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Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours

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Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours
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Local guides will help you to explore the breath-taking landscapes of Middle Earth, Glenorchy and Paradise during this half day Lord of The Rings inspired tour. Visiting film locations from The Lord of the Rings trilogy, you’ll enjoy hearing behind...more
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8b Kiely Lane | Mt Creighton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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+64 3-441 1079
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an incredible day we had going on the Pure Glenorchy LOTR tour. Our guide was both funny and very knowledgeable, with great behind the scenes information about the filming I didn’t know. I highly recommend this tour to any LOTR fan! Thanks again Pure...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dylan M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved this excursion! Our guide was incredibly knowledgeable with Lord of the Rings movie/actor and shooting information, as well as being well versed on general Queenstown and New Zealand facts and interesting tidbits. He took us to movie filming sites, showed us printed images...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Darbygray
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great 4 hour trip. Beautiful scenery and Steph's knowledge and friendly manner was refreshing. Great length and lovely food. Not only for the LOR fans. Lots of scenic areas visited and suggested walks. Thank you

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GVG06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an awesome morning tour, our guide Joel was very knowledgeable with both LOTR and local information. The Scenary was spectacular and morning tea was lovely beside the entrance to the Dart River. Highly recommended this tour even if you are not a LOTR fan...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Walker1936
PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Ann from Australia! Thanks very much for your 5 star review- Joel enjoyed taking you both out on tour- especially dressing your husband up as Gandalf!! hehe Hope you enjoy the rest of your time in NZ.. kind regards, Kate

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been on many tours and expeditions during my time overseas in Australia and New Zealand, but this has shot to place #1. From the moment it started, our tour guide - Serena - made it the perfect day. We were very lucky to get...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Peter, Cheers for the epic 5 star review!!!! our guide Serena spoke of the great trip you had after returning from tour. Serena is a extremely knowledgeable guide and puts in the very best every tour. We are one of very few companies with...More

Reviewed November 5, 2018

Enjoyed this tour a lot, got to see amazing view points and scenery. Our tour guide Serena was absolutely amazing - very friendly and knowledgeable about Lord of the Rings.

Date of experience: November 2018
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PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Thank you for the 5 star review Lola!! Our guide Serena is amazing and we are happy you enjoyed the trip on Pure Glenorchy. We take great pride in being the best LotR tour in Queenstown Kind regards Joel

Reviewed November 4, 2018

If you can speak English, I recommend this trip! From the beginning of the booking, they warmly welcomed me and contacted me to confirm the time in advance. Kate and Joel are very nice and kind! I took part in the afternoon activity with Joel....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

Went on this trip with my family and had a great time! Our guide Serena was very knowledgeable, full of fun facts (not just about the movie but the actors as well) and had a good sense of humor. Even my dad, who has never...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the 5 star review!!! I will pass this great review to our guide Serena Our picnic that is included in every tour quite often exceeds our guests expectation!!! second breakfast as we like to call it!! About 40% of the...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

My pick of the LOTR tours operating from Queenstown. We were met in town by our very friendly driver (and owner of the company) - Joel - in his 4WD Hiace, which comfortably accommodated the eight people who had booked. Joel's knowledge of the movies...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Thanks for organizing such a awesome trip. Serena was so passionate n knowledgeable about Lord of the Rings movie sites... Safe driver. Another highlight was a surprise morning tea .. throughly enjoyed the trip.

Date of experience: October 2018
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PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Hi Hannah!! Serena is an amazing guide with a wealth of knowledge. I will pass on to her the great Five Star review. Kind regards Joel

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Christian Y
September 20, 2016|
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Response from PureGlenorchy | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your inquiry. Yes, the ride will be safe for your 8 month old. We take all ages on the tour. You would all be in one vehicle. Yes, we pick up and drop off at all central accommodation. Thanks again... More
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Cassandra A
August 14, 2016|
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Response from PureGlenorchy | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your question. We leave at 8 am or 1 :45pm and tour is around 4 1/4 hours so you arrive back around 12:15pm or 6pm.
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Judy B
March 23, 2016|
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Hi, Thank you for your question. Yes the cost is $170 per adult and $90 for children (0-14yrs). Thanks again Trina
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