Highlands is much more than motorsports and delivers exceptional world-class experiences. With three heart-racing U-drive experiences, the famous High Speed Highlands Taxi, a Supercar Fast Dash, Go Karting, a one-of-a-kind sculpture park, and the National Motorsport Museum including rare and exotic cars, there are so many ways to play that you’ll want to make a day of it!
Get the inside scoop on what its really like to Go Kart for the first time. From checking-in to what it feels like to zoom along the purpose-built 650m outdoor track, this is what you can expect when you Go Kart at Highlands. No prior experience is needed, Go Karts at Highlands is a fun, hands-on experience for everyone in the family – with drivers in the hot seat starting from the ripe young age of 10 and the tandem karts have dual steering for 6-10 years olds!
Go Karts at Highlands makes for some awesome holiday memories.
Subaru WRX Experience
The Subaru WRX is the ultimate experience for groups who want a chance to get behind the wheel– an all-wheel drive experience using up to six Subaru WRXs – that’s a world first! With 4-hour, 2-hour or 30-minute packages available, you can jump in the driver’s seat and undergo a series of high performance activities on a world-class racing circuit to really get your adrenaline pumping– this is truly an experience of a lifetime.
Riding in the Ferrari of your dreams
A supercar like no other, the Ferrari 488 GTB is a high performing, luxurious supercar that’s achieved iconic status around the world. This state-of-the-art machine with its incredibly powerful engine and sophisticated aerodynamics, means you will ride like the wind in the front passengers seat on the purpose-built racetrack at Highlands with a Highlands professional driver at the wheel.
Highlights of NZ’s most interesting Motorsport Museum
Is it Michael Schumacher’s Benetton Formula One car or the $4.2 million dollar Aston Martin Vulcan that you want to see the most? You will find both at home at in the Highlands Museum alongside a collection of rare cars and memorabilia, jaw-dropping supercars, a genuine American sheriff’s patrol car, interactive games and so much more. Fascinating and family-friendly, the Highlands Museum is always a crowd-pleaser and a must-do when in Cromwell!
The perfect day trip when you’re in Central Otago, Queenstown or Southern Lakes, Highlands is an exciting destination to discover with friends and family.
Less than a 1-hour drive from Queenstown and conveniently located in Cromwell off State Highway 6, Highlands is a stunning destination with sweeping views of the majestic Central Otago high it truly is a world class facility with exceptional experiences to match!
Alex Bayes December 16, 2019
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