A Full Day of the Lord of the Rings
Enjoy comfortable transportation provided by a professional guide as you visit several film locations from the famous Lord of the Rings movies. Fans of the series will fall in love with this Wellington shore excursion, placing you right in the middle of the fantasy world.
Your professional guide picks you up from port and your journey begins. After admiring the view from the top of Mt. Victoria, head to the "Outer Shire" for the first memorable destination: Hobbit's hideaway. Enjoy your surroundings here before moving on to Weta Cave in Miramar, where a fascinating museum will impress; watch a short documentary detailing the film-making tactics used by Peter Jackson and his remarkable team. Continue your adventure with a "Window into the Workshop" exhibition, showcasing film props and weaponry presented by the artists themselves as they explain how the artifacts were created.
Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant (included), then head north into Hutt Valley, navigating along River Anduin. Take in the gorgeous sights of Helms Deep before stopping at the breathtaking Gardens of Isengard. The final stops on this amazing journey are Rivendell and the Legolas Tree. You will be returned to port after the tour's completion.
Book this incredible Wellington shore excursion today for a memorable inside look at the famous settings from the films.
Not only was this a full day of touring the Lord of the Rings (LOR) filming sights, but it was a custom private tour. There was ample time to see all the sights and the tour operator was willing to guide us to any other spots we wanted in Wellington. Lunch, snacks and water were included.