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Queenstown Highlights

Athol Street Bus Stop, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 9299
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Very good.

This was my first visit. The driver who is called james(?) , Jo, is very kind. And his assitance... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
hyeong gi A
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Great!

Very good if you’re short on time. Quick morning half day tour gets some major highlights in. Our... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Lesli H
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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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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Athol Street Bus Stop, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This was my first visit. The driver who is called james(?) , Jo, is very kind. And his assitance is very funny. I am from korea. And i am not a bilingual. So he spoke slowly and kindly. Thanks for your kindness. I had morningtour...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Very good if you’re short on time. Quick morning half day tour gets some major highlights in. Our tour guide was awesome.

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JeremyC2222, Owner at Queenstown Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

We are thrilled you enjoyed your tour, enjoy the rest of your time in New Zealand. Regards Jeremy Crichton

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Our driver Lindsay had great commentary and personal knowledge to make our van tour enjoyable. He stopped for views in hilly Queenstown. The drive continued to see a bridge with bungy jumping and zip-lining; scenic Arrowtown with time for strolling, shopping and / or coffee;...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This was a good am tour about 4 hrs. Takes you to wine tasting and cheese tasting some of the sites of Lord of the Rings filming. A visit to Arrowtown which has hardly been touched since 1800 and frozen to deaf. A lot of...More

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JeremyC2222, Manager at Queenstown Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for your kind words about our Queenstown Highlights sightseeing tour, I am glad you enjoyed your day.

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Reviewed 29 April 2017

This morning tour went to places that I wanted to see. The driver was charming and very personable. The van was very comfortable. The itinerary is the reason I have provided a score of 3. My disappointment for me was that while we were driven...More

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JeremyC2222, Manager at Queenstown Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you for post your comments about your experience on our Queenstown Highlights tour, all feedback is very much appreciated. I am sorry to hear that our driver guide did not provide the usual high level of commentary that we expect of them on the...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely personal tour that lasted a few hours.There was just myself and my parents,we were shown so much and had a great tour guide,would thoroughly recommend.

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

If, like us, you don't have much time to spare I would definitely recommend the half day tour. James our guide was knowledgeable, courteous, entertaining and looked after us all well. Queenstown is a fabulous place and we really felt we'd done and seen a...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

We were the first to be collected by Chris, and he was soo friendly from the get go.The bus was clean and tidy. He answered all our questions and was very knowledgeable. The tour was fantastic, saw the bungy jumpers and sampled cheese and wine!...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

We were picked up by Christian from Limousines South in a very comfortable and well appointed small bus. We were the only 3 people on the tour this day. Christian was very informative and made several stops at some great photo spots as well as...More

Thank Gary W
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

Our tour guide Ian was from Limousine South and was arranged through our travel agent, so can't comment on cost. Our original tour was cancelled by weather, so this was arranged on short notice. Ian asked what we wanted to see, and worked out an...More

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Carol8342
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Response from JeremyC2222 | Property representative |
It is best to book the tour online. Our office is located in Frankton and not in the center of Queenstown.
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jusromin
16 April 2015|
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Hello our tour operates a daily departure from 9:30 to 12:30/1pm. Thanks Jeremy
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