- Duration: 180 Minutes (approx.)
- Location: Queenstown, New Zealand
- Product code: AT
Departs two times a day, 9.30am 1.30pm daily
Days of Old & Gold
Tour to historic Arrowtown; a site swarmed firstly by European gold prospectors in the 1860's, then by 5000 Chinese who were invited to try their luck amongst the leftovers! You'll walk amongst the tiny restored cottages of their settlement and wander down the main street of this exquisite little town with its charm of historic buildings that will make you feel like you walked on to a movie set.
Leave Queenstown and take a scenic drive past the famous Shotover River. Back in the 1860's it was the richest gold bearing river in the world but now is known for the world famous Shotover Jet. Journey past Coronet Peak Ski field, stunning Dalefield farms and the world class resort of Millbrook. In Arrowtown your tour will include an informative drive past the Chinese Village, the old Goal and the lookout whilst pointing out the best photo locations not to be missed. Once in the Main Street of Arrowtown you will have plenty of free time to explore as everything is within walking distance. At the end of your tour you will head back to Queenstown ready to share your photo's with friends around the world.
Includes selected Queenstown accommodation pick up and drop offs.
Depart 9.30am, return 12.30pm
Depart 1.00pm, return 4.30pm
When you book this tour please choose a pick up location closest to your accommodation.