Tour A--WAKATIPU BASIN ( Departs: 8:15am & 1:30pm Allow: 4 hours )
Visit LOTR filming locations
Travel the Skippers Canyon Road to Lighthouse Rock
See spectacular views over the Wakatipu Basin
River crossing & gold panning in the Arrow River
The perfect tour for those that want the thrills of an off road adventure but also want to discover exciting Lord of the Rings filming locations. The Wakatipu Basin tour takes you to see The Remarkables, which were used as various mountains throughout the three movies including the Misty Mountains. Travelling part way up Queenstown hill you get a birds eye view onto Deer Park Heights, which was used for the refugees of Rohan and the Battle of the Wargs scenes.
Tour B-GLENORCHY LORD OF THE RINGS (Departs: 8:00am & 1:30pm Allow: 4¼ hours)
Visit filming locations from LOTR, The Hobbit, X-men Origins: Wolverine, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian and others
Bring the films to life – dress up and take photos in our replica props
Visit Paradise Forest – the Forest of Middle-earth
En route from Glenorchy follow 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. Leaving Glenorchy and heading towards Queenstown you will stop at 12 Mile Delta to explore the location of the Ithilien Camp.
The Safari of the Scenes – Glenorchy also includes locations from Xmen Origins: Wolverine, and The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian.
Tour C = Tour A +Tour B -Full Day Tour (Departs: 8:00am Allow: 9.5 hours (1 hour for lunch))
In the morning ,we will begin Grinnoch half-day tour and then retunrn to Queeenstown at 12:15 in the afternoon to enjoy lunch,(at your own expense) at 13:30 ,we will start the Wakatipu Basin from queenstown. If you want to change the order ,please contact us.
Provide hotel thansfers from Queenstown
Half day tour includes morning tea or afternoon tea.
Day tour includes lunch.