Lord of the Rings Edoras Full-Day Tour

Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour

Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour

Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour

Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour

Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour

Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour

Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour

Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour

Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour

Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour



  • Tour to The Lord of the Rings filming location Edoras

  • 360-degree scenic view from the top of Mount Sunday

  • Opportunity to handle real movie replicas

  • View 'exclusive' behind the scenes photos of the film set

  • Appetising picnic lunch served with a glass of orange juice or sparkling wine


Journey to middle-earth on this spectacular full-day tour to visit "Edoras", a key location used by Peter Jackson during the filming of The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Enjoy a 4-wheel-drive guided tour and immerse yourself in the beauty of the Southern Alps, soak up the spectacular scenery enthralling for film enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.

After being collected from your Christchurch accommodation you will travel to the remote and beautiful location of Mt Potts high country station, where Mt Sunday is located. This peaceful mountain was transformed into Edoras, the capital city of the Riders of Rohan, in the The Lord of the Rings film trilogy.

Throughout the day, your friendly local guide will provide an entertaining and informative commentary highlighting key facts about the cinema, region, flora and fauna. You will see behind the scenes photos of Edoras under construction, view the Misty Mountains and the area that formed the backdrop to Helms Deep.

On arrival at “Edoras”, enjoy the natural unspoiled beauty of this breath-taking area and breathe in the fresh mountain air as you stroll to the summit. At the top relish the stunning 360-degree views over incandescent lakes and vast river plains surrounded by the Southern Alps. With this incredible backdrop you can immortalise your experience and take photos with film replicas including; Aragorn’s Sword, King Theoden’s Sword, Gimli’s Axe and the Flag of Rohan. You’ll want to capture every image to remember this incredible day out!

Following your adventure on the summit you will stop and enjoy a delicious lunch including a large sandwich, sweet treat, orange juice and sparkling wine.

You will conclude your journey with a relaxing journey back to your Christchurch accommodation.
Whether you are a Lord of the Rings fan, or simply want to experience the best scenery that New Zealand has to offer, this tour has it all!


  • Guided tour of Edoras

  • Lunch

  • Roundtrip transport to and from your Christchurch hotel

  • Commentary in English


  • Any expenses that are not mentioned in the inclusions 

Additional Information

  • Child Admission: 2 – 14 years old

  • Children under 2 years old may travel on request however we recommend a private charter. 

  • Please let us know if you have any specific dietary requirements.

Hours & Pricing

  • Tour departs daily at 9am from Christchurch

  • Duration: allow 8.5 hours






* Price valid until 30th September 2018


        Christchurch City Hotel Pickup


How to Book

  1. Please fill out and submit the booking form. Once the form received, our team will check on the booking's availability on the date and/or time you prefer, otherwise, we will get in touch with you with an alternative date and/or time.

  2. Once the booking's availability confirmed, a payment link with the total amount to pay will be sent to you . Please complete payment as soon as possible to secure the booking as the availability can be changed from time to time. 

  3. Once the payment received, we will confirm your booking within 1 business day and a confirmation voucher will be sent via email.

How to use

  • Upon confirmation email received, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience.

  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction.

  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher

  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control

  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) (NZDT 17:00) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.

  • If you cancel 4 day(s) (NZDT 17:00) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.

  • If you cancel within 3 day(s) (NZDT 17:00) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.