Lord of the Rings 'Journey to Edoras' Tour from Christchurch

Cultural & Theme Tours in New Zealand
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Tour description

Immerse yourself in the magic of the Lord of the Rings trilogy on this 9-hour adventure to Edoras (Mount Sunday) from Christchurch. Explore with your guide and soak up breathtaking views from the peak of Edoras. Look over exclusive behind-the-scenes photographs of Edoras under construction. Pose for photographs with movie replicas such as Aragorn’s sword, Gimli’s axe and the flag of Rohan. Enjoy a delicious picnic lunch with a glass of New Zealand sparkling wine. See for yourself how this tranquil mountainside was transformed into mysterious Edoras — the capital city of the Rohan people.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Canterbury Museum, 11 Rolleston Avenue, Christchurch 8013 New ZealandDepart from outside the front entrance of the Canterbury Museum.Stop At: Mount Somers, Mount Somers, Canterbury Region, South IslandA quick stop is made at the Mount Somers Hall so guests can use the toilets.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Lake Clearwater, Canterbury 7771, New ZealandGuests will stop at the stunning Lake Clearwater for an amazing photo opportunity. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Mount Sunday, Canterbury 7771, New ZealandArrive at the stunning location of Mount Sunday and see how this peaceful mountain was transformed into Edoras, the capital city of the Rohan people in the Lord of the Rings trilogy.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Mt Potts Lodge, 2131 Hakatere Potts Road, Ashburton Lakes 7771, New ZealandArrive at another scenic location for your picnic lunch. Guests will have another opportunity to use the toilets at this location. Duration: 1 hour

What's included

  • Picnic lunch with sparkling wine
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What's not included

  • Gratuities