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Glenorchy Lord of the Rings Off-Road 4X4 Adventure from Queenstown - with unbiased reviews

Glenorchy Lord of the Rings Off-Road 4X4 Adventure from Queenstown

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The snow-crested mountains, glacial valleys, and lush countryside around Glenorchy were famously seen on-screen in the Lord of the Rings movies. On this tour, venture off-road in a 4x4 and discover the real-life landscapes of ‘Middle Earth’ including Lake Wakatipu and the Mount Aspiring National Park. Visit several LOTR filming sites, see traces of the region’s gold mining heritage, and enjoy a picnic lunch looking out over the lakes.
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61A Shotover Street
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    Off Road 4X4 Queenstown
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Stop: 2 hours -
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You'll end at
61A Shotover Street
61A Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New ZealandClients happy to meet at our shop (61A Shotover Street) for the 8:15am or 1:15pm scheduled departures should simply write 'shop' in pick up location.
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  • Visit LOTR film sites including ‘Isengard’ and the ‘Misty Mountains’
  • Enjoy a picnic lunch looking out over the lakes and mountains
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure to suit your schedule
  • Hassle-free pickup and drop-off from your Queenstown hotel
Important Information
Departure Point
61A Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Small personalised tours to stunning locations
  • Guaranteed individual forward facing window seats
  • Free refreshments included
  • Free pick up and drop off to your accommodation
  • On-site IPad multimedia presentations
  • Guides are knowledgeable friendly locals
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation: will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Suitability: For groups including children under the age of 6yrs old a private charter tour must be booked.
  • Accommodation pick up service: Due to tour time constraints the outer limits for the pick up service we offer on our standard tours are from Mantra Marina 875 Frankton Road to 260 Fernhill Road and 159 Gorge Road. Any property outside of this Queenstown area unfortunately would not be applicable for pick up/drop off. As such we CANNOT pick up/drop off from The Hilton/ Kawarau Village, The Ramada, Frankton village, Millbrook, Arthurs Point (Top 10, Nugget Point), Arrowtown etc. unless a private charter is booked. Clients happy to meet at our shop (61A Shotover Street) for the 8:15am or 1:15pm scheduled departures should simply write 'shop' in pick up location. Accommodation pick up time: Clients should be ready for their accommodation pick up anytime between 8:20am & 8:30am on all morning departures and between 1:20pm and 1:30pm for all afternoon departures. These pick up times are approximate and will vary depending on other pick ups, traffic etc.
  • We recommend: dressing to the weather conditions on the day and bringing a camera.
  • Please be aware this scenic tour does not contain any significant off road driving (e.g. river crossings, hill climbs etc.)
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Off Road 4X4 Queenstown
Carol R
Terrific Adventure
Matt was our guide and he was terrific!! We saw all the LOTR sights plus so much more!!! Off Road is highly
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Melbourne, Australia
Road trip Queenstown
Thanks guys we had a great time on this trip. Peter and Ryan we enjoyed the 4 hours ,plenty to see and you had
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Highlight of our first visit to Queenstown trip - highly recommended !
First trip to Queenstown and we booked this trip with 2 x 9 year olds and one 12 year old (& 2 adults). We all
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Thank you heaps Scott for a mean time out on the buggy’s! Me and Tuhoto-Ariki appreciate it a lot, your knowledge
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Jacob L
Manassas, Virginia
Fantastic LOTR/Queenstown tour
What an amazing tour. Pete did a fantastic job driving, giving us great info, showing us gorgeous spots, sharing
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Blake T
Amazing Tour
My wife and I had an amazing time today from a tour led by Pete. I am a huge LOTR fan, while my wife isn’t and she
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Jonathan L
Awesome tour!
This tour was a great way to see the areas surrounding Queenstown, with an added bit of adrenaline, hearing both
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Mike H
Melbourne, Australia
Excellent guide and sight seeing
While I am a Tolkien fan, my partner is not but we both thoroughly enjoyed seeing the many memorable movie scene
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Dean H
Lord of the rings glenorchy 4x4 off road
Pete was an excellent guide, Pete's driving and knowledge was great and was a friendly character, highly
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This was a lovely experience!!!
We've been in 4 hours of lovely experience thank you Peter for the un forgettable views and fun,we recemend this
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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