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Wellington Lord of the Rings City Tour with Small Group provided by Leisure Tours

Wellington Lord of the Rings City Tour with Small Group

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Follow the safety guidelines as issued by the New Zealand Government and maintain good hygiene and social distancing measures. Do not travel if you are experiencing cold or flu symptoms. If the city in which you are departing from is in alert level two, then please wear a facemask for all transport.
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Updated 28/09/20
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Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Entry/Admission - Weta Workshop
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Small group limited to 9 people
  • Regular departures are at 8.15am, however if your cruise arrives later there may be an afternoon departure at 1.15pm. For those arriving later, your pickup time will be confirmed at time of booking.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travellers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
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Debbie S wrote a review Mar 2020
Phoenix, Arizona2 contributions
Quite incredible! Our tour guide taught us a lot! Went to scenes where the movies were shot and the Weta Wow workshop so worth it! TLC from our tour guide, Phil!
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Response from Canterburyleisure, Digital Marketing Manager at Wellington Lord of the Rings City Tour with Small Group
Responded 18 Mar 2020
Thanks for the great review of your Lord of the Rings City Tour and high praise to your tour guide, Phil, who I'll be sure to pass on your kind words to! I hope you get to return to Wellington someday soon!
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The_fotobug wrote a review May 2019
Palm Harbor, Florida180 contributions64 helpful votes
Really enjoyed this tour as I am a big movie fan and of course a fan of The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings. Our guide was Laura (of the RIngs!) and I highly recommend her. Very knowledgeable and shared lots of inside stories of the filming. Wish we could have spent more time at
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Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from Canterburyleisure, Digital Marketing Manager at Wellington Lord of the Rings City Tour with Small Group
Responded 6 Jun 2019
Thanks for the great review. It's awesome to hear that you enjoyed yourself on this tour. The guides for this tour are really passionate and knowledgeable when it comes to their work and it can really add to the experience. I'll be sure to pass on your kind words to Laura. And yes, it really is a must do for any Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit fans, this and of course the Hobbiton tour in Matamata. Thanks again for the awesome review and I hope you get to visit New Zealand again sometime soon!
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stephen q wrote a review Jan 2019
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Definitely recommend this tour! Highly enjoyable due to enthusiast tour guide and in-depth presentations at WETA workshop,
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Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from Canterburyleisure, Digital Marketing Manager at Wellington Lord of the Rings City Tour with Small Group
Responded 28 Jan 2019
Thanks for the kind words. We've always had great feedback on this tour thanks to the enthusiastic guides and the tours of the locations/studios. And yes, you're right - this is a great tour for LOTR fans everywhere! Thanks again for the recommendation and we hope you visit New Zealand again some time soon.
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Key Details
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  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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