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Hosted Luxury Day Tours in greater Wellington. Fun, friendly, luxury day tours around Wellington. Your host will deliver a memorable experience. Tours include:- Wild Wellington – nature and the out-doors- Middle-earth locations- Maori Treasures...more
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Wellington 6022, New Zealand
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All reviews full day tour highly recommend this tour excellent tour his enthusiasm wings lotr movies morning tea taking photos great view of the city wellington city mt victoria visiting wellington behind the scenes filming lor rivendell sites
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this tour the day before we went, cause we di not know what to do. It was like it was meant to be! It was just me and my boyfriend on the tour, we expected a huge group like in Hobbiton, it was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank YensidVikingPrincess
RTGL, Manager at Flat Earth New Zealand Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi YensidVikingPrincess, If you didn't want the tour to end I guess you'll have to comeback! We like to keep our groups small to ensure everyone gets the most time at each of the locations we visit. We really want you to experience these places,...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018

Grant was outstanding, picked up from motel on time, nice way of seeing Wellington and surrounding points of LOTR interest, brilliant, better than expectedMore

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David M
RTGL, Manager at Flat Earth New Zealand Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Hi David M, We agree that our tours are a good way to see the surrounding areas of Wellington that you wouldn't normally see as a visitor to this city. Although our guides are well versed in Lord of the Rings, they also enjoy talking...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018

Frodo & Legolas had a great time with Irish Dave and I think he did too! Dave did a great job taking care of our needs on the half day tour, showing us as much as he could, and being accommodating with our zillion pictures....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank trapperkeeper2000
RTG L, Manager at Flat Earth New Zealand Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hey trapperkeeper2000, Or should that be Frodo and Legolas? We're delighted you guys had a great time with us and Irish Dave definitely enjoyed taking you round the filming locations. He was talking about it for a few days afterward! Your pictures look great and...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018

We didn't plan on having a personalised tour, but that is what we got! What Ray Meadows doesn't know about Wellington probably isn't worth knowing and it was made all that more special by him taking the time to learn about our interests and tailoring...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank katrinaaus2018
RTG L, Manager at Flat Earth New Zealand Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hi Katrina, Thanks for your review. Ray is always happy when people enjoy his tours. Just like all our guides, he is very passionate about the city we call home and loves showing it off to people from all over the world. We believe in...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We only did the half day tour since we had already been to Weta Cave. Our tour guide, Grant, picked us up at our hotel promptly at 8:30 AM. We were the only ones on the tour for him that morning. The vehicle he uses...More

Thank juliebug1997
RTG L, Manager at Flat Earth New Zealand Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Hi Julie, Thanks for your great review! Grant is very happy you enjoyed his tour. Our vehicles have 8 seats including the driver, so a maximum of 7 passengers. We like to keep things to smaller numbers to make the experience more enjoyable and relaxing....More

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Our guide, Craig, was tasked with entertaining and educating us on a rainy, windy day—he succeeded spectacularly! We had a great time and highly recommend this tour. May you be lucky enough to get Craig, whose knowledge of LOTR and Wellington is a treasure. Beth...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Beth D
RTG L, Manager at Flat Earth New Zealand Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Hi Beth, We have plenty of rainy, windy days around here so all our guides are well practiced in the art or entertaining and educating in such conditions! We're very much of the belief that you can't control the weather so you might as well...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018

This half day tour of Wellington deserves 20 out of 10. Our guide, Ray Meadows, was fantastic. We can't praise Ray enough. Friendly, personable, genuine and knowledgeable Ray spoke to us before the tour commenced and personalised the tour for us. Both my wife and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jessica A
Reviewed 24 March 2018

The personal tour we had of Wellington from Ray Meadows was one of the highlights of our trip to the North Island of New Zealand. We were picked up from our hotel on time and then Ray gave us a superlative tour covering all aspects...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

This tour deserved at least six stars, not just for the content but because of the amazing guide, Ray Meadows. Ray sat with us before setting out to make sure that he knew what we wanted. He immediately found a mistake in the itinerary and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Most excellent tour by an absolutely superb guide who knew the city like the back of his hand. He was an expert in WETA studios and LOR and Hobbit sites, makeup, and things to see and experience.

Date of experience: February 2018
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I don't know- the van was spacious, but I can't comment. They may have an accessible van in their fleet.
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