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Address: Athol Street Bus Stop, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Phone Number:
+64 3-442 9299
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09:30 - 12:30
13:30 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 12:30
13:30 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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There’s so much to do in beautiful Queenstown it’s hard to fit everything...

There’s so much to do in beautiful Queenstown it’s hard to fit everything in. Queenstown Highlights makes sightseeing easy. We’ve chosen 6 must-see locations and activities which everyone should experience whilst in Queenstown. • Queenstown Hill View point: Get the camera ready for stunning views of Lake Wakatipu, the Remarkables and Bob’s Peak.• AJ Hackett Bungy Bridge: Experience the thrill of bungy either as a watcher or maybe even as a jumper. (To jump: Combo Option).• Gibbston Valley Winery: Taste a selection of locally produced fine wines, including the celebrated Pinot Noir at this award winning winery.• Lord of the Rings Film Location: Keep that camera handy. The famous Pillars of the Kings scene was shot here and the views are spectacular.• Arrowtown: Rich in colonial architecture but with modern boutiques and quirky shopping Arrowtown. Enjoy the Lakes District Museum or Chinese Miners’ Settlement.• Shotover Jet: No visit to Queenstown is complete without riding ‘the World’s most exciting Jet Boat ride’. (Combo option)

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Wonderful tour of fQueenstown Highlights Tour

Our Highlights Tour began with our guide James, who led us on an adventure through Queensland highlights that was informative, fun, humerous, and way above the average run of the... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2015
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California
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2015

Our Highlights Tour began with our guide James, who led us on an adventure through Queensland highlights that was informative, fun, humerous, and way above the average run of the mill tour. I highly recommend this tour,to anyone.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

Queenstown is such a stunning place to visit. Half day tour for price of $95 is somewhat pricey for me. Murray was great, provided extra informations about the town and their history.

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 August 2015

Recently did the sightseeing tour of Queenstown with Lindsay as our guide. The sights were absolutely beautiful and it was so great getting to know a bit more about the surrounding area. The tour group was very small so we were able to go along at a very relaxed pace, with adequate time to see everything. Lindsay was very friendly... More 

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Mount Gambier, Australia
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

I have fallen in love with Queenstown, the people, facilities, views, excitement and its such a clean eco friendly place. There are a multitude of things to do and if you hire a car the scenery is just breath taking and every changing even just 10 minutes out of Queenstown. Food is a bit pricey but you do pay for... More 

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Grande Prairie, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 May 2015

James provided an excellent overview of local history , activities (ski hill, bungy jumping), vineyards and wine tasting and folk lore. We saw and learned so much about the area in a relatively short time frame ( 4 hours). Would highly recommend this tour.

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Uberlandia, MG
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Reviewed 29 January 2015

We sure had a great time in Queenstown, we have nothing to complain. Our driver and tour guide was simply amazing, we visited some nice places, tasted wines and cheese... I simply recommend this to everyone.

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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 24 October 2014

Go to the top, the view is breathtaking! Take the cable car which is not expensive around $26 in 2011. I went there in August so still some snow at the top of mountains.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

Murray Thank you for taking us on a Special informative tour of Queenstown and Arrowtown. We got to see so much in a short space of time this tour is suited to everyone. If your looking for gold you will find this tour to be filled with golden moments. Thank you Team.

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Cork
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

Part of a 10 day visit to the south island, New Zealand, after a longer stay in Australia, Queenstown was the highlight of a wonderful tour last May. We are seniors and opted for an organised visit so as to include the maximum. Queenstown Highlights was the high point of an excellent experience. Our guide - we had our own... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

I wasn't expecting to get as much out I this tour as I did. James, the driver, had a lovely easy manner about him. The tour brought you around the main sights with great views and an informative commentary that seemed almost conversational rather than a monotonous monologue. You got to sample some of the regions wine and had some... More 

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