We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Trails of Middle-Earth Tour

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Book In Advance
Tours from Trails of Middle-Earth Tour tend to sell out - travelers recommend booking in advance!
71
All photos (71)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good10%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“lotr fans”(9 reviews)
“wings”(16 reviews)
About
We are Lord of the Rings specialists offering a comprehensive and interactive tour in the heart of Middle-earth. Our friendly, knowledgeable guides take you on the ultimate LOTR experience. You can dress up in costume, handle an extensive selection...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
As featured in One Day in Queenstown
Contact
Surrounding Queenstown, Arrowtown, Glenorchy, Queenstown, New Zealand
Website
+64 21 263 3318
Call
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Trails of Middle-Earth Tour
Reviews (93)
Filter reviews
89 results
Traveler rating
58
8
10
5
8
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
58
8
10
5
8
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lotr fans southern lakes wings movie sites private property peter jackson tolkien sword filming hobbit lord knowledge arrowtown stories information guide wikipedia
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 89 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We really enjoyed the day and recommend it. We are only modest LOTR fans. Seen the movies once, and rewatched a few bits, not definitely not more than 4/10 in fan-ness! We bought tickets from a discounted agent site so that makes a difference to...More

Thank coffeematt
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Lucy was absolutely wonderful! She made us feel at ease & comfortable during the whole tour. We were picked on time. Lucy was wonderful with kids so bring your children along too! Her impressive background knowledge about the places of interest & the movie helps...More

Thank robbiem1981
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

We booked this tour over a month in advance for our very last day in New Zealand. At 7.30pm the night before the tour, I received an email cancelling the morning portion citing “road conditions.” Fortunately I was able to get a last-minute booking on...More

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

We were booked on a 10am morning tour. I hadn't received any meeting point information so the night before I emailed to confirm. I was then told due to weather the tour would be cancelled and we would be put on the afternoon one. Fair...More

Thank H3357BFjessicap
Reviewed September 24, 2018

5* rating because Chloe made it a fun and memorable experience for a child who is differently abled. We are thankful for the opportunity exploring the different sets and take pictures with the equipement adding stunning lake Hayes in the background.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stefanaomi G
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Omg this tour was so incredibly awesome!!!! But first real quick, I traveled with my parents, brother and auntie and we're ALL adults, no teenagers or children, but unfortunately trip advisor doesn't have that as an option (we're also 30yo and up so far from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank emmelenef
Reviewed August 18, 2018

After booking this for our honeymoon, we were picked up at our hotel in Wanaka and driven to Queenstown. Our driver was lovely, and had a lot of great knowledge of the area and the history. When we got to Queenstown, we discovered that: 1)...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 858alexandrino
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

I really loved the tour, Chloe was always worried about the customers and she was all the time talking with enthusiasm about the scenarios of the movies. The food was so delicious, they are friendly staff. If you want to laugh all day, some ideas...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kalinypatricio
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

As a big fan of the trilogy I have to say that I was impressed with Chloe’s knowledge and she is passionate about it which makes it even better. Each place is breathtaking even if it was raining a bit, we had an amazing time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lee M
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

First off, Chloe was my guide, and she was amazing! I absolutely loved her upbeat personality and her amazing laid back attitude for the day. After dealing with a frustrating morning of trying to find parking and receiving zero help from the I center (who...More

Thank KaraJ72
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 59 nearby hotels
Glebe Apartments
598 reviews
.09 miles away
Hulbert House
69 reviews
.10 miles away
Heartland Hotel Queenstown
732 reviews
.13 miles away
The Spire Hotel Queenstown
188 reviews
.13 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 296 nearby restaurants
Caribe Latin Kitchen
869 reviews
.09 miles away
Rata
1,949 reviews
.02 miles away
Brazz Steakhouse & Bar
1,225 reviews
.04 miles away
Cookie Time
1,043 reviews
.07 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 398 nearby attractions
Queenstown Arts Centre
36 reviews
.01 miles away
Queenstown Massage – Central Day Spa
327 reviews
.03 miles away
Yoga. Nadi Wellness Centre
14 reviews
.03 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Istambay
March 3, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from SLS_NZ | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your question. Our Trails of Middle Earth Tour costs $299pp We operate from Queenstown so we only offer pick ups from Queenstown. Please feel free to give us a call on 0800 5687 599 freephone within New... More
0
Votes