Arrowtown Village, Arrowtown

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Once one of the centers of Otago's gold rush, today Arrowtown Village enables visitors to experience this extraordinary period of New Zealand's history. The carefully preserved area retains much of its 19th-century feel thanks to strict appearance rules applied by the local authority. Gain a better understanding of this chapter in Arrowtown's past through a range of activities, such as panning in the Arrow River, visiting the local museum, or exploring the historical Chinese settlement where many immigrants moved in hopes of making their fortune. Complete your trip to the area with a hike along one of the scenic walking trails. Put Arrowtown Village at the forefront of your travel plans using our Arrowtown trip itinerary planner.
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  • An easy drive from QT -25 min Found the trials which outlined the influence of Chinese miners fascinating A nice and cheap ( maybe not if you buy some excelled Otago Pinot from some of the wineries al...  more »
  • I keep coming back and it's a different beauty every time. Great little town to walk around in abd grab lunch. Easily accessible tracks your dogs will love it!  more »
  • Just half an hour on the bus from Queenstown, and the scenic view on the road is fantastic!! Don't miss this town if you have another day in Queenstown! The town has a clear architecture and gives you...  more »
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  • Old feeling of 18th centuary
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  • A very picturesque, unmissable village for those who go to Queenstown
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