Nomad Safaris Skippers Canyon 4WD Adventure

 Skippers Canyon 4WD Adventure

Experience true off-roading with Queenstown's professional adventurers. Small, personalised tours into NZ back country. 

The Nomad Safaris Skippers Canyon adventure is a half-day heritage tour that follows the rugged and once treacherous Skippers Road. Travel the road that was hacked by hand into the sheer cliff sides of the Shotover River Valley. 

As your experienced guide navigates this awe-inspiring canyon, you can relax and enjoy numerous historic sites along the journey, including a century old suspension bridge and the township of Skippers. Visit the restored Schoolhouse where you will gain a real insight into the local heritage through photos and relics of life in this tough environment. An adventure for the whole family!

Price: $225 per adult; $99 per child (4-14 years old)

Departs: 8.15am and 1.30pm. Allow 4 hours.

Includes: Gold panning and refreshments. Pick up from town centre or Queenstown central hotels. 

What to bring: Water, a camera and a sense of adventure!

Click to view interactive map
Map Thumbnail


Contact Us

Physical Address

37 Shotover St
Queenstown 9300
New Zealand


$99 – $225NZD

Book Direct

Price Information

$225 per adult; $99 per child (4-14 years old); infant (0-3) FOC.
Price valid till 30.09.2020

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri 7:00AM – 9:00PM
Saturday 7:00AM – 9:00PM
Sunday 7:00AM – 9:00PM

Months of Operation

  • Jan - Dec

Holiday Hours

  • 07:00 - 21:00

Duration Hours

  • 4


  • Pick up from twon centre or Queenstown central hotels included. Surrounding suburbs by arrangement. Please advise and reconfirm.


  • Capacity: 130
  • A fleet of twenty-two matching 4WD vehicles will transport your clients to magical lands made famous by movie maker and gold seekers. Private tour with personalised adventure. With access to gold heritage areas, farmland and Lord of the Rings locations we can make your big idea a reality!
  • Reservation Email:

We’re so glad you this!

Connect with Facebook to share your favs with your friends, and access your favs on the go.