Climb aboard this incredible 4WD private charter and go back on time to the heart of the New Zealand Gold Rush.
The journey into Skipper's Canyon is a driving adventure in itself, accessible via one of New Zealand's most scenic but challenging roads with sheer drops and steep inclines. During this incredible private driving day your driver and guide will lead you down this famous road which is steeped in history and offers the more adventurous traveller breathtaking views. Next stop, it is to venture into 'Middle Earth' and visit 'The Lord of the Rings' film set - 'Ford of Bruinen'. Amongst this remote location you will have time to step out of a film set and into history at one of the richest gold bearing rivers in the world.
This private charter ensures that your family or friends will enjoy an unforgettable adventure into New Zealand's beautifully rugged countryside.
- Fitness & Experience - Tour is suitable for all ages -
- What to Bring - Camera, comfortable clothing and shoes - During winter, warm clothing is highly recommended
- What is Included - Price is for a private charter for up to 7 passengers - Private professional driver and guide - Includes picnic lunch and picture CD - A great family day out to explore 'Middle Earth' - See key locations from the 'Lord of the Rings' - Visit the scene of the historic New Zealand Gold Rush -
- More Information - Duration 4 hours - Start time can vary according to your requirements - Tours run in all weather - For safety reasons operator reserves the right to cancel, delay or alter itinerary - Cancellation must be made 72 hours in advance - Tour available 7 days a week - Tour available year-round except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day