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Nomad Safaris

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Nomad Safaris offers guided 4WD and Quad Bike tours around the Queenstown Lakes area. Half or full day and charter options are available. We offer very popular tours to Lord of The Rings filming locations where you can experience the phenomenon that...more
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37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6699
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Driver, Jono for 4WD was enthusiastic and friendly. Showed us the good stuff at Arrowtown, gold (digging?) and trip up to Coronet was wonderful. The only comment I'll make is that the return trip from Shotover is their bus shuttle and it only brings you...More

Thank coolkuku
Reviewed 4 days ago

. It was very cold first thing in the morning. Graham picked us up at the hotel in a landrover and drove us through the frosty countryside. He was a great guide- driving us through rivers and up sides of mountains and we looked down...More

Thank travellingmary33
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding excursion. G and the other drivers were exemplary in their knowledge . I would most definitely recommend. 5+ STARS

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome afternoon charging through the rivers with Graham who managed to find something interesting to say about everything we drove past, even the urban sprawl around Queenstown. Fun day out with great views and some cool history

Thank liamjewell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing tour with spectacular views! Must admit there were some times when I almost was sitting on Justin's lap but it was one of the most memorable tours we have ever been on. Justin provided us with such wonderful detail on the history...More

Thank keels_sean
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I recently went on this Queenstown Lord of the Rings tour as part of our first time visiting Queenstown and we loved it! Our tour guide Jenny was fantastic, fun and super friendly and was an absolute awesome driver. The knowledge we...More

Thank Danika P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our half day tour. Our guide was a true aficionado of the films and knew a lot about the filming. It was just our family on the trip so he was able to stop (when safe) and indulge our photographer's need to...More

Thank AmberK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was amazing Santiago and Siobhan were amazing guides their knowledge was exemplary and scenery spectacular. I would highly recommend this tour to everyone wanting to do something a bit different in Queenstown. Great value for money too. I will definitely be bringing the...More

Thank cmdicarlo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our New Zealand trip was based on the different film setting locations, so Queenstown was a MUST DO. My 13year old son and I enjoyed the tour very much! Nathan did a super job. He had funny facts for us as well… Glenorchy and it’s...More

3  Thank Susanne K
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Jenny was punctual and made the vehicle clean and neat before picking us up! She even had the baby and child seats ready for our two young children! She is experienced with the whole route to and fro skippers canyon and is a very careful...More

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14 August 2018|
Response from MKJourneys | Reviewed this property |
While on tour porta potty at destination.
Truong A
18 April 2018|
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Response from NomadSafarisQT | Property representative |
Hi Truong, our tours like Queenstown Lord of The Rings - Wakatipu Basin, Glenorchy Lord Of The Rings, Skippers Canyon trip are fine for 18 month kids. We provide infant seats. Quad biking, Queenstown 360, and Macetown... More
9 March 2017|
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Response from NomadSafaris | Property representative |
Hi there, We have our Safari of the Scenes: Wakatipu Basin tour that does a few river crossings as well as other filming locations around the Queenstown area. We also have a Macetown Tour available, which is our most 4WD... More