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Nomad Safaris

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37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Glenorchy Movie Locations Tour: The Lord of the Rings
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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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37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Quad biking with Nomad Safari's has definitely one of my favourite days in Queenstown so far! When you first arrive you're given a pep talk, requested to sign your life away and taken on a practice track. To be honest I was pretty nervous and...More

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NomadSafaris, Frontline Sales at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Hello there! Absolutely delighted you enjoyed your Quads tour with us! So happy to hear you had a great day with our awesome guides & enjoyed the beautiful scenery Queenstown has to offer. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback,...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Very well spent half-day with fantastics scenery, interesting stories about the area and the LOTR filmings, with a very entertaining guide Ross. We enjoyed every minute.

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NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Hi 222leenae, thank you for taking your time to write comments about our tours. We are so glad that you enjoyed LOTR stunning views and commentary from Ross. We will pass on your words to Ross and hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I went on the Skipper’s Canyon trip, and it was excellent. Getting a tour to take you down this track is a must if you’re not 100% confident in your 4wd ability as the road is very nerve racking. Our guide, Graham, was very knowledgeable...More

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NomadSafaris, Front Line Sales at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Hello! 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 on our Skippers Canyon tour. This tour is certainly designed to show customers the hidden beauty of Queenstown...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

They are amazing,efficient,fun loving and have pretty good idea about the place and its history.We had 4 and half hours of thrill and fun including jungle picnic thrown in between.Not to be missed.

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NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Hi sandipkumarbanerjee, thank you for taking time to leave your reviews. We are glad that you had a good time with us. Hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

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Truong A
18 April 2018|
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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
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vivienner_13
9 March 2017|
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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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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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