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Hassle Free Tours

Rolleston Avenue | outside Canterbury Museum,, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-385 5775
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US$51.31*
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Christchurch Sightseeing Tour by Classic Double-Decker Bus
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Lord of the Rings - Journey to Edoras from Christchurch
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US$234.24*
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Full-Day Kaikoura Tour from Christchurch
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Offering tours of Christchurch and Canterbury, Hassle-free Tours is one of the region's best ways to see the New Zealand tourist attractions that draw visitors from around the world. Between discovering Christchurch in a restored double-decker bus to speeding through the Waimak Gorge in a jet boat, there are options to suit everyone’s interests.A favourite among visitors to New Zealand is the unique Lord of the Rings Tour, which ventures into the Canterbury high country for an exciting 4WD ride to the filming location of Edoras, the capital city for the Rohan people in the film trilogy.
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  • Average4%
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“wings” (116 reviews)
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Rolleston Avenue | outside Canterbury Museum,, Christchurch, New Zealand
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+64 3-385 5775
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The team at Hassle Free were very friendly and accommodating throughout the day, we enjoyed ourselves even though the whale watching boat tour was cancelled (due to weather conditions) We were offered an alternative light plane tour with Wings over Whales but again the the...More

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Seeing Edoras was one the main reasons I wanted to visit New Zealand. This tour seemed like one of the best ways to see it and it turned out to be excellent. We were picked up at our hotel by our guide Steve Williams. Steve...More

Thank SB9308
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hammond was a perfect guide on an imperfect weather day. The rain and clouds meant we did not have crystal views of the surrounding peaks, but it didn't matter. The drive out to the tussock landscape and braided rivers was spectacular, and our guide (Hammond,...More

1  Thank DMLA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Michael and Gaike did a splendid job as our guides for our Edoras trip. The journey was well planned out with breaks and stops along the way. They shared bits of information about the towns, peaks, and lakes as well as movie trivia and videos....More

Thank Shadowfax_Clan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had Michael and Gaike as our guides. The trip was a long one but beautiful. The guides were awesome and had a good deal of knowledge. We had to ford several rivers and their beast of a vehicle handled them well. Arriving at the...More

Thank murlynd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This 4WD tour was very informative for the locations of the movies. The trek to the summit of Edoras was a bit tough going, but well worth it. The views are awe inspiring and really made you feel like Eowyn looking out onto the plains...More

1  Thank Deluwiel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most amazing tours I have ever done! The escenery was amazing, and although it was snowing (The first time I've ever been snowed on) the bus was warm and snuggly. Our guide was good, full of little tit bits of...More

Thank Jaysoncvl
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent trip! Even when not a particular Lord of The Rings fan like myself, Knowledgable friendly tour guide (Heiker - apologies if spelling incorrect). Scenery incredibly stunning enhanced by a snow cover. Unforgettable.More

1  Thank Kathleen B
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your journey with Gaike and agree that the scenery is simply 'stunning'! We warmly welcome Lord of the Rings fans, or those who just...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

When I booked this trip, I gulped a bit at the price - at 259 NZ dollars each, even with a promotion, this was the priciest activity we took this trip. Was it worth it though? Yes, absolutely. The joy on my teenage brother's face...More

1  Thank Rachel F
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Ora Rachel and thank you for your honest review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your journey with Gaike and are so glad you, and your brother, had a truly memorable experience! We warmly welcome Lord of...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This was great, we wish we did it when we first got into Christchurch. It was an excellent way to see the city, the driver was very entertaining and told us so much that we just wouldn't have found out walking around ourselves. We didn't...More

Thank Drh070
HassleFreeToursNZ, Public Relations Manager at Hassle Free Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Ora and thank you for your honest review of our City Highlights tour. We are delighted that you enjoyed exploring Christchurch with us and hope you managed to capture some spectacular photos of our beautiful city. Once again we apologise for being unable to...More

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jackiemahood
3 January 2017|
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Response from HassleFreeToursNZ | Property representative |
Kia Ora, thank you for your query. We are pleased to confirm that Kaikoura is recovering well from the recent earthquakes and the Inland Scenic Road, and State Highway One, are both open allowing access from Christchurch to... More
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