Journey to the remote and beautiful Mt Potts high country station, home of Mt Sunday.
This peaceful mountain was transformed into Edoras, the capital city of the Rohan people in the Lord of the Rings trilogy.
Immerse yourself in the natural unspoilt beauty of this location with it's sparkling clear lakes, glistening blue rivers, rugged mountain ranges and fresh crisp mountain air. You don't have to be a Lord of the Rings fan to enjoy this amazing day out.
The High Country scenery and lakes are simply magnificent!
Duration: 8.5 hours from Christchurch or 5.5 hours from Methven.
Product extras: Lord of the Rings souvenirs available for purchase as a reminder of your journey into Middle Earth.
Pickup location: Pick up from most central hotels/motels in Christchurch by arrangement from 8.30am or meet us outside Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Avenue at 9.00am. Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior.
If you are located in Methven, we can pick you up from Methven i-SITE at 10.45am, please select this option as you proceed to checkout. Please meet 10 minutes prior to departure.
All prices are shown in NZD ($)
Kia Ora Marta and thank you for your review of our Lord of the Rings tour! We know the amazing scenery on this tour is just as exciting to see as as it is be standing in filming location for the Lord of the Rings movies, and it is our pleasure to provide a mixture of both! Thanks so much for joining us, we hope you got some great pictures1 Kind regards, The Hasslefree Tours team :)
Kia Ora Stephanie and thank you for joining us on our Lord of the Rings; Journey to Edoras Tour. It looks like you got some awesome weather for your trip with a break in the clouds to see the snow! We are so glad to hear that you had such a great time. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we hope to see you again some day. Kind regards, Kris and the Hasslefree Tours Team :)
Kia Ora Deborah and thank you for your wonderful review of our Lord of the Rings tour! We are so thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your day with Maria - learning about the making of the movies in this spectacular location and taking in the amazing scenery. It sounds like the weather played along with perfect timing for you to experience the views in the best of lights! We are happy to hear that Maria did a wonderful job and will make sure to pass on your kind comments. Thank you again for spending the day with us, we hope you left with some wonderful memories and photos of your time with us. Kind regards, Maria and all the team at Hasslefree Tours :)
Kia Ora Amanda and thank you for your wonderful review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your journey to Edoras with Micheal - learning about the making of the movies in this spectacular location and taking in the amazing scenery. It definitely can get pretty windy up there but at least it chased the clouds away for you! Thanks for sharing that awesome picture :) Thank you again for spending the day with us, we hope you left with happy life-long memories of your time in middle-earth! Warm regards, Micheal and the Hasslefree Tours team.
Kia Ora Lisa and thank you for your fantastic review of our Lord of the Rings Tour. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your journey with us and absolutely love your stunning photos - what a spectacular day! We are delighted that you found our driver commentary fun and informative. Thank you for travelling to middle earth with us, we hope you enjoy the rest of your stay in our beautiful country! Kind regards, from all of our Hassle-free Tours team. :)
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