Ultimate Ski NZ - Packing and gen advise

1 May 2012 Gabbaz asked


Hi All

Im going to queenstown July 22 - 28 and have never skiid before or traveled alone on a contiki. Can anyoe recommend anything? i.e. somewhere to visit, what i need to wear like in queenstown do i need special shoes to walk or ski gear (ski pants and jacket) or can i wear runners and jeans. Any advise on the best mountain to hit and any ski advice. And has anyone stayed at the Aspen on Queenstown. does it have heaters in the room or floor heating. it=s the acommodation nice? im sharing in quad.

Thankyou in Avance for any avice anyone can provide

  • 18 Aug 2013 Amy said


    abit late you will need to hire or buy boots for the snow and you can ether buy snow clothing or hire i stayed in Aspen on Queenstown its ok your not really in room much that it matters if your not at snow your out or dinner then clubs



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