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Hassle Free Tours

Rolleston Avenue | outside Canterbury Museum,, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-385 5775
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Christchurch Sightseeing Tour by Classic Double-Decker Bus
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Lord of the Rings - Journey to Edoras from Christchurch
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Full-Day Kaikoura Tour from Christchurch
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Offering tours of Christchurch and Canterbury, Hassle-free Tours is one of the region's best ways to see the New Zealand tourist attractions that draw visitors from around the world. Between discovering Christchurch in a restored double-decker bus to speeding through the Waimak Gorge in a jet boat, there are options to suit everyone’s interests.A favourite among visitors to New Zealand is the unique Lord of the Rings Tour, which ventures into the Canterbury high country for an exciting 4WD ride to the filming location of Edoras, the capital city for the Rohan people in the film trilogy.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“edoras tour” (75 reviews)
“lotr fans” (30 reviews)
“rings tour” (29 reviews)
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Rolleston Avenue | outside Canterbury Museum,, Christchurch, New Zealand
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+64 3-385 5775
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Steve was an expert at driving and narrating our trip to "middle earth." He truly loves his job and wanted to get to know his passengers. The views out the large windows were stunning all the way to Mt.Sunday. He was able to drive up...More

Thank read2them
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on our journey to edoras yesterday with our tour guide Phil, it was fantastic! A must do tour for those visiting Christchurch. It's perfect for Lord of the rings fans but also those who want to explore beautiful areas in new zealand. On this...More

Thank Mariah S
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your wonderful review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your journey with Phil and agree that the scenery is simply 'beautiful'! We warmly welcome Lord of the Rings fans, or those who...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just completed the Journey to Edoras tour with our tour guide Steve. Despite the rain, we had a wonderful time. We had fun getting to know Steve and learning about New Zealand. He was very knowledgeable about Mount Sunday (Edoras) and the behind the...More

Thank waltgartner
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your journey with us and agree that the scenery is simply 'beautiful'! We warmly welcome Lord of the Rings fans, or those who just...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible Scenery!! Thanks Steve for the unforgettable experience. The scenery was beautiful and your humour made the experience even more enjoyable.More

Thank Clara K
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your journey with Steve and agree that the scenery is simply 'incredible'! We warmly welcome Lord of the Rings fans, or those who just...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Picked up outside our hotel and driven to Kaikoura from Chtistchurch. Andre gave us plenty of information about the countryside en route our best day out so far in 4th week of our 6 week holiday.More

Thank oneladyuk
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your review of our Kaikoura Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your journey with Andre and that this was your favourite day in NZ so far! Thank you for choosing to spend time with us during your stay...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a huge LOTR fan and Edoras was one of my favorite locations in the films. We were very lucky to have clear weather on our trip. Our guide was Maria and she was wonderful. As they drive you out to Mt. Sunday they show...More

Thank Sarah G
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your fantastic review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your journey with us and agree that the scenery is simply 'breath-taking'! We warmly welcome Lord of the Rings fans, and those who...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I had an awesome time on our Alpine Safari tour back in April! It ended up being just the two of us booked on for the entire tour, but instead of cancelling (as I feared they might) they took us out anyway!...More

Thank 02Kate17
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your wonderful review of our Alpine Safari Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your journey with us and hope you left with some wonderful life-long memories of your experience! Thank you for choosing to spend the day with...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I just had my tour with hasslefree to edoras, it's a stunning scenery and the tour guide was so friendly , recommended 5starsMore

Thank San D
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Kia Ora and thank you for your review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your journey with us and agree that the scenery is simply 'stunning'! Whilst we warmly welcome Lord of the Rings fans, we know that...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

My best suggestion is to plan a self driving tour to the beautiful spot of Edoras from Lord of the Rings. If you are going on a tour, you are time constrained and you are not able to enjoiy the peacefulness of that beatiful landscape....More

Thank Christoph Z
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Kia Ora Christoph, We are extremely surprised and disappointed to see that you have posted such a low review of our Lord of the Rings tour. Could you please elaborate and let us know why you did not enjoy your experience? It is extremely important...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

We were a couple joining four others for a fantastic tour with Gaike (Hiker) as our local guide. He was very pleasant and shared accurate knowledge about LOR, New Zealand and the toured area. The 4WD vehicle is perfect for traversing a river and going...More

1  Thank Keith D
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Kia Ora and thank you for your kind and honest review of our Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour! We are absolutely delighted that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us and couldn't agree more that the scenery and magic of this area is truly...More

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jackiemahood
Going to KaiKaura in March as part of fly/drive holiday. Have been offered a change of itinerary because of damage by earthquake. Would appreciate feedback regarding how bad infastructure was affected.
3 January 2017|
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Response from HassleFreeToursNZ | Property representative |
Kia Ora, thank you for your query. We are pleased to confirm that Kaikoura is recovering well from the recent earthquakes and the Inland Scenic Road, and State Highway One, are both open allowing access from Christchurch to... More
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