Wanaka & Arrowtown Full Day Tour

A full-day small group tour (maximum 11 people) visiting four historical mining towns and Wanaka - one of the world’s top 10 holiday destinations. A fantastic regional tour packed with beautiful scenery, amazing commentary and stunning photo opportunities!

  • Explore four historical gold mining towns ~ the Chinese settlement, Arrowtown, Old Cromwell Town and Cardrona.

  • Free time in Wanaka ~ take in the town or enjoy lunch at one of the many great cafes and restaurants.

  • Travel back in time to 1863 and enjoy a drink at New Zealand’s most photographed pub, the Cardrona Hotel.

  • Experience the breathtaking landscapes of Kawarau Gorge, Lake Dunstan, the Crown Range, Cromwell, Cardrona, Gibbston Valley and Wanaka.

  • Over 4 hours out of the tour vehicle over the course of the day, taking in the regions rich history and scenery.

  • 13 stops throughout the day including LOTR & Bungy Bridge, Kawarau Gorge, Fruit Tasting, 45th sign, high view over Lake Wanaka, the Wanaka tree, the Bra Fence, Cardrona Hotel and the top of Crown Range.

Pick ups are from 9.10 am, from specific central Queenstown hotels and pick up points only. Please choose the pick up location closest to your accommodation in the booking process. This Tour is not available for children under 5 years old.
Please review our terms and conditions page for any questions regarding booking conditions.

tour details:

(Prices in NZD)

Adult from: $229.00 per person

Child from: $169.00 per person

Tour duration: 7.5 hours

Departs: Queenstown at 9:30 am

Returns to: Queenstown at 5:00 pm


  • Hotel Pick up & Drop off (selected hotels and points only)

  • Fully guided tour & transporation in modern, comfortable vehicles

  • Morning Tea

  • Beverage at the iconic Cardrona Hotel

  • 13 stops throughout the tour for amazing photo opportunities and breaks

  • Free time in Wanaka to enjoy lunch

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