Gold Heritage 4WD: Skippers Canyon (up to 6 people), Queenstown
Feel the gold rush with this epic 4WD adventure into the historic gold mining region of Skippers Canyon. Here you'll learn about the art of gold-panning and get the opportunity to try it out for yourself in the Shotover River - known as the 'Richest River in the World'. Your expert guide will take your 4WD over the rugged Skippers Canyon Road, which was carved from the sheers cliffs by the brave hands of adventurer's passed, and across the century-old Skippers Suspension Bridge. Step back in time with a visit to the Skippers township and school, which have been restored to their former glory, and enjoy a stop for refreshments as you survey the stunning scenery. You may even see sites that bear resemblance to the Lord of the Rings on your travels. Getting to and from the canyon is a breeze, as pick up and drop off from the Town Centre or central Queenstown accommodation is included.
Prices are in New Zealand Dollars (NZD). The tour is available 365 days a year.
Total duration of the tour
100% cancellation fee apply if you cancel the tour within 48 hours before the tour
Nomad Safaris, 37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand