The Guided Heritage Tour is a two and a half - three hour taster of Armidale. You will be taken on a historical journey through Armidale with a lively and personal commentary from one of the tour…
The Guided Heritage Tour is a two and a half - three hour taster of Armidale. You will be taken on a historical journey through Armidale with a lively and personal commentary from one of the tour guides.
There are four opportunities to alight from the bus - at the New England Regional Art Museum, Aboriginal Cultural Centre, and the University of New England's historic Booloominbah Homestead.
In between these stops, as you drive slowly past, you will be given the descriptions and history of many of the old and beautiful buildings that grace the City of Armidale. Some of the buildings that you will see include cathedrals and churches, private and public schools, historic hotels and public buildings, monuments and memorials. These buildings are all within viewing distance of the bus and your guide will tell you their entertaining and interesting stories.
Bookings are recommended, the tour operates on donations. Not suitable for children under four.
Contact the Visitor Information Centre on the phone number provided to make a booking.
Pure joy as you wake to the sunrise. Awe as you make it to the snowy peak. A sense of adventure as you motor across red plains. The relief of rejuvenation as you wade into an alpine stream. Connection as you taste native, fragrant leaves. A sense of belonging as you return to your favourite holiday house. Freedom as you dash into the waves. Discover the endless feelings a visit to NSW can inspire.
Destination NSW acknowledges and respects Aboriginal people as the state’s first people and nations and recognises Aboriginal people as the Traditional Owners and occupants of New South Wales land and water.