Lord of the Rings Scenic Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Glenorchy
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Tour description

If you’re a movie fan or lover of beautiful landscapes, take the opportunity to see film locations from ‘The Lord of the Rings’ films on this Middle-earth tour from Queenstown. You’ll tour the countryside by 4WD and visit the locations where the Fortress of Isengard, Forest of Lothlorien and other famous Peter Jackson scenes were filmed. Discover why New Zealand is the movie directors’ choice for film locations, and enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Glenorchy-Queenstown Road, Mount Creighton New ZealandStopping at various viewpoints so you can take photos, your driver will provide informative and interesting facts during the drive, giving you a better sense of connection with the surroundings.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Glenorchy Café & Bar - The GYC, 25 Mull Street, Glenorchy 9372, New ZealandToilet stopDuration: 10 minutesStop At: 1733/1771 Glenorchy-Paradise Road, Glenorchy 9372, New ZealandFollow the Dart River to the spectacular filming location for Isengard. This location offers stunning views of Mt Earnslaw. Heading to Paradise discover the location for the Forrest of Lothlorien. Duration: 1 hourStop At: 12 Mile Delta, Mount Creighton 9371, New ZealandOn your way back to Queenstown, stop at 12 Mile Delta to explore the location of the Ithilien Camp -- the no-man's land between Gondor and Mordor.Duration: 20 minutes

What's included

  • Transport by 4WD vehicle
  • Driver/guide
  • Light refreshments (including tea, coffee, hot chocolate, cake and cookies)
  • Selected Queenstown Hotel pickup and drop-off

What's not included

  • Gratuities