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“Great tour! High recommended!”

Queenstown Highlights
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: 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)
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Level 4 Contributor
28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Great tour! High recommended!”
Reviewed August 25, 2012

The Queenstown half day tour is a great way to see Queenstown. I had a very good time in Queenstown. The tour guide Mr Lyall McGregor is very friendly and professional. The tour will take you to the major attractions, eg Arrowtown, Lake Hayes... High recommended!

Visited August 2012
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Bunbury, Australia
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29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Good value, worth doing”
Reviewed July 30, 2012

Great tour,very informative and about 3 hrs long. Takes you around queenstown and some spectacular places, Bungy bridge, movie locations, winery & cheesery. Yum. Arrowtown is a great place to visit, lots of great shops, different from what you see in Queenstown. Just wish we could of stayed in Arrowtown abit longer.

Visited July 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“A great way to see queenstown...”
Reviewed November 16, 2011

We did the morning queenstown highlights tour and it was a highlight of our NZ trip! James our guide was informative, friendly & really good fun!!

The structure of the tour is great and all small groups so seems really personal! James for example we bumped into the next day and got out of his car to chat!

LOTR sights are great as was arrowtown...

When we went to AJ Hacketts, they gave Nick my husband time to do a bungy even though this wasnt actually part of the tour!!

Definately recommend!!!

Thanks James!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent sightseeing”
Reviewed October 3, 2011

really professional and there were only two of us, that day, and we had a limo and "private" guide.

Visited October 2011
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Tauranga
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Do this tour !!!!!”
Reviewed April 29, 2011

What a fantastic tour. The tour guide was very informative and made the already interesting fun trip even better. A bit of everything and well worth doing. Have fun, we did!

Visited April 2011
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