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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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Glenorchy Movie Locations Tour: The Lord of the Rings
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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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37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

I had an amazing time on the Nomads Safari Quad Tour. Beeing a fist timer on the quads this tour gave me the perfect way of exploring the world of quadbiking, while experiencing the lovley nature around queenstown. Beeing matched up in groups of similar...More

Thank Tim D
NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Hi Tim, 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 quad safari, Queenstown Hill certainly offers some breathtaking views! We sincerely appreciate your kind words...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We were lucky to have a beautiful Winter's day when we went on the Lord of the Rings tour to Glenorchy. The scenery was breathtaking, and our guide Badger gave us a wealth of information about the movies that were shot in the area. It...More

Thank Yvonne B
NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Hi Yvonne, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with a fantastic review and a big thank you for the 5 stars! We're delighted to hear you had such an enjoyable time on our Safari of the Scenes: Glenorchy tour with Badger, he...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Glenorchy: Lord of the Rings tour was an awesome tour that takes you to some of the sites of filming with an enthusiastically and knowledgeable guide while also seeing some beautiful sites. While not really the tours fault, you can't actually get to the exact...More

Thank BeyondLost
NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and an awesome review! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your time on our Safari of the Scenes: Glenorchy tour, it certainly is one for the diehard fans! We hope you...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

What an amazing my family had on this brilliant trip. Justin our guide was so informative and couldn't recommend him enough. We had the best afternoon and would definitely be back again to do it next time we are down in Queenstown.More

Thank Nikki H
NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Hi Nikki, thank you 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 with us and we will certainly pass your kind words on to Justin. We sincerely appreciate your...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure of doing my first ever Quad Bike riding experience at Nonad Safaries. Professionally lead by Matt and his team, Simon and Rohan, I never felt unsafe on a powerful vehicle. They were cautious in their training and the ride to the peak...More

Thank benefam99
NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

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 quad safari, we will certainly pass your kind words on to Matt, Simon and Rohan. We hope...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Just had one of the best experiences Quad biking for the first time. It was so exhilarating and really exciting. Our guide Matt made the experience one of a kind, not just leading the way, but taking awesome photos and giving us some history of...More

Thank Juliet1001
NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Hi Juliet, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and an awesome review! We're thrilled to hear you had such an enjoyable time on our Quad Safari! We sincerely appreciate your kind words and will certainly pass them on to...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

A friend of mine and I traveled to NZ for a week. We took part in the Nomad Safaris ATV tour of Queenstown Hill. It was fun, safe and provided excellent views. Our tour guide, Matt, did an excellent job of staying safe but showing...More

Thank rbtw60
NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and a fantastic review! We're delighted to hear you enjoyed our Quad Safari, we will certainly pass your kind words on to Matt. We hope you enjoy the rest of your time in...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We did the quad bike tour today up Queenstown hill with Lewis and Hamish as our guides. Got suited up and we were briefed then did a couple of practice runs to get the feel for it. The guys were very accommodating and I never...More

Thank Kye H
NomadSafaris, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Hello Kye, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and for rating us 5 stars! We're so pleased that you enjoyed your trip with us and we will pass on your rating to Lewis and Hamish. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

We really enjoyed this trip. It took us into the amazing high country. So rugged and different from the populated areas in Queenstown. A real insight to how hard life was for the early settlers and their resourcefulness. Our driver/guide Santiago had a good knowledge...More

Thank chrislynettebailey
NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Hi there, 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...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

One of the most amazing experiences! We quad biked all the way up the mountain and the views were absolutely breathtaking! We had stopped a few times to enjoy the scenery and thanks to our amazing tour guide Chris we got some fantastic photos. Once...More

Thank leizzlly101
NomadSafarisQT, Front Office Manager at Nomad Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and an awesome review! We're thrilled to hear you had such an enjoyable time on our quad safari, the top of Queenstown Hill certainly offers amazing 360 views like no other!...More

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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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