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No visit to Queenstown is complete without a trip to the picturesque Glenorchy, located about 50 minutes away at the head of lake Wakatipu. Start the tour off with pick up from Central Queenstown and travel in style to Glenorchy in our luxury Mercedes Sprinter vans on one of the World’s top 10 most scenic roads.
Glenorchy is nestled on the northern shores of Lake Wakatipu and is the home to what many say is New Zealand’s best hidden scenery and not to mention Middle?earth magic.This rustic town is a true outdoor enthusiast’s paradise, set against a background of native beech forest and towering mountain ranges, Glenorchy’s surrounds are nothing short of awe-inspiring

Whether you’re a Lord of the Rings fan or just want to see the absolutely amazing scenery Glenorchy has to offer, this tour is not to be missed.

On your tour, visit numerous scenic locations and learn about Glenorchy and it’s Maori history. Included in this tour is time in the quaint township of Glenorchy to check out the local sites, wharf, shops and hidden local gems. After that you will continue on to beautiful Paradise, stunning Diamond Lake and stop off at a stunning bush location where Lord of The Rings was filmed. Why not pose as a Lord of the Rings character while you’re there!

On this entertaining and informative half day tour you will travel in complete luxury in our brand new Mercedes vans. They offer unparalleled comfort and are fully equipped with all the mod cons you could possibly need, including the latest Wherewolf Ipad technology and our unique on board videos. Just sit back, relax and enjoy the stunning scenery and secret spots our local local guides will show you.


1 day

    • Legendary guide
    • Take home a piece of NZ - complimentary Pounamu
    • Bottled water onboard
    • Free wifi
    • Drop down screens and ipads full of information and entertainment
  • Day 1 : What to expect:
    -Stops including, Paradise, Diamond Lake and Lord of the Rings film locations -Morning or afternoon tea provided - with famous Kiwi treats -Complimentary Pounamu given to each guest to take home -Photo opportunities to ensure each guest gets the full Glenorchy & Paradise experience
    Meals :None

  • 7 days a week

    Departure is 9 a.m. & 2 p.m. from Central Queenstown

    Depart from outside The Station Info Centre on the corner of Camp and Shotover Streets

    Please ensure customers are ready and waiting 10 minutes prior to pick up time to ensure we are on time for our first location

    Tour returns about 4 hours later



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Organised by Altitude Tours Ltd

Activity ID: W-27784

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