1. Hobbiton (Matamata)

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2. Mount Doom (Mt Ngauruhoe) and Mordor (Tongariro National Park)

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3. The Paths of the Dead (Putangirua Pinnacles, Wairarapa)

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4. Rivendell (Kaitioke Regional Park, Wellington)

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5. Hobbiton Woods (Mount Victoria woods, Wellington)

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6. Weta Workshop, Wellington

Take a tour of the Weta Cave


7. Jewellers of the One Ring (Jens Hansen, Nelson)

Copies can be purchased in 9 & 18 Carat Gold
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8. Dimrill Dale (Mount Owen, Kahurangi National Park, Nelson)
9. South of Rivendell (Mount Olympus, Canterbury)
10. Chetwood Forest (Canaan Downs, Takaka, Tasman)

Viewable only by helicopter flight from Nelson
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Kahurangi National Park
Mount Owen, Kahurangi Regional Park


11. Edoras (Mount Sunday, Canterbury)

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12. Pellenor Fields (Twizel)

Accessible only by tour


13. Ford of Bruinen, Isengard and Lothlorien (Glenorchy, at the northern end of Lake Wakatipu)

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Jet Boating, Dart River Adventures


14. River Anduin, Fangorn Forest (The Waiau River between Te Anau and Manapouri, Fiordland)

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