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Paradise Safari

#93 of 142 Outdoor Activities in Queenstown Features Animals
37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 9708
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The Anduin River

So i actually went in July of 2015 and I did not get all my reviews for this vacation entered... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mary K
via mobile
Lord of the rings

Even on a cold and windy at times day this was a great activity. Although I am not a lord of the... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Jo H
Leicester, United Kingdom
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Paradise Safari is a half or full day 4WD safari featuring stunning locations from 'The Lord of The Rings' trilogy and the many other movies filmed in and around Lake Wakatipu, Glenorchy and the Paradise Valley. Our guides will make you feel like you were there. Not a movie fan? The scenery will astound you. Enjoy short walks, snow capped mountains, lakes, native flora and fauna, entertaining commentary and a stop in rural Glenorchy for a complimentary drink. On the full day trip enjoy a delicious lunch at a local vineyard and choose your own afternoon adventure with options to see more nature and scenery or filming locations. The half day tour leaves at 8am or 1:30pm (4.5hr duration) and the full day leaves at 8am (8hrs) every day.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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37 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 9708
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So i actually went in July of 2015 and I did not get all my reviews for this vacation entered. Went to New Zealand specifically for LotR and The Hobbit. His was the most beautiful tour of the region. Got to see some great filming...More

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Even on a cold and windy at times day this was a great activity. Although I am not a lord of the rings mega fan it was fun to match the locations with the movie. Slightly disappointed that we did not get chance to look...More

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Our daughter booked a full day safari on the day before Christmas for three of us. It was a beautiful sunny day, no clouds around to spoil our views. We had a private vehicle to ourselves. Matt, our guide and driver was outstanding. I rate...More

Thank Lady_Tubs
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We booked the 1/2 day LOTR tour for Christmas Eve and it was one of our favourite experiences in Queenstown! Hamish our tour guide was THE BEST! Being a younger couple it was great to have a tour guide the same age that was very...More

Thank bgbh2016
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took the full day paradise safari tour and we had a very nice experience. A tad expensive, but totally worth it. 1. Our tour guide Santiago, amazing local knowledge, very friendly and punctual. Santiago was courteous, professional and covered wide range...More

Thank Ashwin A
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This was just a great day out. Jenni our guide was great fun and very knowledgeable about Lord of the Rings and the other movies shot on locations. I was the only one who was a big LOTR fan on the tour so she was...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 3 April 2016

I am so, so glad we got Chris as a tour guide, as he really made the experience for me. The tour itself was pretty interesting and it was very cool to be able to go to exact spots the movie was filmed, see Peter...More

Thank rmcqueen795
Reviewed 28 January 2016

If you are a big fan of the movie, this may be worth it. Our guide was very knowledgable of the movie, the area and friendly. However, there isn't much to this tour. You visit three sites that are all accessible by public road and...More

Thank Bob3001
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Was picked up exactly on time from my hotel by a friendly and knowledgeable driver/guide. were taken to all the Lord of the rings film locations, given a picnic tea then lunch. Had a whale of a time all day, never felt hurried and guide...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Awesome! Awesome! Awesome! The scenery was amazing. Graham the tour guide was great and knowledgable. A must do for anyone!

Thank Mary K
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