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Red Carpet Tours - Day Tours

Auckland 0620, New Zealand
+64 9-410 6561
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Julie and her family are positively amazing. They have so much experience organizing this tour that... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Priyanka S
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Trip of a lifetime!

I went on the 14 day tour and it was, without a doubt, the BEST two weeks of my life! I have... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2017
Sarah G
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14 & 10 Day Lord of the Rings Tours. Red Carpet Tours are the premier tour company for fans of The Lord of the Rings' and Hobbit trilogies .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, walking in the foot steps of our favorite Tolkien characters !
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Auckland 0620, New Zealand
+64 9-410 6561

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Julie and her family are positively amazing. They have so much experience organizing this tour that it runs as a well oiled machine while still giving you the personal touch that you desire on a trip. You're not just going on a vacation, you're getting...More

1  Thank Priyanka S
Reviewed June 13, 2017

I went on the 14 day tour and it was, without a doubt, the BEST two weeks of my life! I have seriously never had so much fun. I am a huge LOTR and Hobbit fan and it was incredible seeing the locations from the...More

1  Thank Sarah G
Reviewed June 10, 2017

I Went on an Adventure!! May 2017 For years I have wanted to go to New Zealand and find the filming locations used in the Lord of the Rings & Hobbit movies. After finding Red Carpet Tours I signed up for May. It was the...More

1  Thank Robert Z
Reviewed May 31, 2017

I've been wanting to go to New Zealand for years and I love Lord of the Rings. If either of those things are an interest to you or even just one you have to take this tour. Julie is the most amazing guide and you...More

1  Thank Louisa C
Reviewed May 30, 2017

We have been wishing to go on this tour for years . Finally we booked and went in May. It is the most amazing tour ever . It is so well planned from start to finish and so many extras you don't expect. Julie our...More

2  Thank 3jane67y
Reviewed April 23, 2017

I can't imagine seeing New Zealand and having such a wonderfully magical experience any other way. The tour was so well organized. Our tour guide, Julie, was so well prepared that the experience was heightened by her professionalism and yet personal approach. I would do...More

1  Thank prains1
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Red Carpet Tours is a family owned business, started by Vic James 16 years ago. They are advertised as leaders in Lord of the Rings movie tours, and having just completed the 14 day tour this April, I would definitely say the title is well...More

Thank Jietong L
Reviewed April 14, 2017

My husband and I were part of the March 2017 Fellowship LOTR Red Carpet tour. I am a casual fan of the Hobbit and LOTR, however, my husband is a mega fan. This turned out to be the best trip either of us has ever...More

1  Thank mstanek733
Reviewed April 10, 2017

As everyone has said, this tour is the best. My wife and I did the 14-day fellowship for our honeymoon, and it was a dream come true. We'd been planning on doing this since 2011 and it still surpassed our insanely high expectations. Julie, our...More

2  Thank Sam F
Reviewed April 8, 2017

It's impossible to adequetly put into words how unbelievable this tour was. If you're looking at going to NZ, a fan of LoTR and the Hobbit then this tour is an absolute no brainer. If you're not a massive Tolkien fan, you're still going to...More

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May 31, 2017|
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Response from EowynNZ | Property representative |
Hello, Tipping in New Zealand is appreciated for good service, but not mandatory. Kind regards, Julie 😊
Anne M
April 28, 2017|
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Response from vickster51 | Reviewed this property |
I went in January but we did have mixed weather, so pack a good waterproof jacket with a hood! I took more clothes than I needed, as the laundry facilities as the hotels were great. Oh, and take a spare change of clothes and... More
January 21, 2017|
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Response from EowynNZ | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your enquiry. Please email us from the address on our website, we can answer all your questions and provide costs. Thank you, Julie