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Arrowtown Village, Arrowtown
(4.5/5 based on 900+ reviews on the web)
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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  • Easy to get to and a great place to wander and relax. Plenty of places to have a meal or a snack and plenty of places to browse for that special item. An easy stop is the bakery and the remains of the...  more »
  • Its such a sweet small town with a sleepy feel that is hard to find in our busy world. Its nice and picturesque, a few nice cafes and shops to check out. There is a lovely walk alongside the gorgeous ...  more »
  • Pretty village from the time of the gold rush, perhaps very for tourist, but very nice, is a journey to make, is worthwhile not to lose it
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  • Worth visit