Whether you’re a Lord of the Rings fan or just want to see the incredible scenery Glenorchy has to offer, this tour is not to be missed. With a perfect combination of picturesque stops, local and Maori history and morning or afternoon tea there is no better way to explore Glenorchy and Paradise.
Meet your guide in Queenstown and jump aboard a luxurious Mercedes van for a relaxing 45 minute drive along the beautiful shores of Lake Wakatipu. You will travel from Queenstown to Glenorchy in comfort, with a few scenic stops along the way.
Arriving in Glenorchy you will be wowed by the surrounding mountain ranges and luscious native beech forests which provide the backdrop to the township. Your guide will provide you with fascinating information about local and Maori history throughout.
From there you will head to Paradise/Diamond Lake to explore even more amazing scenery, so please don't forget your camera!
There is also a stop of a beautiful bush location used during the filming of the Lord of the Rings movies.
A delicious Kiwi morning or afternoon tea is included.
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to their policy.
Please dress appropriate for the weather so that you can enjoy the stops on the tour. Sunglasses, sunscreen, insect repellent, hats, gloves and scarves may also be useful depending on the time of year you are visiting.
This experience departs Queenstown and explores Glenorchy and Paradise, 45 minutes from Queenstown.