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Journey to middle-earth on this spectacular full-day tour to visit "Edoras", a key location used by Peter Jackson during the filming of The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Enjoy a 4-wheel-drive guided tour and immerse yourself in the beauty of the Southern Alps, soak up the spectacular scenery enthralling for film enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.

After being collected from your Christchurch accommodation you will travel to the remote and beautiful location of Mt Potts high country station, where Mt Sunday is located. This peaceful mountain was transformed into Edoras, the capital city of the Riders of Rohan, in the The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy.

Throughout the day, your friendly local guide will provide an entertaining and informative commentary highlighting key facts about the movies, region, flora and fauna. You will see behind the scenes photos of Edoras under construction, view the Misty Mountains and the area that formed the backdrop to Helms Deep.

On arrival at “Edoras”, enjoy the natural unspoiled beauty of this breath-taking area and breathe in the fresh mountain air as you stroll to the summit. At the top relish the stunning 360-degree views over incandescent lakes and vast river plains surrounded by the Southern Alps. With this incredible backdrop you can immortalise your experience and take photos with movie replicas including; Aragorn’s Sword, King Theoden’s Sword, Gimli’s Axe and the Flag of Rohan. You’ll want to capture every image to remember this incredible day out!

Following your adventure on the summit you will stop and enjoy a delicious lunch including a large sandwich, sweet treat, orange juice and sparkling wine.

You will conclude your journey with a relaxing journey back to your Christchurch accommodation.

Whether you are a Lord of the Rings fan, or simply want to experience the best scenery that New Zealand has to offer, this tour has it all!

Journey to middle-earth on this spectacular full-day tour to visit "Edoras", a key location used by Peter Jackson during the filming of The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Enjoy a 4-wheel-drive guided tour and immerse yourself in the beauty of the Southern Alps, soak up the spectacular scenery enthralling for film enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.

After being collected from your Christchurch accommodation you will travel to the remote and beautiful location of Mt Potts high country station, where Mt Sunday is located. This peaceful mountain was transformed into Edoras, the capital city of the Riders of Rohan, in the The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy.

Throughout the day, your friendly local guide will provide an entertaining and informative commentary highlighting key facts about the movies, region, flora and fauna. You will see behind the scenes photos of Edoras under construction, view the Misty Mountains and the area that formed the backdrop to Helms Deep.

On arrival at “Edoras”, enjoy the natural unspoiled beauty of this breath-taking area and breathe in the fresh mountain air as you stroll to the summit. At the top relish the stunning 360-degree views over incandescent lakes and vast river plains surrounded by the Southern Alps. With this incredible backdrop you can immortalise your experience and take photos with movie replicas including; Aragorn’s Sword, King Theoden’s Sword, Gimli’s Axe and the Flag of Rohan. You’ll want to capture every image to remember this incredible day out!

Following your adventure on the summit you will stop and enjoy a delicious lunch including a large sandwich, sweet treat, orange juice and sparkling wine.

You will conclude your journey with a relaxing journey back to your Christchurch accommodation.

Whether you are a Lord of the Rings fan, or simply want to experience the best scenery that New Zealand has to offer, this tour has it all!

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$189.47

Total price is $189.47, taxes included

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Lord of the Rings Edoras Full-Day Tour

Activity/Location

Edoras (Mount Sunday)

Canterbury 7771

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Christchurch City Center (Hotel Pickup)

    Christchurch


Highlights

  • Tour to The Lord of the Rings filming location Edoras

  • 360-degree scenic view from the top of Mount Sunday

  • Opportunity to handle real movie replicas

  • View 'exclusive' behind the scenes photos of the movie set

  • Appetizing picnic lunch served with a glass of orange juice or sparkling wine


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Edoras

  • Lunch

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your Christchurch hotel

  • Commentary in English


Know Before You Book

  • If you are travelling with children under 2 we recommend a private charter.

  • Please let us know if you have any specific dietary requirements.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 72 hours before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Edoras (Mount Sunday), Canterbury, 7771, New Zealand

Lord of the Rings Edoras Full-Day Tour ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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4.7 out of 5