museum, Arrowtown
A lively museum with a kids' treasure hunt.
Off Road Adventures Quad Bike or Buggy Tours
Even more fun in the wet! We have kids' quads, a tour that is tailor-made for families and wet weather gear.
Off Road Adventures 4x4 Scenic Tours
Stay inside a warm vehicle on our exciting 4x4 adventure.
Southern Discoveries Mt Nicholas Farm Experience
A great boat trip combined with farm tour.
Paintball Central, Cromwell
It’s often dry in Cromwell when raining in town so come on out and enjoy some action adventure!