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Nomad Safaris

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37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6699
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US$136.42*
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Glenorchy Movie Locations Tour: The Lord of the Rings
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US$111.93*
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Half-Day Routeburn Track Guided Walk from Queenstown
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Wakatipu Basin Lord of the Rings 4WD Tour from Queenstown
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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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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
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“gold panning” (64 reviews)
“rings tour” (62 reviews)
“skippers canyon” (94 reviews)
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37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Guide Ruth was great talkative and informative. Very knowledgeable on many subjects including Lord of the RingsMore

Thank mark S
NomadSafaris, Sales Consultant at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mark, Thank you very much for taking some time to write us a review. We really appreciate it. We are glad that you enjoyed our tour and we hope you have a safe journey back home. We will pass your praises on to Ruth....More

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing tour! My wife and I decided to honeymoon in NZ, starting in Queenstown. The first day into our trip and it was already worth it. I would recommend both the Glenorchy and Wakatipu tours to solidify a complete scenic NZ and Lord of the...More

Thank Maxx C
NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Maxx for taking the time to leave us such a great review. We're so pleased that you enjoyed our tour and had a great first day of your honeymoon with us. We will pass on your good words to Ruth, and we hope...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Today we went on a two hour adventure with Daryl Gunn along and in the Arrow river, with a great refreshment break and gold panning. Onward up the Skipper's Pass and into the Canyon before joining Shotover Jets. This was a fantastic experience and a...More

Thank Philip B
NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Hello All, thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review for us. We're so pleased that you enjoyed everything that our tour has to offer. We will pass of your feedback back to Darryl, and hope to see you again if...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

After doing the helicopter and jet boat tours, this tour had big shoes to fill. I was expecting major off-road, thrill and adventure running over water, mud and crazy slopes. It was pretty tame. And since we chose the skipper's canyon, it just was not...More

Thank Hannah L
NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Hello Hannah. Thank you for taking the time to leave a response. We're pleased you had a great time with Santiago and will pass on your comments to him. We're disappointed that you did not enjoy our tour as much as our other 5* reviewers....More

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NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Fantastic morning trip starting with the helicopter ride over the mountains & skippers canyon. We landed in two places along the way allowing us to get out and fully take in the breathtaking scenery. Stopping at the glacier was pretty special, not only did we...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I had a awesome tour to Skippers Canyon with Nomad Safaris. Great guides, very knowledgeable and entertaining. Spectacular views. Highly recommend!

Thank A H
NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Hi A H. Thanks for your lovely review. We're glad you had a great time and recommend us. Thanks again and we look forward to seeing you soon : )

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vivienner_13
9 March 2017|
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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
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Leo S
1 December 2016|
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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
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Forfor
12 October 2015|
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Response from NomadSafarisQT | Property representative |
Hi, The quad bikes are easy to ride, but we do not take riders under the age of 16. Fitness level is not an issue at all. Look forward to seeing you!
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