Experience Middle‑earth™ for yourself. Explore the locations used in the filming of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy.
Walk in the footsteps of a Hobbit, hike across mountain ranges to Mordor, jump off a bridge overlooking the Pillars of The Argonath, or sit back and savour the rich wine of the lands like a Woodland Elf. Create your own journey in New Zealand - Home of Middle‑earth™, where fantasy is reality.
For your own Middle‑earth™ adventure, daily tours are available to visit the original Hobbiton Movie Set from The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy and The Hobbit films.
Get up close to the artistry behind 20 years of filmmaking creativity and practical effects with the Weta Cave Workshop Tour. Discover the people, processes and props that make imaginary worlds a reality.
This tour is a must-do for 'Lord of the Rings' fans visiting New Zealand! Journey to middle earth and visit the stunning alpine location of 'Edoras', the capital city of the Rohan people, from the movie trilogy. This is an experience of a life-time!
Abseil(Rappel) 100m abseil into amazing Lost World Cave followed by exploration through massive cave vaults. See glowworms & many grand cave formations.
Aerial Film Company for the trilogy Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, Narnia, King Kong and Wolverine. Fly with the company that worked with Peter Jackson and crew on the movies and not only worked on the movies but can share the behind the scenes!
An exclusive helicopter flight & hiking tour over The Lord of the Rings Trilogy country. Fly the "Eagles" path and follow the very footsteps of the "Dwarves and Bilbo" through Middle‑earth™ as seen in The Hobbit Trilogy! Your own "Unexpected Journey".
Established over 30 years ago, Helicopters Nelson has evolved into a well-known and respected aviation company. We specialise in creating luxury, tailored and unique helicopter tours in and around the Top of the South Island.