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New Zealand's most comprehensive
Lord of the Rings Tours & Experiences

As New Zealand's Lord or the Rings Specialists, they have created several tours and experiences to cater to your Lord of the Rings needs and hopes.

They are also proud to say that they work closely with all the other reliable and well respected Lord of the Rings companies throughout New Zealand.

All tours depart from Queenstown

They have a fantastic array of resources at their fingertips to provide you with the ultimate Lord of the Rings experience - from negotiating exclusive access to some fabulous locations to weapons, costume, and even Lord of the Rings accommodation - they have thought of everything to give you a total immersion LOTR experience.

They can prove 100% that they have taken you to the exact locations used in the trilogy and with weapons and costume to handle, what more could you want?.

Lord of the Rings country. Southern Lakes is the centre of Middle-earth.

A choice of tours from Queenstown
Southern Lakes Sightseeing operates the most comprehensive Lord of the Rings day tours available in New Zealand and we are pleased to offer our clients more choice and variations to the whole Lord of the Rings experience.

Number 1 Trails of Middle-earth
Full Day road option.
Over 20 locations sites and scenes, gourmet lunch, handle items featured in the movies
 
Number 2 The Quest
Full Day road and air option.
35 locations, lunch, handle items featured in the movies.
 
Number 3 Touching Middle Earth
Half day tours are great for those without the time to enjoy the full day version.
 
Number 4 Accommodation & Tour Packages
Welcome to the Southern Lakes of New Zealand. Home to Middle-earth.

Spend time in the land that JRR Tolkien wrote about but never saw. An enormous amount of the trilogy’s outdoor scenes were shot in this area and rumour has it that The Hobbit may also be filmed here.

Two accommodation Packages:

Tours outside of Queenstown
Get the full Lord of the Rings experience by joining tours running throughout New Zealand

Number 5 Gondor (Twizel), Lord of the Rings Tour
1.5 hours, departing from Twizel
This informative tour takes you to the very place King Théoden gives his speech to the Rohirrim, before they charge into battle.
 
Number 6 Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour
Full day 4WD adventure, starting from Christchurch
This amazing day includes 4WD access onto Mt Sunday/Edoras itself.