Glenorchy Tourism

Glenorchy is a small settlement at the northern end of Lake Wakatipu in the South Island region of Otago, New Zealand. It is approximately 45 km (28 mi) by road or boat from Queenstown, the nearest large town. There are several pubs, a café and a range of small shops in the town catering mainly to tourists but also to the small resident population. There is also a small airstrip which caters to small planes. The Dart River and Rees River flow into the head of Lake Wakatipu next to Glenorchy.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Glenorchy in New Zealand. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Glenorchy like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Queenstown, New Zealand. Take a short trip from Glenorchy and set some time aside to explore the Queenstown. Dotted with places like Skyline Gondola, Kiwi Birdlife Park, Milford Sound; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Glenorchy, you'll have to take a flight to Queenstown; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Glenorchy are of 1-2 days.

Glenorchy is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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