Since the first Lord of the Rings movie was released in 2001, New Zealand has become affectionately known as Middle Earth. The Lord of the Rings trilogy was nominated for 17 Oscars. Despite the fact that many of the movie sets have been dismantled, (excluding Hobbiton) Lord of the Rings fans will recognize many of the backdrops and movie sets as seen in these films.
Day 1: Reid Helicopters Nelson Tour Day 2: Waitomo Caves and Ohakune by Boat Day 3: Boat Ride and Helicopter Flight Day 4: Stop At Pukaki Lake Day 5: Discover Ohakune Day 6: Travelling South Day 7: Arrival to Auckland Day 8: The Hobbits of New Zealand Day 9: Nice Day Spent in the Twizel Land Day 10: Departure Day 11: Malborough Sounds Day 12: Franz Josef Glacier Day 13: “Hassle Free Edoras Lord of the Rings” Tour Day 14: Heading Up To See Punakaiki Day 15: Queenstown: LOTR Guided Tour Day 16: Fiordland National Park Cruise Day 17: Wanaka Airport Fighter Museum Day 18: Getting to Know Wanaka Day 19: Fangorn Forest and Drive to Queenstown Day 20: Kaitoke Regional Park (Rivendell) Day 21: Nice Trip to Wellington
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