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Wellington's Half Day Lord of the Rings Tour (including Weta Tour)

Wellington Rover Tours Ltd

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Highlights

Follow in the footsteps of Bilbo, Frodo and Gandalf on a half-day ‘Lord of the Rings’ tour from Wellington. See where Middle-earth was created in New Zealand’s beautiful countryside on this Wellington ‘Lord of the Rings’ tour, and discover why the scenic region was chosen to film the famous ‘Lord of the Rings’ and ‘Hobbit’ movies. Visit movie director Peter Jackson’s Wellington production base, Weta Studios, to see where LOTR and Hobbit production was completed, and go behind the scenes on this unique Wellington half-day tour.

What You'll Get

Itinerary
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Stop At: Mount Victoria, Alexandra Lookout Rd, Wellington 6001 New Zealand

Your guide will provide information about the Wellington region from the best viewpoint in the City

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Weta Workshop, 1 Weka Street Miramar, Wellington 6022 New Zealand

You will watch a behind the scenes documentary which talking details the history of Weta Company (25min)

You will then go on the Weta Workshop tour (45-60min)

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Mount Victoria, Alexandra Lookout Rd, Wellington 6001 New Zealand

You will make your way to one of the Wellington City film locations and make a short descent into a unique pine forest where Peter Jackson began the filming of his epic trilogy. You see such scenes as the “Dunharrow Encampment,” “Shortcut to Mushrooms,” “Race to the Buckleberry Ferry,” and the iconic “Get off the Road” scene, where the Hobbits hid from the Black Riders.

Duration: 45 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from selected hotels and cruise terminal
  • Local and professional guide
  • Souvenir map
  • Native forest walk
  • Weta Studios workshop exhibition tour
  • Entry/Admission - Weta Workshop


Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities


Duration
4 hours

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
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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.

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