Mae govannen! (Elvish) Greetings from Middle-earth! 

New Zealand is the stunning location where the entire Lord of the Rings trilogy was filmed. Whether you are someone who has simply been awoken to the beauty of New Zealand through the Lord of the Rings film trilogy or a die-hard LOTR enthusiast we can help you find your perfect New Zealand holiday. From specialty Lord of the Rings group tours and self drive tours to Lord of the Rings filming locations, through to the more usual ways of experiencing New Zealand.

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South Island
3, 4 & 5 Star Options
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Queenstown
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It took two years to film the LoTR trilogy, but many millions of years to build the sets.....This 7 Day LoTR New Zealand Self Drive 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.

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From $1840
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All New Zealand
3.5 Star Accommodation
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Independent Coach
Departing from
Auckland
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Departs Daily

The landscapes of Middle earth will come alive as you travel deep into Middle Earth (New Zealand) and visit the landscape that inspired Peter Jackson’s film locations for The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit. Experience the magic of Hobbiton, journey deep into Waitomo Caves and explore the natural beauty and the remote wilderness area of Edoras – and a lot more…

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From $3439
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All New Zealand
3 to 4 Star Accommodation
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Independent Coach
Departing from
Auckland
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Departs Daily

Welcome to Middle-Earth! Many people have dreamed about Middle Earth, and this Lord of the Rings tour can take you into the dream and it will become reality.  Visit Lord of The Rings's film locations, Weta Studios, Hobbiton and enjoy other fascinating guided tours.

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From $4135
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South Island
3.5 to 4 Star Hotels
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Small Group Tours
Adventure Tours
Departing from
Wellington
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06 Sep 2018

Welcome to Middle-earth! Many people have dreamed about Middle Earth, and these Lord of the Rings tours can take you into the dream and it will become reality. Walk in the footsteps of Frodo and Sam from the lush green Shirelands into forests, across rivers and even to the twisted lava and ash fields of the Black Land itself.

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From $4660
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All New Zealand
Travellers Lodge & 3, 4, 5 Star Options
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Affordable Coach
Independent Coach
Departing from
Auckland
Next Departure
Departs Daily

Embark on an unexpected journey, a magical tour of Middle Earth New Zealand... but even better you do not have to self drive! This tour includes the scenes and battlegrounds filmed for the retelling of J.R.R. Tolkiens masterpieces. Travel in comfort by way of coach, ferry, train and plane. We have scheduled this tour perfectly - the best mix of the highlights of New Zealand for a postcard perfect adventure.

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From $2900
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All New Zealand
Travellers Lodge & 4 and 5 Star Options
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Self Drive
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Auckland
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Departs Daily

It is little wonder that Peter Jackson selected New Zealand to bring Tolkien's Middle-earth to the big screen. Gentle streams dissect emerald green valleys as giant mountains stand sentinel and ancient glaciers tumble to the sea. Embark on an unexpected journey and get ready for an awesome self drive LoTR (Hobbit) filming locations tour.

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From $2855
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All New Zealand
4 Star Accommodation
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Small Group Tours
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Departing from
Auckland
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03 Sep 2018

Beneath southern skies, a world of pure magic awaits. Soaring, snow-capped mountains stretch as far as the eye can see; fading into a mist of purple and pinks come sunset. Mirror-like lakes reflect wide open skies. Mist hovers above rivers and emerald-coloured moss clings to rocky banks. Welcome to New Zealand - the real Middle-earth.

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From $5750
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All New Zealand
3 Star Accommodation
Tour Type
Independent Coach
Departing from
Auckland
Next Departure
Departs Daily

Enjoy the highlights of the South & North Island during this 17 Day journey. Enjoy a 'Hole in the Rock' Cruise, View the famous 'Cape Reinga', experience a Hobbiton Movie Set Tour, a Middle Earth Lord of the Rings Locations Tour, cruise on the Milford Sound and travel deep into Middle Earth by 4WD in Glenorchy. These are only a few of the many unforgettable experiences waiting for you on this trip! 

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From $4620
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All New Zealand
Travellers Lodge & 4 and 5 Star Options
Tour Type
Self Drive
Departing from
Queenstown
Next Departure
Departs Daily

If kayaking, hiking, canyoning, and caving sounds good, and you are keen on the LoTR’s & Hobbit Trilogies then the New Zealand's Northbound Trilogy Adventure could be just the ticket. You need to be in good shape but don't require any special training or equipment to enjoy kayaking in Milford Sound, canyoning in Wanaka, hiking Fox Glacier, Abel Tasman and the Tongariro Crossing and try caving in Waitomo.

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From $4479
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