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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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US$235.50*
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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.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“edoras tour” (79 reviews)
“rings tour” (31 reviews)
“lotr fans” (30 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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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 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent trip! Even when not a particular Lord of The Rings fan like myself, Knowledgable friendly tour guide (Heiker - apologies if spelling incorrect). Scenery incredibly stunning enhanced by a snow cover. Unforgettable.

1  Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I booked this trip, I gulped a bit at the price - at 259 NZ dollars each, even with a promotion, this was the priciest activity we took this trip. Was it worth it though? Yes, absolutely. The joy on my teenage brother's face...More

1  Thank Rachel F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was great, we wish we did it when we first got into Christchurch. It was an excellent way to see the city, the driver was very entertaining and told us so much that we just wouldn't have found out walking around ourselves. We didn't...More

Thank Drh070
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great day... weather cooperated. Recommended if you are in Christ church and you're a lord of the rings addict. Up close and personal tour guide knows a lot of information about both the films and the area in general. Mountains covered with snow and were...More

Thank Bebe B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Steve Williams was our guide this day. Steve made a fabulous tour even better. The scenery and experience was one of the best days we spend in New Zealand. Steve's commentary and knowledge enhanced the day for all on board. His sense of fun and...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour, will do again. Tour guide, Steve williams was excellent. Thanks for a great tour, Steve.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went whale watching today. It's about three hours drive from Christchurch to the Kaikoura. Everything is good and safe and we have 'experts' on board to help on safety and spotting the whales etc. We had a fantastic time with two humpback whales and hundreds...More

Thank YP l
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 Kaikoura Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us and are delighted that the local wild-life came out to 'play'! Thank you for choosing to travel with Hassle-free Tours, we really...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This tour and tour company are "Top Notch" in my book. It was a full day of amazing scenery and great back story trivea about the Lord of the Rings cast, filming and set construction. Geike was an Excelant tour guid and a pretty cool...More

1  Thank Michael W
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 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 Gaike! We warmly welcome Lord of the Rings fans, or those who just want to enjoy a spectacular scenery, in great...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

It was an excellent day, it was totally worth the time and money. Saw some amazing scenery and our guide Geike was great company. He was friendly and knowledgeable and made sure we got the most out of our experience. Highly recommended!More

1  Thank mikeymike73
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your lovely review of our Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour! We are absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your time with Gaike and couldn't agree more that the scenery is truly 'amazing'. We are happy to hear that enjoyed...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had an excellent day despite the boat-based whale watching being cancelled because it was too windy. At no extra charge the tour group then organised for us to go up in a light plane with Wings Over Whales, where we saw a sperm whale,...More

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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 Kaikoura Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your journey with Steve, despite the fact that you were unable to go out on the Whale Watch boat due to poor weather conditions. It is...More

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jackiemahood
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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