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Remarkable Scenic Tours - Queenstown/Arrowtown/Wanaka

Remarkable Scenic Tours is Queenstown-owned and operated by husband and wife team Wayne and Kathy Hansen. "We've poured a lot of love, care and research into the design of these Queenstown-based tours. By taking only small groups, we offer a fun, informative and comfortable experience."


Attention to detail and ensuring a personalised customer experience showcasing the best of the region, is the focus of the tours they offer. 


Vehicles /capacity:

• 2017 VW Multi  Van 4wd (5 seats). This one is used for private tours.

• 2015 Toyota Hiace (11 seats). This one is used for our Queenstown Local S cenic tour.

• 2018 VW Crafter (13 seats). This brand new van has leather seats, TV for commentary in different languages, USB outlets & dark tinted windows. It’s the latest and best tour van in Queenstown. This is used for the Arrowtown & Wanaka tours plus private tours. 


Queenstown Local Scenic Tour 

Tour time: 1pm to 5pm daily (4 hrs)

This tour includes 6 photo stops. Discover Queenstown, Arrowtown and the surrounding regions amazing scenery with a local knowledgeable guide. Enjoy the region’s best sights and history on a small group (max 12) guided tour leaving from Queenstown. Includes the following stops: Queenstown Hill, Lake Hayes (the mirror lake), Crown Terrace, Kawarau Bungy bridge & LOTR site, Nevis Rapids and free time in Arrowtown.


Arrowtown Wanaka Half Day Tour

Tour time: 11am to 5pm daily (6 hrs)

This tour includes 9 photo stops and a beverage at the Cardrona Hotel. Visit historic Arrowtown, stunning Wanaka and the world famous Cardrona hotel with a knowledgeable guide. Includes the following stops Arrowtown/Chinese Village, Wanaka township, the Wanaka tree, views over Lake Wanaka, bra fence, Cardrona Hotel, top of the Crown Range & Crown Terrace lookout. Includes afternoon beverage. 


Arrowtown Wanaka Full Day Tour

Tour time: 9.30am to 5pm daily (7.5 hrs)

This tour includes 13 photo stops , morning tea in a local café and an afternoon beverage at the Cardrona Hotel. Visit historic Arrowtown, stunning Wanaka, Cromwell and the world famous Cardrona hotel with a knowledgeable guide. Includes stops at Lord of the Rings and Bungy Bridge over the Kawarau River, Gibbston Valley with its award winning vineyards and  Cromwell  for a classic Kiwi morning tea. Travel onto Wanaka where you have free time to wander, eat lunch and take photos. Head back via the Crown Range road and the world famous Cardrona Hotel to historic Arrowtown. Walk among the tiny restored cottages and wander the main street of this exquisite little town. Includes morning tea and an afternoon beverage.


Private Tour Options: Our private tours can be tailored to suit the needs of our clients.

Here are our two most popular Private Tours:


Private Craft beer and distillery tour. 

Duration:  6 hours

Includes shared lunch, beer tastings (option to have wine for the non-beer drinkers) drink at the Cardrona Hotel, sightseeing & a tour of the Cardrona Distillery with tastings (option to swap distillery with craft beer brewery tour)


Private 'Everything Queenstown' Local Scenic Tour

Duration: 4 hrs

Private version of our Queenstown Local Scenic tour. We can add a visit to a Gibbston vineyard at no extra cost  wine tasting extra).





Remarkable Scenic Tours

15 Acheron Place Lake Hayes Estate 

Queenstown 9304

New Zealand


Kathy & Wayne Hansen



Booking email:

Accounts email:

Phone number: +64 (0)3 441 8867

Kathy’s number ( general ph number used): +64 27  3153452

Wayne’s number: 64 27 315 3451