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Middle-Earth Queenstown Helicopter Tour

Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters

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Dive into the history of our filming of the Lord of the Rings movie and subsequently The Hobbit. Some of our pilots were involved in the actual shoot. A must-do for fans of the books and movies.

What You'll Get

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Pass By: Glenorchy, Glenorchy, Otago Region, South Island

This small settlement at the point where the Rees and Dart Rivers enter into Lake Whakatipu. It is the gateway to Paradise.

Pass By: Queenstown, Queenstown, Otago Region, South Island

Fly over Queenstown and amazing Lake Whakatipu.

Pass By: Historic Skippers School, Skippers Road, Queenstown 9371 New Zealand

During the gold rush of the late 1800's Skippers was a flourishing settlement complete with its own school. Fly over this rugged area where some of the filming was completed.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
  • Headsets
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)

45 minutes

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
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The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

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The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.