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Address: 61A Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-442 7858
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Description: The definitive Lord of the Rings, Historic and Wine 4X4 Tours. We are a...
The definitive Lord of the Rings, Historic and Wine 4X4 Tours. We are a local family owned and operated business. We pride ourselves on offering every customer a complete and affordable five star off road experience. Our tour options include: Glenorchy-Discover the Rings; Wakatipu-Discover the Rings;Skippers Canyon and a Wakatipu Wine Adventure tour daily. .
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I did this tour with my sister who is a bit LoTRs fan and wanted to do a LoTRs tour and we both thought that an option that incorporated 4x4 off-roading and wine tasting was a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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English first
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I did this tour with my sister who is a bit LoTRs fan and wanted to do a LoTRs tour and we both thought that an option that incorporated 4x4 off-roading and wine tasting was a great way to fit this into our trip! Unfortunately, we had really cloudy/rainy weather so we missed out on a lot of the spectacular... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

What a terrific tour! Judy and I were awe of the stunning landscapes and the geology made more impressive by our Guide's knowledge not to mention his driving skills. We were expecting relicts of a mining town and some scenic landscapes. The tour well and truly exceeded these expectations from the moment the 4x4 hubs were engaged. Thanks for a... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

A bit average tour. Be sure to sit up front otherwise you get sick in the back. Lunch options are home made sandwiches which are OK but I recommend you pack your own. Nice but a bit average. Don't be shy to ask questions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We went on a lord of the rings Glenorchy tour with our awesome guide TONYTMAN who was very good and knew a lot about Queenstown and also the filming of LOTR. I think the part that made the tour was his inside knowledge of him working on set. We were even the first customers in the new 4x4!

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

Went out with Lachie in the snow today and it was awesome. Went all over the place, saw some excellent tracks and had a great time. Would highly recommend to anyone. We are a family of 5 including a 10 year old who sat between Mum & Dad and screamed for more!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We went on a tour with Off Road Adventures to Skippers Canyon I had chosen this company as they had been in business for over 25 years and it was everything that we had hoped for, and more! I wanted to show of this beautiful part of New Zealand to my wife. Our guide, was awesome! He was energetic, he... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

5 stars alround, we had a fabulous morning with an excellent tour guide who possessed great knowldege and a wonderful friendly personality.

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Aberdeen
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4 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Great views, off-roading on dirt roads and a river bed, gold panning and two wineries.... A simple way to sample Otago! Our driver and guide offered insights in to the area and adjusted the trip to our areas of interest. It seems this is one of their less popular tours but we struggle to understand why....we came back with loads... More 

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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Go for the amazing scenery and completely different day out, even if you are not a LOTR fan. There are so many different locations all over NZ that obviously you cannot do them all! As a couple over 70 we had a great day out with guide and driver Pete who was very knowledgeable. The 4 x 4 driving of... More 

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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

For a half day trip we went with our guide Tony for a ride along Lake Wakatipu in a Land Rover truck. He was a very knowledgeable Lord of the Rings guide, as well as a botanist and nature guide. The sights were incredible, from the snow covered mountains in the distance, to the beautiful greenery around us and the... More 

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