Prepare to be spellbound by the beauty of Queenstown and surrounds on this half day tour. Visit the charming township of Arrowtown, Gibbston for a guided tasting and cheeseboard at a local winery and finish the day with a breathtaking scenic boat cruise on Lake Wakatipu.
This Queenstown sightseeing tour will wow you with short visits to the best handpicked locations, creating an epic half-day experience for all ages.
Start your day off with a central pick up and travel in style and comfort in a luxury Mercedes van to your first observation point of the day, capturing the best panoramic views of Queenstown. Travelling out of Queenstown, passing over the iconic Shotover River, you will shortly arrive in the historic gold mining township of Arrowtown. Here you'll have time to browse the boutique shops and taste the renowned local bakery pies.
Continue the journey to Gibbston for another scenic stop and a brief visit to the world’s first commercial bungy, the AJ Hackett Kawarau Bridge bungy to watch it in action. The region is also home to some middle-earth magic (Lord of The Rings film locations). Following onto Stoneridge Estate, you will sample delicious estate-made wines and enjoy shared cheeseboards while savouring the magnificent vineyard and mountain views. To top off this incredible day, finish with a 30 minute scenic boat cruise on Lake Wakatipu, ending your tour at the wharf in the heart of town.
You must be 18 years and over to consume alcohol; ID may be required.
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:
There will be 2-14 participants.
Please dress appropriate for the weather so that you can enjoy the stops on the tour. Sunglasses, sunscreen, insect repellent, hats, gloves and scarves may also be useful depending on the time of year you are visiting.
This experience departs Queenstown and explores Arrowtown, Gibbston, the Kawarau Bridge bungy centre, a local winery and Lake Wakatipu.