Arrowtown
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Arrowtown

Description

Arrowtown is charming and quirky a delightful gold rush village nestled below the beautiful peaks that surround the sparkling Arrow River. You'll be enchanted by Historic Arrowtown, a New Zealand treasure. It is a scenic 20 minute drive from Queenstown, and close to its ski fields. Arrowtown is recognised as the walking and biking centre of the Wakatipu and the many walking trails and cycle tracks of the area either start or finish in the town. A special highlight is the Chinese settlement at the edge of the river. Built by Chinese miners from 1868, this area of restored shelters and buildings paints a picture of earlier times.

City Tips

A special highlight is the Chinese settlement at the edge of the river. Built by Chinese miners from 1868, this area of restored shelters and buildings paints a picture of earlier times. Try famous Gold panning near arrow river or take a walk through beautiful trails.

Additional Information

Weather

  • Jan : 26-2 ° c
  • Feb : 21-1 ° c
  • Mar : 19-3 ° c
  • Apr : 17-5 ° c
  • May : 16-6 ° c
  • Jun : 16-3 ° c
  • Jul : 17-4 ° c
  • Aug : 23-2 ° c
  • Sep : 26-0 ° c
  • Oct : 27-3 ° c
  • Nov : 26-2 ° c
  • Dec : 29-2 ° c

Rain Fall
  • Jan : 25 - MM
  • Feb : 37 - MM
  • Mar : 56 - MM
  • Apr : 108 - MM
  • May : 80 - MM
  • Jun : 39 - MM
  • Jul : 68 - MM
  • Aug : 68 - MM
  • Sep : 20 - MM
  • Oct : 50 - MM
  • Nov : 71 - MM
  • Dec : 17 - MM