Experience a scenic and exciting day tour along the South Island's 'Pioneer's Trail' from Queenstown. Visiting a number of popular attractions in the southern part of the South Island, this adventure will depart from Queenstown and take you on an adventure you won't forget. The first stop of the day is in the neighbouring Arrowtown, which was a thriving gold town in the 1860's. Wander around the restored cottages and historic buildings for a relaxing and enjoyable morning. The next stop for the day is at the site of the first commercial bungy site in the world; Kawarau Bridge. Playing a big part in Queenstown being named the 'Adventure Capital of the World', you can watch as daredevils and thrill seekers take the leap to throw their bodies 43 metres towards the river. Movie buffs will also be excited with this stop as you'll see the site of 'The Gates of Argonath' from The Lord of the Rings. Travelling along Kawarau Gorge and into the Gibbston Valley you'll venture past popular boutique and commercial vineyards home to some award-winning pinot noirs. You'll then stop in Cromwell where you'll learn about the Clyde Dam and be given free time to stroll around the quaint village complete with boutique shops, galleries and historic ruins. It is here that you will enjoy morning tea supplied by the tour and consisting of a hot drink and a slice, all of which can cater to various dietary requirements. Wanaka is the next stop on the agenda and it is here that you'll learn about the region's rich Maori history and explore it on your own. Lake Wanaka is a beautiful site to see and the perfect place to enjoy lunch (at your own cost). Following your stop in Wanaka, you'll embark on the return journey back to Queenstown via the Crown Range, the highest sealed road in the country providing some incredible views and photo opportunities. Before arriving back in Queenstown you'll make a stop at Cardrona Hotel; a historic hotel from the 1860s. Here you'll enjoy a beer or soft drink in the beer garden as you relax after a big day. This tour includes hotel transfers in Queenstown as well as morning and afternoon tea. The only purchases you will make on the tour are for lunch and any souvenirs you would like to purchase from local shops. This is a great tour encompassing some of the most popular sites and attractions around Queenstown, ideal for all ages book your Pioneer's Trail day tour online today to avoid missing out.