Frankton Destination Guide

Frankton

Map of the area of Frankton in New Zealand

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Frankton in Otago (region) is a city in New Zealand - about 399 mi (or 643 km) South-West of Wellington, the country's capital.

Local time in Frankton is now 08:34 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Auckland" with an UTC offset of 12 hours. Depending on your mobility, these bigger locations might be interesting for you: Maori Point, Macetown, Long Gully, Invercargill, Dunedin or Arrowtown. When in this area, you might want to check out Wharehuanui, Lower Shotover, Frankton, Arthurs Point, Fernhill and Queenstown as well. We know of 4 airports close to Frankton. The closest airport we know of is Queenstown International Airport (IATA: ZQN) with a distance of 0 mi (or 0.4 km) East of the city centre of Frankton.

Frankton Photo Slideshow

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Frankton photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Things to see, know and go to

We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. We also found some pictures. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Frankton? We have collected some references on our attractions page. And if you want to know what it is like in this place - right now - don't miss out on our selected webcams.

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Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Frankton for Friday, 25th of July 2014.

Sky is clear
-7°C / 20 °F
Temperature during night:
3°C / 37 °F
Chance of rainfall:
0%
General weather conditions:
Sky is clear
Wind and sky conditions:
Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North-East. Clear sky
Air pressure & humidity:
920.9 hPa with 100% air humidity
Forecast for Saturday, 26th of July 2014
Light snow
Day: -8°C (17 °F)
Night: -3°C (26 °F)
Light snow, calm, clear sky.
Forecast for Sunday, 27th of July 2014
Broken clouds
Day: -8°C (18 °F)
Night: 0°C (32 °F)
Broken clouds, calm.
Forecast for Monday, 28th of July 2014
Broken clouds
Day: 3°C (38 °F)
Night: -0°C (31 °F)
Broken clouds, calm.

Weather information is provided by openweathermap.org.

Sightseeing Tipps

We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Frankton sightseeing overview.

  • Queenstown Events Centre
  • Queenstown Airport
  • Frankton, Otago
  • Real World/Road Rules Challenge: The Duel II
  • Edith Cavell bridge
  • Wakatipu High School
  • Skycity Queenstown
  • Lake Hayes
  • Lake Alta
  • Millbrook Resort

Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the Frankton video gallery for a broader collection..

1# Welcome to Queenstown, NZ | Wanderlust: Queenstown, New Zealand [Episode 1/4]

Play VideoWelcome to Queenstown, NZ | Wanderlust: Queenstown, New Zealand [Episode 1/4]

Duration: 13:17 min
Uploaded: August 29, 2012
Views: 43,041 - Rating: 4.81244/5
uploaded by: fawninc

Daven and Michelle's next stop is Queenstown, on New Zealand's South Island! To get the best view of the beautiful city, Daven and Michelle ride a Skyline gondola to the top of the mountain, then take a thrilling ride on the downhill Luge tracks. Back at the hotel, Daven meets up with one of the hotel owners and takes a stroll down Church Lane in this episode of Wanderlust where Daven and Michelle...

2# Lord of the Rings Tour | Wanderlust: Queenstown, New Zealand [Episode 2/4]

Play VideoLord of the Rings Tour | Wanderlust: Queenstown, New Zealand [Episode 2/4]

Duration: 12:29 min
Uploaded: September 07, 2012
Views: 77,636 - Rating: 4.69769/5
uploaded by: fawninc

Daven and Michelle embark on a Lord of the Rings tour in the mountainous region outside of Queenstown, New Zealand and discover the beautiful scenery of Paradise Valley. Later, Michelle meets up with her friends, Glamhouse photo team Josh Shelton and Brian Bins, for a photo shoot for her jewelry line, Ever Eden, in this episode of Wanderlust where Daven and Michelle find beauty and inspiration in ...

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Places to stay

To see more hotels of this place check the dedicated Frankton hotels overview. It has recently been updated. Or directly pick your favourite hotel below to learn more about it.

Copthorne Hotel and Resort Queenstown Lakefront

< 3mi. This superior first-class lakefront resort offers comfortable accommodations for both business and leisure travellers. Ideally situated for visitors t...

Address:
Corner Frankton Rd & Adelaide Street
9300 Queenstown

Best Western Cranbury Court

< 4mi. Welcome to the BEST WESTERN Cranbury Court where guests will experience the highest standard of customer service and accommodations at an affordable p...

Address:
19-23 Gorge Road
. Queenstown

Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet

< 29mi. Lake Wanaka is an ecological sanctuary and one of New Zealands best preserved sites. On its banks stands this private and modern retreat with glass ar...

Address:
Mt Aspiring Road, PO Box 115
9343 Wanaka

Minaret Lodge

< 30mi. Minaret Lodge is an exclusive collection of private chalets, located in  2  acre park-like setting, close to the lake and Wanaka town centre The main ...

Address:
34 Eely Point Road
9192 Wanaka

Hotel information is provided by hotel.de

Webcam Collection

Deer Park Heights

Still of webcam in Frankton

This citycam has been viewed 15,644 times and is located about 3.96mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) -45.012 / 168.685. The cam "Deer Park Heights" is located in Queenstown and has been submitted by user wbclock.

Coronet Peak Ski Area

Still of webcam in Frankton

This citycam has been viewed 18,017 times and is located about 5.55mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) -45.033 / 168.665. The cam "Coronet Peak Ski Area" is located in Queenstown and has been submitted by user wbclock.

Queenstown Web Cam

Still of webcam in Frankton

This citycam has been viewed 15,355 times and is located about 6.52mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) -45.035 / 168.653. The cam "Queenstown Web Cam" is located in Queenstown and has been submitted by user SnapitHD Webcams.

Skyline Queenstown

Still of webcam in Frankton

This citycam has been viewed 101,360 times and is located about 6.61mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) -45.027 / 168.65. The cam "Skyline Queenstown" is located in Queenstown and has been submitted by user James.

The Remarkables

Still of webcam in Frankton

This citycam has been viewed 8,820 times and is located about 7.73mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) -45.059 / 168.816. The cam "The Remarkables" is located in Frankton and has been submitted by user dgashby.

Cardrona Ski Field Webcam

Still of webcam in Frankton

This citycam has been viewed 4,949 times and is located about 8.99mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) -45.101 / 168.755. The cam "Cardrona Ski Field Webcam" is located in Frankton and has been submitted by user SnapitHD Webcams.

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