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Mt Cook Region

Mt Cook Region attractions and Mt Cook day tours include Lord of the Rings Tours at Twizel, where you can discover Gondor, the setting for some of the scenes in the "Return of the Kings". On the 2 hour tour you can learn about movie making in the spectacular setting of Middle Earth. For those stopping a night in the Mount Cook region, the Twilight Tour is a great option. You can see the sun set over the Pellenor Fields, whilst sipping on a glass of Lord of the Rings low alcohol beer or a glass of wine!

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At Mount Cook you can see the Tasman Glacier, New Zealand's longest glacier. Take a heli-hike on to the white ice, and walk on the glacier whilst taking in some of the Southern Alps most spectacular mountain vistas.

Mt Cook Wilderness Heliski
Mt Cook Wilderness Heliski
South Island
An antidote to the crowds and queues of the resorts, Wilderness Heliski is untamed big-mountain heliskiing, amongst New Zealands highest peaks. The M...
Ski the Tasman Glacier
Ski the Tasman Glacier
South Island
All packages for Tasman Glacier skiing include 2 amazing ski runs, 2 breathtaking scenic flights and a delectable picnic lunch surrounded by your sno...
Tasman Glacier Helihike
Tasman Glacier Helihike
South Island
Heli-hiking on the Tasman Glacier makes it easy to access the mountaineering world. Discover New Zealand's longest glacier at Aoraki Mount Cook. Acco...
Twizel Lord of the Rings Gondor Tour
Twizel Lord of the Rings Gondor Tour
South Island
On these Lord of the Rings Tours in Twizel, New Zealand, discover the setting of Gondor, where several scenes from the Return of the King were shot. ...
Twizel Lord of the Rings Twilight Tour
Twizel Lord of the Rings Twilight Tour
South Island
From Twizel, between Christchurch and Queenstown: On our evening LOTR Twilight Tour you will journey to Middle Earth, with 360 degree views of the...