Take in the breathtaking sights of the land around Queenstown with time spent at ‘The Lord of the Rings’ filming locations.
On this half day 4WD tour your scenic drive takes you to Glenorchy, then on to Paradise Valley. You travel along the shores of Lake Wakatipu, following Dart River to the spectacular filming location for Isengard. This location offer stunning views of Mt Earnslaw. At Paradise you will see the filming location for the Forrest of Lothlorien. Stopping at 12 Mile Delta to explore the location of the Ithilien Camp. This Safari of Scenes tour also includes locations from Xmen, Origins: Wolverine, and The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian.
This tour includes an easy 15 minute (return) nature walk on a formed trail.
Tour departs at 8:00am and returns at 1:30pm.
*Wakatipu Tour may be added to create a full day tour
Take in the breathtaking sights of the land around Queenstown with time spent at ‘Lord of the Rings’ filming locations.
This half day tour offers goldpanning, 4WD river crossings in Arrow Gorge and an amazing glance into the scenery of Queenstown. You will see towns, farmland, Skippers Canyon and mountains and the Kawarau Gorge bungy bridge. While there are no sets left from the infamous Lord of the Rings trilogies, you can view the locations of Minas Tirith, Misty Mountains, the Pillars of the Kings (Argonath), the site of Isildur’s fall and the Ford of Bruinen. You will have the opportunity to overlook Deer Park Heights, where the Rohan refugees and the battle with the Wargs were filmed.
Tour departs at 8:15am and returns at 1:30pm.
*Glenorchy Tour may be added to create a full day tour