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Golden Sands Horse and Wagon Tours

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Golden Sands Horse & Wagon Tours in Barrytown offer a guided tour by horse and wagon in the footsteps of the early pioneers.


$60 per adult $30 per child. Free for children aged three and under. Valid until: 1/6/2020


Most days, year round.

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Learn about the Great Coast Road's gold mining and pioneer heritage at a relaxed pace with time to explore.

A 2.5 hour experience on a child friendly beach that is alright for limited mobility.

Activities include:

  • Gem stone collecting (Barrytown beach is the best jade hunting beach in NZ).
  • Making damper bread.
  • Boiling the billy over an open fire.
  • Wildlife spotting and photography.
  • Grooming and petting Duke the Clydesdale.


3456 Coast Rd,, Barrytown,, West Coast,, New Zealand
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