Experience New Zealand The Hassle-Free Way…with Hassle-free Tours!

Hassle-free Tours specialises in offering unique city and day tour experiences throughout the spectacular regions of Auckland, Christchurch & Canterbury.

At Hassle-free Tours they believe a tour should be about more than just the scenery. They aim to deliver exceptional service and give guests memorable experiences that will last a life-time!

Whether you’re looking for; a scenic experience into the breath-taking Canterbury High Country and Southern Alps of New Zealand, a 4WD adventure, a visit to a Lord of the Rings filming location or would like to explore our largest cities from the top deck of an open top double decker bus, they have something to suit everyone.

Friendly local guides provide an informative and entertaining commentary throughout your journey. Enjoy a memorable tour experience like no other and book your Hassle-free Tour today!

The Backpacker Group Members Deal

Hassle Free Tours offers 10% discount on the Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour.

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Lord of the Rings Edoras Tour

Journey deep into middle-earth and visit the beautiful Mt Potts High Country station, home of Mt Sunday. This remote and 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, unspoiled beauty of this breath-taking area with its sparkling clear lakes, glistening blue rivers and fresh, crisp mountain air.

Throughout your journey our friendly local guides will provide an entertaining and informative commentary. Learn about this spectacular region, the local flora, fauna and wildlife. You will also discover interesting and exclusive facts about the making of the Lord of the Rings movies.

Whether you are a Lord of the Rings fan or simply want to enjoy some of the best scenery New Zealand has to offer, this tour that has it all!


Tour Inclusions:

  • A short guided walk to stand on the summit of Edoras and enjoy 360° views.
  • View exclusive ‘behind the scenes’ photos of the construction of Edoras.
  • Take photos with a collection of movie replica swords and flags.
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch including a large sandwich, sweet treat, orange juice, water and sparkling wine.


Full Day Tour – 8.5hrs from Christchurch  or 5.5hrs from Methven. Departs 9am from CHC. Returns 5.30pm – 6pm (times may vary). Warm jacket and sensible footwear are required. Pick up/drop off is available for most central city backpacker accommodation.

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Terms & Conditions

  • Available for The Backpacker Group members only
  • Discount tour code must be used to receive discount. Discount only available for online bookings.
  • Direct bookings only via website.
  • Not to be used in conjunction with any other discounts, promotions or deals

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