Know someone who’s obsessed with Lord of the Rings? Help them live out their dreams of exploring Middle-earth with these RedBalloon experiences.
Hobbiton movie set guided tour
First stop, Hobbiton! Spend the day enjoying a fully guided tour of the movie set. Take a stroll to Bag End, The Green Dragon Inn and The Mill. This is a must-see experience for all Lord of the Rings fans!
Lord of the Rings 4WD safari tour to Wakatipu Basin
On this tour you’ll head off road to visit some of the stunning panoramic regions that were used as Lord of the Rings shooting locations.
Lord of the Rings half day tour
Get ready to explore the sites of the “Outer Shire”. You’ll also discover the inner secrets and workings of the Weta empire, including a viewing of the “Window into the Workshop” exhibition.
Lord of the Rings scenic helicopter flight
There’s no better way to explore the sights of New Zealand than via helicopter. You’ll visit the three Lord of the Rings filming locations of Dimrill Dale, South of Rivendell and Chetwood Forest with in-flight commentary from your pilot.
Whitewater rafting on the Kawarau River
It’s time to get adventurous! This is a fun rafting experience for all abilities and you can take in the stunning scenery made famous by the movies along the way.
Fiordland jet boat and guided walk
If white water rafting is a little too far out of your comfort zone, sign up for a jet boat tour to experience the unspoilt beauty of the Fiordland National Park. The tour includes a guided walk along the Kepler Track, you’ll spot plenty of Lord of the Rings locations in this incredible World Heritage Area.