Rydges Lakeland Resort Queenstown
38-54 Lake Esplanade, Queenstown, New Zealand
+64 3 442 7600
Nomad Safaris LOTR Tour
Glenorchy - This scenic tour offers breathtaking mountain and
forest views along the shores of Lake Wakatipu towards Glenorchy
and on into Paradise. The tour includes the film locations of
Isengard and Ithilien Camp, plus beech forests near those used for
Lothlorien. You may also pass the area used to film the Seat of
Seeing/ the battle of Amon Hen.
Wakatipu Basin - This tour offers goldpanning, 4WD river crossings (when conditions permit) and a great overview of the diverse scenery of the Queenstown/Arrowtown area - from towns, to rolling farmland, rugged canyons, mountains, and bush and the famous Kawarau Gorge bungy bridge. The tour offers you a glimpse of the film locations of Minas Tirith, Misty Mountains, the Pillars of the Kings (Argonath), the site of Isildur's fall, and the Ford of Bruinen. You'll also overlook Deer Park Heights, where the Rohan refugees and the battle with the Wargs were filmed.