9 Day Tour – Auckland to Queenstown


A tour appealing to those who are fans of Gandalf, Frodo and his fellow Hobbits.  With visits to official sites, such as The Shire and other locations used in the filming of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit.

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Inclusions & Options

All of our tours are fully customisable –
You can add or remove inclusive activities – or swap out for others.
You can upgrade or downgrade accommodation, add extra nights – or minus some.
The standard inclusions for this tour are:
  • Accommodation for 8 nights staying in Motels
  • All coach tour transport as specified in this tour package
  • Air New Zealand Airfare Rotorua to Christchurch
  • Hobbiton Movie Set Tour, Matamata
  • Waitomo Glow Worm Caves
  • Lord of the Rings Edoras – Full Day Tour, Christchurch
  • Trails of Middle Earth full day tour
  • Safari of the Scenes Wakatipu Basin Tour, Queenstown
  • Luxmore Jet Boat Waiau River, Te Anau
  • Real Journeys – Milford Sound Nature Cruise
  • Auckland City Sights Tour

All of our tours are fully customisable. Add, remove or swap activities to suit your preferences and requirements.

  • RRP based on twin share/double. $3431

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Day 1: Travel from Auckland to Waitomo Caves – and then onto Hobbiton before arriving in Rotorua.
Accommodation: Bella Vista Rotorua.

Day 2: This morning explore Rotorua on the famous Duck, then fly to Christchurch (own arrangements).
Accommodation: Amore Motor Lodge.

Day 3: Today explore the Canterbury countryside brought to life in the Lord of the Rings Trilogy.
Accommodation: Amore Motor Lodge.

Day 4: Traverse Mackenzie Country into the Southern Lakes via Mt. Cook/ Aoraki National Park
Accommodation: Bella Vista Queenstown.

Day 5: A full day Trails of Middle Earth Tour
Accommodation: Bella Vista Queenstown.

Day 6: Free time to explore Queenstown and a Safari of the Scenes 4WD tour
Accommodation: Bella Vista Queenstown.

Day 7: Travel to Te Anau and then explore ‘River Anduin’ by Jet boat
Accommodation: Lakefront Lodge.

Day 8: Head into Milford Sound today, take a cruise and then return to Queenstown
Accommodation: Bella Vista Queenstown.

Day 9: Final day – depart Queenstown today

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