TOUR OPTIONS






THE BARREL RUN









         



Difficulty
: easy | Minimum age: 4yrs if accompanied by an adult. Please advise age of children at time of booking as river levels may effect suitability. Time: 2 - 2 1/2 hours on the water + 1 1/2 hours briefing, dressing and driving


This tour on the beautiful Pelorus River includes a fully guided tour through the exact same locations as where the barrel scene in "The Hobbit- The desolation of Smaug" was filmed.
Stand where Sir Peter Jackson and his film team made this great movie.


  • Stand on the same rocks as Bilbo and his dwarf friends.
  • See the exact location where Kili was shot.
  • Have your photo taken where the dwarves exited the barrels. 
  • Pass the same waterfall as shown in the movie. 
  • Get to know all the inside information about the filming.
  • Take away a free A4 poster including the pictures of the barrel scenes.


Cost    Adult $165.00   bookings essential.
           Child $155.00
Trips depart; 9am - 1pm
Picnics and BBQs available check our catering page.











What to bring

Suitable footwear preferably closed shoes.- t-shirt, shorts, sun glasses, towel, water bottle, change of (warm) clothes and a smiley face.
Cameras and I phones are not Permitted on the river.
Our guides take pictures & video of your trip which you can purchase after if you wish.
Pelorus Eco Adventures is not responsible for breakage or loss of personal belongings, during the trip.

We provide:

Insect repellent, Sun screen, A full range of safety equipment incl wetsuits.
There are lock-able storage facilities available for valuables.












SCENIC KAYAK  TOUR  PELORUS RIVER























Difficulty: easy | Minimum age: 4yrs if accompanied by an adult. Please advise age of children at time of booking  as river levels may effect suitability.
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Time: 1 1/2 hours on the water + 1 1/2 hours briefing, dressing and driving

Kayaking one of the most beautiful crystal clear rivers that New Zealand has to offer will leave memories forever. You will pass some very easy rapids and gorgeous waterfalls. Ask the guide for a copy of the HD footage.
Kayak through an area where there was extensive rimu tree extraction in early to mid 1800s. There are many that remain standing to view.
There are also endangered long tailed bats that roost in the nearby prodocarp forests which can also be viewed at dusk from November till end February.(Refer to our night bat tour,available from Havelock & Pelorus)

Trips are  running all year round with wetsuits and all other equipment provided.

Cost  $115 Adults $95 children   minimum 2 people bookings essential.

Trips depart daily 9am - 1pm
Picnics and BBQs available check our catering page.

What to bring

Suitable footwear preferably closed shoes.- t-shirt, shorts, sun glasses, towel, water bottle, change of (warm) clothes and a smiley face.
(Cameras) and I phones are not Permitted on the river.
Our guides take pictures & video of your trip which you can purchase after if you wish.
Pelorus Eco Adventures is not responsible for breakage or loss of personal belongings, during the course.

We provide:

Insect repellent, Sun screen, A full range of safety equipment incl wetsuits

There are lock-able storage facilities available for valuables.








ADVENTUROUS KAYAK TOUR-  WAKAMARINA RIVER


Difficulty: medium | Minimum age: 4 years old if accompanied by an Adult Please advise age of children at time of booking, as river levels could effect suitability. | Time: 1.5 hours on the water + 2 hours briefing, dressing driving.

We can only kayak on this river after we have had rain so watch the weather.
Want a thrill? Come kayak the Wakamarina river rapids Undoutably one of the most scenic trips in your life, Between Nelson and Havelock. One of the Richest Gold rivers in the region. The first gold was found by four men in april 1864 and weighed 19 Ounces - thats $38,000.00 worth today!
The gold rush started soon after. Local rivers are still frequented by gold hunters, in search of that big gold nugget. Gold can still be found along the banks and the perfect place to start looking is at www.pinedalemotorcamp.co.nz in the Wakamarina Valley.

We stop along the way to visit a 60 metre mine shaft that still remains from the gold rush days, which is now home to our native Glo-worms, provideing them with enough darkness to be viewed in the middle of the day.

Trips are  running all year round with wetsuits and all other equipment provided.

Cost   $95.00    minimum 2 people.

*Group discounts for 6 or more on application.
  • Trips depart daily 1pm


KAYAKING+ PACKED LUNCH

Finish your kayaking trip with a nice picnic. We provide blankets and offer the following meal package:
  • Quiche
  • vegetarian or ham and salad wraps
  • a slice of homemade cake
  • fresh fruits
  • soft drinks
Price: $15



KAYAKING + BARBECUE




 







The perfect combination: Finish your kayaking trip with a delicious barbecue!
Imagine paddling on the beautiful Pelorus River, enjoying the scenery, seeing the hobbit location... It's so much fun but at some point you just get hungry. And then you get out of the water and the whole barbecue area is already prepared for you and your friends. You can just sit down, relax and treat yourself with all the tasty food, like smoked salmon, juicy steaks and sausages, different kind of salads and breads...yummy!

Minimum number of people: 8


Pelorus Eco Adventures

BBQ MENU

($22.00 pp)

Smoked Salmon served with French Bread & cream cheese
(Salmon marinated in salt & lemon juice, & smoked on red wine infused cedar)
Gourmet Sausage and Portobello Mushroom with garlic butter
Marinated Steak
Fresh bread rolls with NZ butter
3 Homemade Salads
Drink choices (coke, lemonade, orange juice, water)
Served in a buffet style
(Chef supplied)


Please let us know if there are any dietry requirements,  outside of this menu





Please place inquiries to:

Blue Moon Lodge, 48 Main Rd Havelock, Marlborough Sounds, South Island, New Zealand                       Phone 03 574 2212 | Free phone 0800 252 663 
Email: peloruseco@gmail.com


What to bring

Suitable footwear preferably closed shoes.- t-shirt, shorts, sun glasses, towel, water bottle, change of (warm) clothes and a smiley face.
(Cameras) and I phones are not Permitted on the river.
Our guides take pictures & video of your trip which you can purchase after if you wish.
Pelorus Eco Adventures is not responsible for breakage or loss of personal belongings, during the course.

We provide:

Insect repellent, Sun screen, A full range of safety equipment incl wetsuits

There are lock-able storage facilities available for valuables.






Cancellation Policy and Booking Conditions

Any group bookings over 6 wishing to be confirmed more than four weeks in advance will need to pay a  50% deposit.

All forward bookings are confirmed by credit card details these can be given by.
E-mail:   peloruseco@gmail.com
Phone:   Inside  NZ       0800-252-663
             Outside NZ     0064-3-574-2212

All cancellations due to weather are at our guides discretion: all deposits will be returned in full or a new date will be set with no extra costs.
Cancellation groups of 6 or less:   Must give 24 hour notice of cancellation or they will be charged in full.

For group bookings over 6 people: 1 week notice is required of cancellation or 50% will be charged.



 

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