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Stop At: Glenorchy-Queenstown Road, Queenstown New Zealand

Tour as our guest from Queenstown on one of the Top 10 scenic drives in the world up the Glenorchcy road to visit epic scenery and Lord Of The Rings filming locations.

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Bennets Bluff Lookout, Mount Creighton 9371 New Zealand

The most scenic lookout in New Zealand

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Twelve Mile Delta to Bob's Cove Track, Glenorchy-Queenstown Road, Queenstown 9371 New Zealand

Very relaxed nature walk to a LOTR filming location over 12 mile canyon foot bridge.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Glenorchy Wharf, 4 Islay Street, Glenorchy 9372, New Zealand

Take some free time to visit one of the most photographed sheds in New Zealand and walk out over the Wharf at the top of lake Wakatipu to spot Trout and Salmon swimming, Swans feeding and the amazing scenery across to the Humboldt ranges

Enjoy our complementary picnic with assortment of sweet and savory snacks along with Tea Coffee and refreshments.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Mount Aspiring New Zealand

We are a Department of Conservation Concessionaire holder and our permits allow our Tours enter and stop in Mt Aspiring National Park to access this ancient forest and visit the actual filming locations from Lord of the Rings, Hobbit, Xmen Origins Wolverene, Chronicles of Narnie and more. View up the Dart and Routeburn Valleys.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Isengard Lookout, Glenorchy-Routeburn Rd, Glenorchy 9372 New Zealand

Stand in the Dart Valley and look at the stunning landscape that opened up thousands of years ago!!!20 years ago Peter Jackson choose this location for Isengard in the epic saga The Lord of the Rings.

Duration: 20 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
The Station Information Centre, Corner of Shotover & Camp Streets, 25 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

Traveler pickup is offered
Our main pick up location in central Queenstown is outside The Station Building Information Centre on the CAMP STREET side. Please meet us here if your accommodation is a short walk, due to traffic congestion in town.

We can also pick up at some Queenstown central Hotels. Please email us with the name of your hotel :)
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Free Delicious morning or afternoon picnic to satisfy a hungry hobbit!
  • Central Queenstown hotel pick up/ drop off
  • Umbrellas provided
  • Professional, friendly & local guides
  • Live Commentary
  • Optional Lord of the Rings costumes/ replica swords
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Twelve Mile Delta to Bob's Cove Track
  • Entry/Admission - Mount Aspiring
  • Entry/Admission - Isengard Lookout
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This was a pretty awesome tour mostly because of Ben. He was very nice, knowledgeable, relaxing to listen to, and funny. The scenery was also awesome, especially if you have seen LOTR, but the tour itself was super cool in learning the history of Queenstown and a bit about the
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We had a great afternoon touring LOTR locations with Ben. He was a friendly and welcoming guide. Not only did we get to see some of the movie locations we also learned about other local history. Despite the wet weather we had a great time and there was enough afternoon tea to
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We are a couple of middle aged Aussies who ashamedly knew very little about this LOTR stuff. However this tour was highly recommended to us so we booked. We dealt with Joel, Kate and Sarah for our booking and they were all so friendly and helpful. We then set off on tour with
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James was great. He was very passionate for his work. Well done! Recommend highly. Awesome views. He is a great photographer too! See attached pictures he took!
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This was my favourite tour while in NZ. The locations are incredibly beautiful and somehow they manage to keep them in secret so there were no crowds at all. Our tour guide James was so friendly, genuine and professional, knowing a lot about the making of the movies and the
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