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Wellington Rover Tours

Wellington 6140, New Zealand
+64 4-471 0044
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“full day tour” (60 reviews)
“lotr tour” (37 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
LOCATION
Wellington 6140, New Zealand
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+64 4-471 0044
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"full day tour"
in 60 reviews
"lotr tour"
in 37 reviews
"filming locations"
in 22 reviews
"rings tour"
in 24 reviews
"lotr fans"
in 29 reviews
"middle earth"
in 17 reviews
"weta workshop"
in 27 reviews
"scorch o rama"
in 11 reviews
"great tour"
in 18 reviews
"wings"
in 54 reviews
"wind farm"
in 9 reviews
"highly recommend this tour"
in 10 reviews
"picked up from our hotel"
in 3 reviews
"regional park"
in 7 reviews
"lotr location"
in 4 reviews
"behind the scenes"
in 17 reviews
"set pieces"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We find out about the half day location tour from a leaflet at our hotel and we couldn’t of discovered a more fantastic tour. Tour guide picked us up early, was friendly and chatty from the start, full of fantastic info about every location, extra...More

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RTG L, Manager at Wellington Rover Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi merryandpippin, You're welcome for an awesome experience! We're really happy we could provide you with a fun-filled afternoon. Sometimes the things your stumble upon end up being the best ones. Thanks for your great review and hopefully you enjoy the rest of your trip...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to do the Lord of the Rings full day tour last minute as our Tongariro Crossing had been cancelled due to bad weather and we were eager to see some of the NZ countryside that Lord of the Rings had been filmed in....More

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RTG l, Manager at Wellington Rover Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi srdbso, Thanks for your review! Delighted to hear you enjoyed your day out with us, especially as we know your one full day in Wellington was well spent. Although all our guides are well versed in Lord of the Rings, they also have a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I did the Full-Day Tour and it was a great experience. Our guide was extremely nice and talkative. He told us a lot about the filming, funny stories and you could ask him every question you had. There was enough time to take pictures and...More

Thank V K
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RTG l, Manager at Wellington Rover Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi V K, Thanks for your review! It's really pleasing to hear you enjoyed your day out with us and the guide hosted you well. Hopefully we'll see some of your friends or family on tour in the future! Thanks, Rover Rings Tours

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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The full day tour was fantastic! Loved the locations and Weta cave. Jack our tour guide was hilarious, witty and super knowledgable and not just in lord of the rings. He also helped my partner pick the perfect spot on the tour to surprise me...More

Thank Allanah D
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RTG l, Manager at Wellington Rover Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Allanah, We're so happy to have played a small part in the best day of your life! We were all smiling when Jack told the story of your proposal in the office the next morning. It's actually happened to us a few times before...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

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RTG l, Manager at Wellington Rover Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

This was a really great and informative tour! Come during slow season too for a smaller group size and more time for pictures and trivia!More

Thank Hannah Ruth P
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RTG l, Manager at Wellington Rover Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Hi Hannah, Thanks for your review. Really glad you enjoyed yourself on your day out with us. We do generally have smaller group sizes in our winter months, but keep in mind we're fighting against the setting sun at this time of year! During the...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Went on this tour with a friend today. I’m a super fan, and my buddy had seen the movies once; but he enjoyed the tour as much as I did. I thought I knew all the behind-the-scenes facts and extra information, but Wyeth blew me...More

Thank Parker H
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RTG l, Manager at Wellington Rover Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Hi Parker, Thanks for your great review! We're always delighted to hear that people have had a great time on our tours, and especially happy when we exceed expectations. We always try to find fans of the movies to be our guides, as this amps...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

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RTG l, Manager at Wellington Rover Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

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Matt G
4 September 2017|
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Response from WanderLust406 | Reviewed this property |
Yes double check with them and they will verify. They are good about picking you up where you wish.
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wateron
30 April 2017|
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Response from Rover-Rings | Property representative |
Yes we certainly do. Just let us know what date you are arriving and we will happily collect you from the cruise ship terminal!
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3 November 2016|
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Response from Rover-Rings | Property representative |
Hi, Under 2 year olds are free of charge however we do not provide car seats
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