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From Christchurch: Full-Day Lord of the Rings Tour to Edoras

Product ID: 91725
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Discover Middle-earth and visit the spectacular Alpine location of Edoras from the Lord of the Rings trilogy on a full-day tour through the scenic landscapes of Mount Potts in the upper reaches of the Rangitata Valley.
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Duration 1 day
Starting time 9:00 AM
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  • Visit Middle-earth from the Lord of the Rings trilogy
  • See movie locations, including the backdrop to Helms Deep and the Misty Mountains
  • View exclusive behind the scenes photos of the construction of Edoras
  • Take photos of replica swords and flags from the films
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Depart Christchurch and travel to the remote backcountry region of Mount Potts by 6WD vehicle. Discover first-hand how the peaceful mountain location was transformed into Edoras, the capital of the Rohan people in the Lord of the Rings trilogy.

Get back to nature and soak up the unspoiled beauty as you encounter lakes of sparkling water and rivers that glisten blue. Breathe in the crisp mountain air, and take a short guided walk to stand on the mountain summit for exceptional views.

Get the chance to take souvenir photos of movie prop swords and flags, and listen to an informative commentary from your guide along the way.
  • Picnic lunch, including a delicious sandwich, sweet treat and juice, and water or a glass of sparkling wine

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Meeting point

Meet outside the Canterbury Museum on Rolleston Avenue, Christchurch.

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What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Jacket
Know before you go
• Please wear a warm jacket and sensible footwear

From US$ 212.82 per person

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Product ID: 91725