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Best of Queenstown 4-Hour Scenic Tour: Arrowtown & Gibbston

Product ID: 258357
Enjoy a 4-hour scenic tour taking in the best local sights around Queenstown. Visit Arrowtown, Gibbston, Kawarau Bridge Bungy center and a local winery for tastings and shared platters. Top off the day with a picturesque boat cruise on Lake Wakatipu.
About this activity
Duration: 4.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy an epic 4-hour sightseeing experience of Queenstown and its surroundings, visiting hand-picked locations with great photo opportunities
  • Explore Arrowtown
  • Visit the famous AJ Hackett Bridge Bungy in Gibbston
  • Wine tasting at a stunning local cellar door
  • Savor delicious shared platters for morning or afternoon tea
  • Top of your day with a relaxing 30 minute scenic boat cruise on Lake Wakatipu
Full description
Travel from central Queenstown in style in a luxurious Mercedes van complete with complimentary water and wifi. Throughout the tour, your guide will provide informative and entertaining commentary along with great kiwi humor.

Start the tour off at an observation point right above Queenstown where you will get the best panoramic views of the city. Then drive through the gorgeous countryside below Coronet Peak to Arrowtown, a quaint, little gold mining village nestled below the mountains alongside a river full of gold. On your way passing over the renowned Shotover River catching a glimpse of the legendary Shotover Jetboat. Once in Arrowtown, you will have time to explore Arrowtown, not to mention sampling the outstanding local bakery pies.

Continuing on to Gibbston, you will visit the iconic AJ Hackett Kawarau Bridge Bungy, providing entertaining spectating for all. The Gibbston Valley region is also home to many Lord of The Rings film locations and cool climate wines. Leading onto the next stop, Stoneridge Estate giving you the opportunity to sample delicious wines and enjoy shared cheeseboards. You will then head back to Queenstown where you will finish off your day with a relaxing 30-minute scenic boat cruise on Lake Wakatipu. 
Includes
  • Transport in a luxury Mercedes van
  • Experienced local guide
  • Wine tasting and shared cheeseboards
  • Boat cruise
  • Onboard WiFi
  • Complimentary bottled water
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick up and drop off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Please be at the bus stop outside The Station building 5 minutes before the tour departs and keep an eye out for a silver Mercedes van.

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From £84.56 £59.19 per person

Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 31 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.6 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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I had a great time in the tour! It was a bit of the best of what Queenstown can offer and I enjoyed everything. The driver-guide (Podge) was amazing and very, very knowledgeable -- he was able to answer almost every question that my co-travelers and I asked about Queenstown, even the history-related ones. Over all a really, really good experience.

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October 21, 2019

Graham our tour guide was great, friendly and engaging , he drove the van very well and took us to some great areas, with fantastic views of the mountains, lake And Queenstown . It was a great tour , we saw more than I excepted. The cheese board with wine tasting at Bald Hill Winery was a real treat. To top it off the water taxi ride back to Queenstown gave us even more spectacular views ! This is a great tour that you can just sit back and enjoy the sights without any stress of driving yourself around and is quick and easy!!

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August 22, 2019

The tour experience was very nice, the drives were not too long, and the guide is very informative. Every stop in this tour is an absolute best of Queenstown. Recommend to take this tour in the beginning of your vacation.

March 1, 2020

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Altitude Tours

Product ID: 258357