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Address: Athol Street Bus Stop, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Phone Number:
+64 3-442 9299
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

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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Great day

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.

Reviewed 14 March 2017
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8 attraction reviews
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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.

Thank wozza69
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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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 lot in just the few short hours we had. I'm sure their other tours would... More 

Thank SarahMK13
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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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! When he suggests to try the venison pie in Arrowtown, believe him, it was amazing!!... More 

Thank Bouncer101
Lake Macquarie, Australia
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

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 the scheduled stops at the Bungy Bridge, wine and cheese tasting, and Arrowtown. A great... More 

Thank Gary W
Annandale, VA
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126 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
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 agenda, despite the rain, that fulfilled our needs. We included the Kawarau Bridge to see... More 

Thank Ibyke
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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286 reviews
201 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Anybody visiting New Zealand has got to visit here ,for a day,a week,even a month ,the outstanding beauty of the whole area from Arrowtown to Glenorchy is a must for scenic and panoramic views ,adrenalin rushes ,hiking/walking skiing ,wine tours ,fast and slow boat tours ,this place has it all ,so much you can do and ,still not have enough... More 

2 Thank mickknap
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Lindsay came to pick us up. He is really friendly and a nice man. He gave us so much information about all the places he took us to. We loved our trip

1 Thank romilr895
Singapore, Singapore
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40 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Went on the morning tour with guide Christian. He was very patient with us and took great initiative in explaining things and helping us to take photos. He made me feel really well taken care of because I was on my own and it wasn't as awkward as I feared it would be. The sights were great and I was... More 

Thank Betty C
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2015

I did a morning highlights tour with this company and was very impressed. Our guide/driver, James, was very friendly and knowledgeable. I felt that the tour was quite flexible...... adaptable to the guests interests. We visited several places, including AJ Hackett Bungy & Gibbston Valley Winery......but my highlight was historic Arrowtown I loved the tour. Great value for money. Highly... More 

Thank LillyBilly_12
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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.

Thank matildaaussie

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