Join us on day one for the Lord of the Rings Tour and journey to the Lord of the Rings filming location: remote and beautiful Mt Potts High Country station, home of Mt Sunday. See how 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 breathtaking area with its sparkling clear lakes, glistening blue rivers and fresh, crisp mountain air.
Then on day two enjoy a scenic drive from Christchurch over the Canterbury plains before arriving in the majestic seaside village of Kaikoura. Once in Kaikoura we will make our way to a lookout to enjoy spectacular views of this pretty seaside village, the majestic mountains and the beautiful Pacific Ocean. Next we will visit a fur seal colony before heading into Kaikoura for some free time to explore and enjoy lunch. In the afternoon you can choose from one of the following options
Whale Watch tour with Whale Watch Kaikoura Board a catamaran and enjoy an up-close encounter with the Giant Sperm Whale Wings Over Whales Enjoy a boutique flying experience with unobstructed views of the wildlife and scenery Dolphin Encounter 'Watch' or 'swim' with dusky dolphins in their natural environment. Albatross Encounter Get up close to albatross and many other sea-birds. Incredible photo opportunities.
(Please note: The comfort and safety of our clients is of paramount importance to us. If the sea and weather conditions are not suitable the above local tour activities may be cancelled up to 15 minutes prior to your scheduled departure. If your local tour activity is cancelled a partial refund will be issued.)
Simply choose your Ticket Type and in the order notes please let us know your preferred dates for each of the tours and someone from our bookings team will be in touch.