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Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours

Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1079
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Crisp viewing! Beautiful reflections!

We ended up choosing this LOTR tour over the others and we were not disappointed! The props and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rapture373
Wonderful Tour with Breathtaking Scenery

We had Andrew as our guide. I did a lot of research into which LOTR tour to go with and Pure... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Amisha W
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Travel along N.Z's most scenic highway and view some of the most world's most spectacular scenery. Visit Lord of the Rings Locations and take a journey with us deep into Middle Earth, encounter Isengard, Amon Hen, Lothlorien Forest and Ithilien! Also visit a location from the recently filmed The Hobbit. Stories and secrets will be shared by guides who have great insight into the filming. Take in the diverse landscape of ancient beech forest, braided rivers, glacier carved valleys and towering snow capped peaks. Explore Mt Aspiring World Heritage Parks unique flora and fauna. Encounter birdlife and animals. Leave with magic memories and the most amazing photo's. - Small personalised groups - Complimentary delicious picnic - Free photo C.D - Locally owned & operated family business - Comfortable 4WD mini-vans - Departs Queenstown 8:00am & 1:45pm - Duration 4 - 4 1/4 hours - Qualmark Endorsed - DOC Concessionaire - TIANZ Member
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Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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+64 3-441 1079

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We ended up choosing this LOTR tour over the others and we were not disappointed! The props and costumes were such a blast! Then the little break in the middle of the trip with sandwiches, hot and cold drinks, and homemade sweets were a great...More

Thank Rapture373
PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write this praising review. Sounds like you had a stunning day with beautiful reflections. Thanks for coming out with us! Trina

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had Andrew as our guide. I did a lot of research into which LOTR tour to go with and Pure Glenorchy was recommended to me by several people. They lived up to and far surpassed my expectations! Andrew was a wonderful guide; full of...More

Thank Amisha W
PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Amisha, Thank you for your wonderful review. Andrew said it was a real pleasure to take you out on tour and also thanks you for your kind words. Trina

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so glad we took this tour, what an incredible adventure! It was amazing seeing all the LoTR sights and just the beautiful scenery around Queenstown. Our tour guide Kim was fantastic, really knowledgeable on LoTR and the history of the area, and just...More

Thank emmadawes
PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Emma, Thank you for taking the time to write this amazing review. Kim is chuffed with your high praises and enjoyed taking your family out. Thanks again Trina

Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled to Queenstown at the end of July, in winter. We'd seen few companies that offered LOTR tours by the Internet, and we finally decided that one because of the comments and a youtube video, and it was a success. We booked a tour...More

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PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Ana, Thank you for this excellent review. We are delighted that you choose us and enjoyed Andrew knowledge and inside stories. Thanks for coming out with us! Trina.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I took this tour while we were in Queenstown and I'm SO happy did! I am a huge LOTR fan and it was incredible getting to see all of the locations and here fun stories about the filming process. Mark was so...More

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PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Thank you for your Incredible review. Mark really enjoyed taking you both out and is chuffed with your kind words. We are so delighted to hear it was a favorite adventure in New Zealand and would love to see again, maybe as a guide...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

one of my favourite and best value activities from Queenstown, which takes you into some of the most breathtaking and stunning scenery in New Zealand. Obviously, this is not just for Lord of the Rings fans, but fascinating nonetheless! :)

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PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Dave, Thank you for your praising review. Its wonderful to hear you found us to be great value and enjoyed the stunning scenery. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday. :-) Thanks Trina

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and myself just finished this tour with Kim. I don't think I can say enough positive things about this tour. It was incredible. Kim had incredible knowledge, was very friendly, and had a perfect trip planned for us. This company thinks about all...More

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PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write this incredible review. We are delighted to hear you had a tour of a lifetime out with Kim. She's really chuffed with your high praises and enjoyed taking you out. Thanks again for coming out with...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the scenic drive to paradise. The tour locations are good, they correspond exactly with the movie. We enjoyed the little picnic that they provide at isenguard. Overall an unforgettable experience. Stunning scenery !

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PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi, Thank you for your amazing review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed everything on the tour and hope you also come away with some stunning photos. Thanks for coming out with us. Trina

Reviewed 1 June 2017

If you are a LOTR fan, this tour is a must-do when visiting Queenstown. Pure Glenorchy brings you to some of the most beautiful scenic areas that were featured in the trilogy. I loved hearing the different filmaking stories and fun facts about the cast....More

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PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi Don, Thanks so much for you must do review. Kim really enjoyed taking you out to see the beauty of the LOTR locations and we is chuffed with your kind words. Thanks again Trina

Reviewed 27 May 2017

It's a tour not only about the famous scenery but also to know the history of this region and the stories behind the scene. The guiding make me want to watch Peter Jackson's great works again, to feel his love and passion of this country,...More

Thank Mei H
PureGlenorchy, Owner at Pure Glenorchy Scenic Lord of the Rings Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi Mei, Thank you for taking the time to write praising review. We are so glad you had a great time and you were re-sparked to watch Peter Jacksons LOTR films again. Thanks again Trina

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Christian Y
21 September 2016|
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Response from PureGlenorchy | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your inquiry. Yes, the ride will be safe for your 8 month old. We take all ages on the tour. You would all be in one vehicle. Yes, we pick up and drop off at all central accommodation. Thanks again... More
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Cassandra A
15 August 2016|
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Response from PureGlenorchy | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your question. We leave at 8 am or 1 :45pm and tour is around 4 1/4 hours so you arrive back around 12:15pm or 6pm.
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Judy B
24 March 2016|
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Hi, Thank you for your question. Yes the cost is $170 per adult and $90 for children (0-14yrs). Thanks again Trina
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