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Address: 2 Wilmington Place, 0620, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 9 410 6561
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Description: 14 Day Lord of the Rings Tours. Red Carpet Tours are built around, for and...
14 Day Lord of the Rings Tours. Red Carpet Tours are built around, for and by fans of The Lord of the Rings' and The Hobbit movies .Our aim is to bring people from all over the world to experience the fellowship of a shared journey, to the breathtaking landscapes that we have all come to know and identify with. To experience the real Middle Earth !
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THIS is how you tour Middle-earth

The best LOTR Experience you will ever have. So many locations, and great, knowledgeable, HELPFUL guides who have been doing this for close to a decade now, and really know their... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The best LOTR Experience you will ever have. So many locations, and great, knowledgeable, HELPFUL guides who have been doing this for close to a decade now, and really know their stuff. Go with friends or family, doesn't matter. You will come away with new ones. I'm already planning a return trip with Red Carpet for 2018.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Summary Red Carpet Tours is an awesome, family run business with unique access to LOTR/Hobbit filming locations. Traveling with this tour group guarantees you a memorable visit to New Zealand. The people joining you on this tour are like minded and you will absolutely form bonds that last a lifetime. Staff Julie James is one of the most patient, hard-working... More 

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

I did the 14 day tour with a friend, getting to visit various places on both the North and South Island. Had an absolute joy, everything is very well organised and our tour guide (Julie) was absolutely amazing, the insights and information provided on the towns/cities and movie locations was very helpful and made the stay more exciting. For my... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We just returned from the May tour. It had been a dream of our family for many years to visit New Zealand & Red Carpet Tours helped make this dream come true. We had an AMAZING time, a wonderful way to celebrate our 25th anniversary!

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I had the privilege to be part of the 14 day April 2015 tour and I can’t describe in enough detail how amazing the experience has been! I’ve wanted to visit New Zealand for about 15 years now, but it was always a dream and never a possibility. It’s taken a long time to pluck up the courage to travel... More 

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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I did the 14-day tour of North and South Islands with Red Carpet Tours in April 2015. I had dreamed of visiting New Zealand for years, ever since finding out that the gorgeous locations in Lord of the Rings were actual places, not CGI. Julie, Vic, and Raewyn made my dream come true, despite the fact that I had not... More 

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Mount Vernon, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Excellent Tour of the North Island. We went to many places and not just places for the movie nerds. We were treated to several surprises. Being able to go to Weta and experience how they put on ears and scars, and see many props from different movies was just one such surprise. The mountains, waterfalls, volcanoes, the sea and ocean,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Reading reviews of Red Carpet Tours on TripAdvisor, it seemed almost too good to be true; but it really does live up to the hype! Travelling as part of the March 2015 Fellowship was one of the best experiences of my life, and one I look forward to repeating in the future. I found it slightly daunting to travel across... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Driver Craig was awesome, and Julie was simply great. We had an unusual experience of only a one day tour rather than the multi day tour, as a result of winning the #gigatown competition (thanks #gigatownnsn!) But I could tell the immense amount of knowledge that they held between them. Julie offered a family friendly and interesting history of LotR... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

This trip was the best I have ever been on as of yet. (And I have done quite a bit of traveling all over the world) If you are a Lord of the Rings or Hobbit fan this tour is a must. My tour was led by the incredible and wonderful Julie and Deanna. They were always well organized, willing... More 

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Address: 2 Wilmington Place, 0620, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 9 410 6561
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region

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