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LOTR Scenic Tour

Take a journey with our expert guides deep into Middle Earth and explore unique Lord of the Rings locations around Queenstown and Glenorchy…

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Skippers Canyon Tour

Journey along one of New Zealand’s most dangerous roads and visit the Ford of Bruinen. Our expert guides will keep you safe and intregued along the way…

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Private Charters

Experience a half day Lord of the Rings scenic location tour or Heritage & Culture scenic tour, led by our expert guide on your own private charter…

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Lord of the Rings Scenic Tours, Queenstown & Glenorchy

Take a journey with our expert guides deep into Middle Earth and explore unique Lord of the Rings locations around beautiful Queenstown and Glenorchy.

Feel the trilogy come to life as you visit the breathtaking and magical landscapes that inspired Peter Jackson’s film locations for The Lord of the Rings movies.

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Why we’re regarded as the best…

Our customers continually rate us for our excellent Lord of the Rings knowledge, but there are many reason’s why we’re rated as Queenstown’s best Lord of the Rings tour.

LOTR Filming Locations Glenorchy

LOTR Film Locations

Journey with us deep into Middle Earth, and encounter Isengard, Amon Hen, Lothlorien Forest, The Misty Mountains and Ithilien!

Visiting LOTR locations across Queenstown, Glenorchy and Paradise, including scenery from The Hobbit. Stories and secrets will be shared by our guides who have great insight into the filming locations and the local areas.

World Heritage Park

Experience some of the world’s most spectacular scenery in the Mt Aspiring World Heritage Park and along New Zealands most scenic highway the Glenorchy Road.

You will come away with the most breathtaking scenic photos and magical memories. We are one of the few tour companies approved by DOC to enter the World Heritage Park.

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Intimate Tour Groups

Intimate Tour Groups

Travel in small intimate groups with our local guides, who have a real passion and knowledge of the area.

Take in the diverse landscape of ancient beech forest, braided rivers and glacier carved valleys. Explore the unique flora and fauna and get up close to New Zealand’s unique birdlife.

Pure Glenorchy Blog

Breathtaking Middle Earth scenery from Queenstown to Paradise, Glenorchy.

A Journey to Middle Earth or Paradise, Glenorchy from Queenstown is a sensory overload and a photographers dream. The road to Middle Earth begins in Queenstown, meandering along the shores of Lake Wakatipu on the Queenstown to Glenorchy…

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Meet Your Guide – Joel

Meet Joel: owner, operations and regularly the man behind the wheel guiding you on your journey to Paradise and LOTR country. Character your most like: – Gandalf Favourite LOTR Location– Little hard to choose, Paradise is great, the name says…

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