Visit New Zealand with us!

We’re going to New Zealand this November/December, and you’re invited to come with us.

Come join NarniaFans.com and Middle-earth Network as we take “A Long Expected Journey” to New Zealand! Arranged by author and photographer, Ian Brodie, our 14 day tour explores ‘The Lord of the Rings’, ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’, and ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’ filming locations. This is a trip of a lifetime for any J. R. R. Tolkien or C. S. Lewis fan.

Seats are LIMITED!

Trip highlights include a welcome group dinner in Auckland, touring the Waitomo Caves, a specially guided tour of Hobbiton Movie Set, Tongariro National Park, Wellington & Weta Cave and more! Famous filming locations such as Hobbiton, Amon Hen, Ithilien, The Emyn Muil, Embassy Theatre, Mordor, The Pelennor Fields, Aslans Camp, Rohan, Edoras, Narnia in Spring, Isengard and Rivendell.

Booking
All bookings and payments must be made and paid in full by Tuesday, October 9, 2012.

Individual Groups
Whether you are a Tolkien Society or just a fellowship of friends wanting to travel together, we can accommodate your group, and provide group specials. Contact us for details.

Availability
Space is limited, so hurry and sign-up today before it’s too late!

Airfare
We are excited to announce new pricing that includes airfare from both Los Angeles and London. These highly discounted seats are very limited, so hurry and book while they last! See pricing and dates below.

Pre-tour options 

Auckland Tours (1 day) (Click here to view pricing and itinerary)

With this option you will arrive 1 day earlier than the scheduled tour and have the day in Auckland to choose optional tours. On the evening of Day 2 the rest of the tour passengers arrive and you will meet them all at a welcome dinner. 

  • Auckland Morning Sightseeing
  • Harbour Cruise
  • America’s Cup Sailing Experience
  • Harbour Sailing Cruise
  • Wine on Waiheke
  • Rangitoto Island Explorer Tour
  • Auckland Harbour Jet Boat Ride
  • West Coast Wilderness Tour

Bay of Islands (4 day) (Click here to view pricing and itinerary)

With this option you will arrive 4 days earlier than the scheduled tour and have the day in Auckland to choose optional tours. On the evening of Day 5 of this itinerary the rest of the tour passengers arrive and you will meet them all at a welcome dinner. 

  • 144 secluded islands
  • Native forests
  • Sub-tropical bush
  • National Maritime Park
  • Paihia
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds
  • Cape Brett Cruise

Post Tour Options

Queenstown Tours (Click here to view pricing and itinerary)

You can add additional nights in Queenstown and also choose from various Queenstown sightseeing activities on the 5th December which can be pre booked. At the end of your stay airport transfers are not included. 

  • Shotover Jet
  • Dart River Wilderness Safari
  • Appellation Central – The Boutique Wine Tour
  • Real Journeys – TSS Earnslaw Cruise & Walter Peak BBQ Lunch
  • Real Journeys – Milford Sound Cruise by return flight
  • NZONE – 12,000 ft Tandem Skydive
  • Nomad Safaris – Safari of the Scenes Wakatipu Basin Tour
  • Dart Stables – The Ride of the Rings
  • Lord of the Rings & Glacier Explorer – Heli Flight
  • Middle Earth Queenstown – Heli Flight

Tour Pricing

From Los Angeles (airfare included): (Click here to view pricing and itinerary)

Dates: Wednesday 21 November 2012 to Thursday 06 December 2012
*Price: Cost per person (share twin)$5,495.64 USD

From London (airfare included): (Click here to view pricing and itinerary)

Dates: Wednesday 21 November 2012 to Friday 07 December 2012
*Price: Cost per person (share twin) £4,059.11 GBP

Tour (without airfare): (Click here to view pricing and itinerary)

Dates: Friday 23 November 2012 to Thursday 06 December 2012
*Price: Cost per person (share twin): $4,729.00 NZD

*Prices subject to change depending on exchange rates and the amount of tour bookings