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Address: 37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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+64 3-442 6699
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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Nomad Safaris offers guided 4WD and Quad Bike tours around the Queenstown...

Nomad Safaris offers guided 4WD and Quad Bike tours around the Queenstown Lakes area. Half or full day and charter options are available. We offer very popular tours to Lord of The Rings filming locations where you can experience the phenomenon that is LOTR. We also run tours to Skippers Canyon or Macetown where you visit old goldmining ghost towns and hear about the unique history of pioneer New Zealand and have a go at goldpanning for yourself.

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US$136.38*
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Glenorchy Movie Locations Tour: The Lord of the Rings
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US$117.95*
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Half-Day Routeburn Track Guided Walk from Queenstown
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Half-Day Skippers Canyon 4WD Adventure from Queenstown

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Amazing Scenery

We did the Quad Bike tours through the hills. Amazing scenery, going to places you would not normally go. Well worth the trip

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Vanessa W
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We did the Quad Bike tours through the hills. Amazing scenery, going to places you would not normally go. Well worth the trip

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Thank Vanessa W
NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Vanessa, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with a great review, we're delighted to hear you enjoyed your quad safari with us! We hope you enjoy the rest of your time in Queenstown and safe travels back home. More 

Chester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went with Phillip (our fabulous driver) on this magnificent tour. The views were amazing and Phillip was very knowledgable about the whole area. It's one of the top most dangerous roads but Phillips superb driving made it look easy. Thank you for a most informed enjoyable afternoon.

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Mary, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and a fantastic review! We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your time with us and we will certainly pass on your kind words to Phillip! We hope you enjoy the rest of your time in Queenstown and visit us again soon. :) More 

California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Philip was our driver for the day and my husband and I were pleasantly surprised when he picked us up from our hotel in the 4WD and we were the only passengers. What a fun day we had in Skippers Canyon. Hearing about the history of the area, beautiful rivers, mountains, bridges and stopping for photos whenever we wanted, We... More 

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this review

Hi DJ512, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and a fantastic review! We're delighted to hear you had such an enjoyable time out to Skipper's Canyon with Phillip and we will certainly pass on your kind words. We hope you enjoy the rest of your time in Queenstown and safe travels back home. :) More 

New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We did the half-day "Skippers Canyon 4WD Adventure". We went as a group of about 13, in a caravan of 3 vehicles. We rode with the lead guide, who was a skilled driver and gave a lot of useful ecological and historical information about the canyon. (Sorry, can't remember his name, but he was originally from Brazil). The ride on... More 

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this review

Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with such an excellent and detailed review! We're delighted to hear you all had such a fantastic time out to Skipper's Canyon with us! We sincerely hope you enjoy the rest of your time in Queenstown and visit us again soon. :) More 

Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Did the morning tour with "badger" what a character, he definitely made it more interesting knew absolutely loads of interesting information a proper ringon for sure, I would recommend this tour every time.

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to provide us with a great review, we're delighted to hear you enjoyed your time with badger! We hope you enjoy the rest of your time in Queenstown and visit us again soon. :) More 

Warragul, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did an afternoon trip with Nomad Safariis & it could not have been better! Our guide & driver Jo was lovely,very informative & a very safe driver. Everything went exactly to the specified time & we Dawson's wonderful sights around Queenstown. I thoroughly recommend Nomad & especially Jo & will definitely encourage our friends & family to give them... More 

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this review

Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and such an excellent review! We greatly appreciate your kind words and will definitely pass them on to Jo. We hope you enjoy the rest of your time in our beautiful town and visit us again soon! :) More 

York, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

More of a white knuckle ride than I expected! The mountain tracks and valley ledges were places I certainly wouldn't have attempted to drive. It was bad enough just looking down!

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this review

Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and a big thank you for the 5 stars! The Skipper's Canyon road definitely lives up to the name being one of the most dangerous roads in the world although it does provide some breathtaking scenery as I'm sure you know! We hope you enjoy the... More 

Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took two half day tours today. They were both awesome, the guides were great and very informative. Each tour went to different locations. Kiwi 23 & Badger where the guides, they were so so great.

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and a massive thank you for the extra 5 stars!! We are delighted to hear you had such a fantastic time with us and hope you enjoy the rest of your time in our beautiful town! More 

Kitzbuhel, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did the afternoon tour to glenorchy with Paul - one huge movie-, nature- and of course LOTR expert. Many stops along the way in midst incredible scenery of Queenstown & Paradise. Great commentary about the movie scenes, history and nature. Just 5 people in the jeep, including Paul, made for a very easy and enjoyable half day tour!

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to provide us with an excellent review! We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your Safari with us and we will certainly pass on your kind words to Paul! We hope you enjoy the rest of your time here and visit us again soon. :) More 

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16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a glorious day out with these guys. The guide was amazing and could tell us so much about Queenstown and surrounding areas. They made sure we had the best time.

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Chelsea, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and a big thank you for the 5 stars! We hope you enjoy the rest of your time in Queenstown and visit us again soon. More 

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