Kawarau Gorge (to Queenstown)

From Cromwell, you’ll make your way out of town and journey through the stark beauty of the Kawarau Gorge.

  • The Kawarau Gorge is an historic gold mining area – you can try gold panning at the Goldfield Mining Centre.

After emerging from the gorge, there are a couple of wineries you may wish to stop by:

You’ll also pass by the Kawarau Bungy, site of the world’s first bungy jumping location.  Spectators welcome. Note that advance booking is necessary if you wish to jump.