Stunning LOTR NZ Self Drive Itinerary

Lord of the Rings Scenery

Stunning LOTR NZ Self Drive Itinerary

It took two years to film the LOTR trilogy, but many millions of years to build the sets.....This 8 Day LOTR New Zealand Itinerary gets you up close and personal with the grand landscapes that inspired Director Peter Jackson to make the majority of the Trilogy in New Zealand's South.

We have added activities that get you away from the mainstream like a Jet Boating adventure up the spectacular Dart River, an island cruise of Lake Wanaka and a couple of back country safaris that will get you into the back of beyond to where most people never get to see.

4WD Remote LOTR Tour Into Edoras, Hooker Valley Walk - Mt Cook National Park, LOTR 4WD Film Locations Queenstown, Mou Waho Island Cruise and Nature Walk.

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Self drive family adventure designed by First Light Travel

Covered a broad range of activities and experiences that we would not normally have done

14 Feb 2024

Micala designed a very varied itinerary, involving a wide range of activities. Covered a brad range of activities and experiences that we would not normally have done. The visit to Hobbiton was fantastic, Whale watching, the Anzac exhibition at Te Papa, cable car and Luge a wide range of different activities.

Accommodation was mostly clean and comfortable and close to the CBD. enjoyed various activities such as the wine tour, to whale watching, The itinerary was evenly paced to to allow us to have an activity with time to do our own thing.

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