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Red Carpet Tours

Auckland Central, Auckland 0620, New Zealand
+64 21 461 142
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2 Weeks of Bliss in Middle Earth

I was part of the 14 day December 2017 fellowship, travelling solo but within minutes of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jack R
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An incredible and memorable vacation experience...

My husband and I did the 14-day December 2017 tour and we both felt the experience was worth every... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Myriam G
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We offer 14, 10 and 6 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. Operating since 2002, we are the only multi-day tour company to be endorsed by Saul Zaentz (owner of the rights to Lord of the Rings and the Hobbit). Our aim is to bring people from all over the world to join a fellowship of like-minded people and experience the breathtaking landscapes and movie locations. Let us take you on a journey of the real Middle-Earth™, walk in the foot steps of your favorite Tolkien characters, experience behind the scenes exclusive experiences and meet stars of the films! Red Carpet Tours will take you there and back again on an adventure of a life time.
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Auckland Central, Auckland 0620, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was part of the 14 day December 2017 fellowship, travelling solo but within minutes of the welcome dinner it became apparent that I was going to be sharing the 2 weeks with a great group of like-minded people, so it wasn't really like travelling...More

Thank Jack R
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the awesome review Jack! We really appreciate your feedback and loved having you as part of our December fellowship! Hopefully we will see you again some day :) Cheers from Middle-earth, Julie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I did the 14-day December 2017 tour and we both felt the experience was worth every penny. (Actually, it was a priceless bargain!) I'll try to keep my review brief as to why you should definitely book this tour if you are...More

Thank Myriam G
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your amazing review Myriam! It was my pleasure to guide you and Andrew through Middle-earth here in New Zealand, we loved having you both as part of the December fellowship. I agree, more time on the kayaks is a must! Hope to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s taken me 6 months to write this review, mainly because by writing it I am admitting the adventure is over. But I’ve reconciled that now, I’m going back! Myself and my 2 daughters did the 10 day Lord of the Rings tour in August...More

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EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your awesome feedback! It was my pleasure to guide you and your daughters through Middle-earth and its great to hear you loved the adventure :) We look forward to seeing you again soon! Regards, Julie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had always dreamed of visiting middle earth, and we finally got our chance when we went on our honeymoon to New Zealand! Red Carpet Tours guided us through some of New Zealand's most beautiful locations, from the rugged peaks of Tongariro...More

Thank Joel W
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review Joel and Rachel! We loved having you both as part of the December fellowship and wished you could of stayed for the whole 14 days. We look forward to seeing you again and continuing the adventure! Regards, Julie

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Red Carpet 14-Day Lord of the Rings tour is THE best way to see New Zealand. No other tour combines essential New Zealand with beautiful movie locations. Julie and her family have cultivated wonderful relationships with private land owners so that Red Carpet can...More

Thank erin12brennan
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the awesome review Erin! We loved having you both on the December fellowship and its great to hear you enjoyed your adventure with us. We would love to see you back here some day :) Keep in touch. Regards, Julie

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was truly one of the most fun and memorable trips I've ever been on! I had been dreaming about visiting New Zealand since I was a teenager and when I came across the Red Carpet Tours 14-day sample itinerary, I knew this was the...More

Thank Youmna A
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the amazing feedback Youmna! It was great having you as part of the December fellowship and awesome to hear how much you enjoyed your journey with us. We would love to see you here again :) Keep in touch! Regards, Julie

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister and I had been wanting to go to New Zealand for 15 years, and being massive Lord of the Rings fans we wanted to see as many of the filming sites as possible. We'd known about Red Carpet Tours for years, but we...More

Thank Catherine S
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the amazing review Catherine! It was great having you and Elizabeth on the December fellowship and awesome to hear you enjoyed your adventure through Middle-earth with us! We hope to see you both again one day! Best wishes. Regards, Julie

Reviewed 29 November 2017

Kia ora! Red Carpet 14-day tour was an amazing way to experience New Zealand and to live through the Lord of the Rings sites! Whether you are a Hobbit, and Elf, a Dwarf, or a Dragon, this tour has something to offer! Great food and...More

Thank Laura C
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review Laura! Glad to hear you enjoyed your adventure through Middle-earth with us it was a pleasure taking you along for the journey. Hope to see you again one day! Regards, Julie

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Well this trip was for me, a long awaited journey.. our 25+ yrs later Honeymoon...we had planned on Alaska, the Tim mentioned Venice..ok by me. Then 1 day Tim says "hey Honey, I found this Lord of the Rings Tour, in new Zealand.... whaddya think?"...More

Thank Heidi B
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Dear Heidi, It was great to have you and Tim as part of the Fellowship. Great laughs and fond memories, looking forward to the reunion Tour. Best regards, Julie.

Reviewed 26 November 2017

I dreamed about traveling to New Zealand for years, and the 14-day tour with Red Carpet Tours (and Julie!) was absolutely perfect! Worth every penny, and then some! I think what makes Red Carpet Tours so unique is the personal touch that is added -...More

Thank juliamarianne91
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Dear Julia, It was a pleasure to share Middle-earth with you. Thank you for your enthusiasm and cheerfulness , it was 2 weeks of great fun. Please keep in touch. Best regards, Julie.

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Anne M
1 June 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 😊
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Anne M
29 April 2017|
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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
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22 January 2017|
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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
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