Scenic Sights Tour

Begin your guided morning sightseeing adventure, visiting both hidden and iconic Queenstown and Arrowtown attractions. Enjoy panoramic views of Coronet peak, Skippers Canyon lookout and Lake Hayes. Visit a lavender farm (seasonal) and take a stroll through Arrowtown visiting the Lakes District Museum. Finish with a visit to the incredible Stoneridge Estate, learning about the history and admiring the artwork with a light morning tea.

Historic Arrowtown


Scenic Sights Tour


Tour Type:



Queenstown to Queenstown




Allow 3 hours

Tour Code:



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Tour Inclusions

  • Visit filming locations from LOTR, The Hobbit, X-men Origins: Wolverine, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian and others
  • Bring the films to life – dress up and take photos in our replica props
  • Visit Paradise Forest – the Forest of Middle-earth
  • Complimentary pick-up and drop-off at Queenstown CBD accommodation
  • Panoramic views of the backskirts of Queenstown, Coronet Peak and the Remarkables from Skippers Canyon Saddle lookout.
  • View locations of the Lord of the Rings filming sites
  • Visit a Lavender Farm or Art Gallery (season dependent)
  • Visit historic Arrowtown with a Tour through Lakes District Museum






1 October 2019 - 30 September 2020

$119 NZD $79 NZD Enquire

Prices are per person and in New Zealand Dollars.

Departure:  Tours depart 9.00am.​
Children:  Child age is 6 - 17 years.

What to bring:

  • Warm fleece, waterproof Jacket
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen, sunglasses


Additional notes:

  • Minimum age is 6 years


Be “wowed” on this guided morning sightseeing tour with panoramic views of the Queenstown countryside, Coronet Peak and the Remarkables from the Skippers Canyon lookout.

See further scenery on the drive to historic Arrowtown, visiting both hidden and local “must-see” attractions of the area. Either return to Queenstown, or make your own way back at your leisure.

Your friendly local driver guide will provide entertaining and informative commentary throughout your tour.