Activities, Attractions in Arrowtown, South Island

Arrowtown is a quaint historic New Zealand town and there are a number of activities right at the doorstep for you to do;

  • Shop - along Arrowtowns main street full of boutique shops and devoid of big name brands
  • Eat - in any of over 15 cafes and restaurants
  • Pan for gold - at Dudley's Cottage near the Chinese Village
  • Visit the Chinese Village - see how the miners lived in the late 1800's
  • Bike trail - hire a bike and ride over the two new swing bridges on the way to Gibbston Valley
  • Walk - the mountain trails of Sawpit gully or climb Tobins track and look out over the whole basin
  • Four Wheel Drive - up to Macetown where legends were made or lost
  • Check out the museum and learn the history of one of NZ's most historic towns
  • Autumn Festival - a spectacular time to visit Arrowtown

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