Hobbit & LOTR Tours
Flat Earth NZ Experiences is Wellington’s premium luxury day tour specialist. Tours showcase Wellington’s unique art, culture and natural beauty.
Tour groups are small and friendly with flexible itineraries and professional hosts. Half Day, Full Day or Private and multi-day tours are available.
Everything is covered - pick-up and drop-off at your hotel or the airport, arrange the itinerary, and transport you in air-conditioned luxury.
Middle Earth & Weta Workshops Tour
The first half of the tour takes in Wellington city and Mt Victoria film sites and the second half centres on Weta Workshops 'Wellywood' home of the New Zealand film industry. This is a unique guided tour of the physical prop-making & make-up side of the Weta Studios. Then we see a short film about the Digital side of the productions.
Departs 8:30 or 1:30pm | Duration 4 hours
Middle Earth Film Locations
An in-depth tour of Wellington Hobbit and LOTR film locations.
Departs 9am or 1:30pm | Duration 4 hours
Full Day Middle Earth Tour
An in-depth tour of Wellington Hobbit and LOTR film locations plus a tour of Weta Workshops.
Departs 9am | Duration 8 hours
Deluxe Middle Earth Tour
Extending the Full Day Middle-earth Filming Locations tour with the exhilaration of a helicopter trip over the amazing Putangirua Pinnacles, the limestone formations that formed the Dimholt Road, where Aragorn met the army of the dead. Your flight will also include a dramatic aerial view of the remaining film locations that you visit on land later in the day.
This tour has the same inclusions as the Full Day Middle Earth Tour, but is run exclusively as a private tour.
Departs 8:30am | Duration 9 hours
Price: $95 to $1,350
includes entry fees and refreshments
Accommodation, city or airport pick-up.
GROUP SIZE Small group or private tour
CHILD POLICY Contact operator
CANCELLATION Contact operator
SEASON Open year round