Nomads Safaris: Macetown
Travel the road to Macetown, a historic gold mining settlement accessible only by rugged 4WD track and crossing the Arrow River over 25 times each way.
Duration: 4 1/2 hours
Group Size: 2 to 100+
Transport: 4WD Land Rover Defender
Activity: 4WD sightseeing tour
Guided 4WD tour along the rugged Macetown track.
Travel the trails hacked by the pioneers.
Experience over 25 river crossings in each direction.
Explore the ghost town of Macetown
Entertaining commentry and Photostops
Includes refreshments and gold panning.
A real 4WD adventure. This ghost town from the gold rush era is now a Department of Conservation reserve, accessible only by 4WD. The road winds from river level to high above the Arrow Gorge, offering over 25 river crossings en route, ever-changing views, and the chance to gold pan in the Arrow River.
Departs: Queenstown 8:00am & 1:30pm
Pick up: Central Queenstown accommodations & Information center
- Includes morning or afternoon tea
- Includes accommodation pick up and drop off