A great way to get off the beaten track and enjoy the fabulous landscapes and wide open spaces that is the high country of Central Otago
Cambrian St Bathans Tours - Tours around the historic Cambrian Village and St Bathans. Book via Email
Cambrian - The “Village of Trees” – a quiet picturesque little valley at the foot of the Dunstan Mountains, once home to Welsh gold miners in the 1860s.
St Bathans - A tiny one-street village in the northern reaches of the Manuherikia Valley. The picturesque Blue lake is famous, and the old historical buildings in St Bathans tell of stories from the past.
Off Trail Tours - Central Otago is a place of history, heart and beauty, together with a fantastic landscape of rock and tussock.
Off Trail Tours provides comfortable, modern 4WD vehicles to take you on your choice of activities, sights and explorations throughout the area inland from the east coast of Otago (Palmerston) to Central Otago (Alexandra). This is an ideal addition to your Rail Trail experience. offtrailtours.co.nz
Clutha River Cruises and Roxburgh Gorge Jet - Explore the mighty Clutha River. Journey to the isolated reaches of the stunning and historic Roxburgh Gorge. Marvel at some of New Zealand's best examples of European and Chinese gold mining. View the mining sites of Doctors and Butchers Points and see the schist huts that the miners lived in all those years ago.
Take in some of the most spectacular scenery that only Central Otago can offer and try your luck at Gold Panning! Gain a unique view of the Central Otago scenery as you peacefully cruise the stunning Roxburgh Gorge. clutharivercruises.co.nz