Nomad Safaris 4WD Tours

A unique and fun way to visit some of the locations where filming of the Lord of the Rings trilogy took place.  Tours are approximately 4 hours and begin 8.15-8.30am and 1.30p.m

  • Option A takes you to the Wakatipu Basin where you can enjoy spectacular views and try your hand at gold panning.
  • Option B takes you to Paradise (Glenorchy).  This is the location for many movies at the Head of the Lake.  It is a gentle scenic tour with amazing photo opportunities.
  • Refreshments are provided on both tours.

Description & Highlights

A unique and fun way to visit some of the locations where filming of the Lord of the Rings trilogy took place.  Tours are approximately 4 hours and begin 8.15-8.30am and 1.30p.m

  • Option A takes you to the Wakatipu Basin where you can enjoy spectacular views and try your hand at gold panning.
  • Option B takes you to Paradise (Glenorchy).  This is the location for many movies at the Head of the Lake.  It is a gentle scenic tour with amazing photo opportunities.
  • Refreshments are provided on both tours.

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