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Old Gold Trail Arrowtown & Central Tour

Travel in the footsteps of the incredible Gold Mining settlers who travelled to this region in search for Gold during the 1800's. Join us on a journey like no other and discover the rich history from the famous Gold Rush era around Arrowtown and Central Otago


  • Visit and spend time in the old gold town Of Arrowtown
  • Gold Mining Experience with Gold Panning
  • Hear the untold stories of gold mining history in this area with our unique themed story telling
  • Travel through award winning Central Otago wine country
  • Touch & Feel real gold from the Shotover river

Join Queenstown Expeditions for a memeroable half day tour and discover Central Otago's rich history as you travel on the magical Old Gold Trail.

Your driver guide will take you on a journey of discovery with our GPS operated headsets which offer in depth storytelling with stories hundreds of years old from the early settlers from this area.

Sit back, relax and soak up the incredible scenery from the comfort of our luxury vehicle as you travel through the Central Otago wine region and pass the Kawarau Gorge.

Strike gold on this authentic and unique tour and immerse yourself in history and awe inspiring scenery!

Adult $169.00
Child $89.00

What's included

  • Accommodation Pickup & drop off
  • Themed story telling available in English, Mandarin, Spanish
  • Full driver commentary (English only)
  • Photo stops along the journey
  • Travel by luxury vehicle with local guide
  • Gold Panning Experience


  • Allow approximately 4 hours for the whole experience


  • 8:00 am - Athol Street Bus Stop (Downtown Queenstown)


  • ***PLEASE NOTE: Discounted bookings are strictly non-refundable and non-transferable***.

  • Your themed headsets are available in English, Spanish and Mandarin.

Available Bookings from 14 Aug to 20 Aug 2022

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Sun 14 Aug
Mon 15 Aug
Tue 16 Aug
Wed 17 Aug
Thu 18 Aug
Fri 19 Aug
Sat 20 Aug

  • Adult$139.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$71.20

  • Adult$169.00
  • Child$89.00

  • Adult$139.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$80.00

  • Adult$129.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$70.00

10:00 a.m.Thursday 13 July

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