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Lord of the Rings - Journey to Edoras from Christchurch provided by Hassle Free Tours

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Lord of the Rings - Journey to Edoras from Christchurch

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Overview
Fans of the Lord of the Rings trilogy, as well as anyone who appreciates beautiful landscapes, will love this day tour from Christchurch to Mt. Sunday. The mountain 'played' Edoras in the films, and your guide will point out the spots that featured, plus show you behind-the-scenes photos of filming. It's only accessible be 4WD vehicle, making for a fun and adventurous day out.
Highlights
  • Hotel transfers from Christchurch are included
  • Pose with replica props from the films
  • Hear stories about what went into the filming of the LOTR movies
  • A picnic lunch with sparkling wine is included
Important Information
Departure Point
Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Avenue, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
Duration
9h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Picnic lunch with sparkling wine
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for child aged 4 and under
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Please wear good footwear and bring along a warm jacket
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Anthony Jay wrote a review Sep 2020
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A fantastic tour that takes you into some of the best scenery in New Zealand as well as learning about different aspects of lord of rings . Even if you are not a big fan of the movie , I would certainly recommend this experience for the beauty and wilderness .
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Kate Burgos wrote a review Sep 2020
Auckland Central, New Zealand4 contributions
This tour is the best tour I’ve ever been on and worth every cent I’ve paid (and more!). I recommend this to anyone, LOTR fan or not. The scenery was breathtaking and beyond this world; no photo can do justice. The tour was also well-run, with a very professional, thoughtful,
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Ellie C wrote a review Apr 2020
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This was one of our favourite tours on our trip in New Zealand. Maria was our fantastic tour guide, full of interesting knowledge and kept the small group of us entertained throughout, especially during our long drive from Christchurch. She looked after us well and the lunch was
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Date of experience: March 2020
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kaz51 wrote a review Mar 2020
Ottawa, Canada8 contributions
This was a great day out: a small group trip out with an informed, entertaining guide. The scenery was so spectacular that it’s a terrific experience even for those who aren’t Lord of the Rings fans! Not physically difficult, and a delicious lunch. Highly recommended!!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from HassleFreeToursNZ, Guest Relations Manager at Lord of the Rings - Journey to Edoras from Christchurch
Responded 31 Mar 2020
Kia Ora and thanks for your great review of our Lord of the Rings, Journey to Edoras tour. It is certainly a stunning area to explore and we are so pleased you could come and join us on tour. We hope you were able to capture some epic photos of your day and enjoyed the rest of your time in Canterbury. Kind regards, The Hasslefree tours team :)
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David wrote a review Mar 2020
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THe destination of this trip was epic. A must do for any Lord of the Rings fan! The trip from Chrsitchurch was a long one, keep in mind it takes the hole day, being on location is app. one and an half hour. Still the journey was never dull with our driver and guide Maria, who
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from HassleFreeToursNZ, Guest Relations Manager at Lord of the Rings - Journey to Edoras from Christchurch
Responded 31 Mar 2020
Kia Ora and thanks for taking the time to leave such a lovely review of our Lord of the Rings tour. We are so thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your day with Maria - learning about the making of the movies in this spectacular location and taking in the amazing scenery. Thank you for choosing to travel with Hassle-free Tours, we really appreciate your support and hope to welcome you back to Christchurch again another day! Kind regards, The Hasslefree tours team
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A fantastic well run your with fantastic guide
We had an amazing day with Barry in the tour. We were the only two pick ups so we had our own wee private excursion
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Robert R
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Long Wait Times
Three of us bought 2 day passes (January 28-29) in lieu of taking transit buses/taxis. Problem was that the downtow
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A beautiful sunny day to see whales
I had a great experience on this tour. I was picked up at my hotel and we headed to Kaikoura. Our guide showed us t
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Pál S
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Two routes
The driver of the red route speak to fast and wasn't so informativ, the driver of the blue route was perfect and ve
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Lovely few hours
Having arrived in Auckland, where I was staying two nights, I decided to buy the 24 hour bus combo which allowed me
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Sh0rtleg
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2 Whales, seals and albatross
Excellent day out. We were very fortunate with the weather though. Picked up from hotel on Christchurch Steve gave
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RobinP853
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Could not understand the guide.
It was interesting to see the devastation from the earthquake and views of the city...but the driver was from the U
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Absolute Joke
The only hop on hop off bus around the world I have been on and asked to get off the bus to let people on. The comp
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BernardR792
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Excellent Driver Commentary, Informative Trip
Like most of this type of trip it is a good way to see the layout of the city and learn about the history and recen
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Y1497UZanitab
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bus tour of Auckland
It was an easy way to have an overview of Auckland. It made several stops making visiting major attractions easy a
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WendysMum
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Spend a pleasant hour
We have just arrived back in our hotel after spending a very pleasant hour on this hop on hop off tour. The driver,
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joangG7391TA
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Laugh a minute bus tour.
The tour was succinct and informative, we caught up with John, the bus driver, on two legs of the tour and he was f
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m3j9d14
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Worth doing but iffy audio
We did both the Central and the Western routes on our recent trip to Auckland. As it was a very hot day, we sat in
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Great Option for Auckland First-timers
The Hop On Hop Off bus gives you a best glimpse of what Auckland has to offer especially if you're a newbie in the
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MJ129954
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Great drivers, great experience
I went on this tour 22 Feb 2020, and had Kris as the driver on the Central tour and Steve for the Discovery tour. B
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  • Duration: 9h
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