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Nomads Safaris: Safari of the Scenes Wakatipu Basin
Duration: 4 hours
Group Size: 2 to 100+
Transport: 4WD Land Rover Defender
Activity: 4WD sightseeing tour
Encounter Lord of The Rings filming locations including: Misty Mountains, Pillars of the Kings and Ford of Bruinen.
Experience real off road driving with exciting river crossings.
Explore gold mining history and try your hand at gold panning.
Full commentary and plenty of photo opportunities.
- Day 1 : Wakatipu BasinAn adventure safari packed with breathtaking scenery, thrilling 4WD action whilst discovering LOTR filming locations. Visit the filming locations of Minas Tirith, Misty Mountains, the Pillars of the Kings (Argonath), Gladden Fields, the Ford of Bruinen and more. Travel an historic gold mining road, following the Arrow River, stop for a refreshing morning or afternoon tea and the opportunity to try your hand at gold panning. Take in the spectacular panoramic views over the Wakatipu Basin.Meals :None
Departs: Queenstown 8:315am & 1:30pm
Pick up: Central Queenstown accommodations / Information center
- Includes morning or afternoon tea
- Includes accommodation pick up and drop off