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Red Carpet Tours

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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...more
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Auckland Central, Auckland 0620, New Zealand
+64 21 461 142
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This two week tour was full of interesting tidbits of information, beautiful scenery, wonderful people, and gorgeous LOTR/Hobbit scenery. I would highly recommend this tour to any Tolkien fan (even my friend who was not a fan enjoyed her first week immensely and wished she...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Travelling to Middle Earth with Red Carpet Tours was amazing, astonishing and absolutely awesome. The transport, food, accommodation, guides and basically everything was top notch and even if you are not the biggest fan of Lord of the Rings or the Hobbit there was something...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I was looking for a way to spend a week in New Zealand, I wanted to make sure to hit all of the obvious Lord of the Rings locations. Unfortunately, my research just kept proving to me time and time again that there was...More

Thank YashaR8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A two week tour packed with stunningly beautiful New Zealand scenery, the best companions, and a family run company that truly takes care of everything and everyone. Definitely take your camera, be prepared for the possibility of four seasons occurring in one day, but mostly...More

Thank Barbara S
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Barbara, Thank you for your review, it is greatly appreciated. It was so awesome to have you join us for a second Tour / adventure. You are a wonderful artist and valued member of the Fellowship, I really enjoyed your sketching tuition and will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’ve recently returned from my once in a life time trip to New Zealand. I’m still getting my head around all of the fantastic things that I did as part of the Red Carpet Tours trip! Every day was packed full of treats, surprises, laughter,...More

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EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Helen, Thank you for your review, we really appreciate it. We loved having you journey with us, your sunnny personality was a great addition to the Fellowship. Please keep in touch and I look forward to seeing you again on a future reunion Tour....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With so many glowing five-star reviews already, what more can be said about this remarkable tour company? A family owned and operated business that started taking fans to locations before the original trilogy was even finished, it continues to offer New Zealand's most comprehensive Lord...More

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EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Chris, Thank you for your review, we really appreciate it. Well what can I say, Quiz Champion extraordinaire! We were very impressed with your Lotr / Hobbit Knowledge and I know your team was very glad you were their team leader. I’m hoping you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best tour company to go with if you a massive Lord Of The Rings/Hobbit nerd 10/10 recommend. You could do this with someone but I recommend doing it solo as you and the entire fellowship become a family and friends and your...More

Thank gillydamo
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

I was looking forward to visiting New Zealand for a long time and when I saw the tour itinerary offered by Red Carpet Tours I couldn't contain my excitement. Julie was a brilliant tour guide and a shout out to Craig the bus driver, who...More

Thank Luke C
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Dear Luke, Thank you for your review , we really appreciate it. It was great having you journey with us on the 6 Day portion of the Tour and missed you greatly when we carried onto the South Island with the rest of the Fellowship....More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a tour run FOR fans BY a fan. You will visit some stunningly beautiful locations around New Zealand. I cannot recommend this company highly enough. The guides are great and super knowledgeable. My wife is just a casual fan of the movies and...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

As my full review just got deleted I'll make this one short and sweet. I can only reiterate what others have said about this trip- the people are wonderful, scenery is incredible and the opportunities you get on this tour are unimaginable (I got to...More

Thank Polerad
EowynNZ, Manager at Red Carpet Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Dear Alfie, Thank you for being a part of the awesome July 2018 Fellowship! We had lots of laughs and you amazed us all with your magnificent stunts. Keep enjoying New Zealand , keep in touch and I look forward to seeing you again on...More

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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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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
22 January 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