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.
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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.
- 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
- GST (Goods and Services Tax)
Returns to original departure point
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