We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Nomad Safaris

Features Animals
37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Share
Save
Book In Advance
Tours from Nomad Safaris tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
More Info
US$138.35*
and up
Half-Day Skippers Canyon 4WD Adventure from Queenstown
More Info
US$138.35*
and up
Wakatipu Basin Lord of the Rings 4WD Tour from Queenstown
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“gold panning” (66 reviews)
“rings tour” (66 reviews)
“skippers canyon” (99 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
LOCATION
37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Ways to Experience Nomad Safaris
from US$138.30
More Info
from US$138.30
More Info
from US$138.30
More Info
from US$195.10
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (983)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"gold panning"
in 66 reviews
"rings tour"
in 66 reviews
"skippers canyon"
in 99 reviews
"quad bikes"
in 45 reviews
"lotr tour"
in 54 reviews
"wings"
in 222 reviews
"land rover"
in 27 reviews
"wakatipu basin tour"
in 17 reviews
"off road"
in 48 reviews
"day safari"
in 11 reviews
"pan for gold"
in 22 reviews
"filming locations"
in 33 reviews
"lotr fans"
in 27 reviews
"queenstown hill"
in 38 reviews
"new zealand"
in 71 reviews
"guide chris"
in 9 reviews
"behind the scenes"
in 13 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 949 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

More

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 days ago

I did a tour of Glenorchy to see scenes from Lord of the Rings with Nomad Safaris. I enjoyed my experience, even though I'm not well versed in LOTR. I didn't have a car while I was in NZ and just wanted a way to...More

Thank London861
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 days ago

More

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

More

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago

More

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

More

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

More

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

More

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

More

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 59 hotels in Queenstown
Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa
1,618 reviews
.05 km away
The Dairy Private Hotel
973 reviews
.15 km away
The Lofts Apartments
304 reviews
.19 km away
Eichardt's Private Hotel
300 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Muskets and Moonshine
209 reviews
.08 km away
Habebes
217 reviews
.04 km away
Fergbaker
2,763 reviews
.04 km away
Mrs Ferg Gelateria
623 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ultimate Hikes
854 reviews
.04 km away
Skippers Canyon Jet
919 reviews
.07 km away
Remarkable Golf Tours
98 reviews
.02 km away
Expedition X - Packrafting New Zealand - Queenstown
100 reviews
.03 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Truong A
18 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from NomadSafarisQT | Property representative |
Hi Truong, our tours like Queenstown Lord of The Rings - Wakatipu Basin, Glenorchy Lord Of The Rings, Skippers Canyon trip are fine for 18 month kids. We provide infant seats. Quad biking, Queenstown 360, and Macetown... More
0
Votes
vivienner_13
9 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from NomadSafaris | Property representative |
Hi there, We have our Safari of the Scenes: Wakatipu Basin tour that does a few river crossings as well as other filming locations around the Queenstown area. We also have a Macetown Tour available, which is our most 4WD... More
1
Vote
Leo S
1 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from NomadSafaris | Property representative |
Hey Leo, thank you for interested in our tours. We have 3 tours - Wakatipu Basin, Glenorchy and Sippers Canyon, all run morning and afternoon, rain or shine. Morning and afternoon departures are exactly the same. Wakatipu... More
1
Vote
;