In the Hutt Valley, we stopped at some Lord of the Rings sites, including the first one that has been marked -- Rivendell. They left a smaller-scale stone arch to commemorate the time spent filming there. We stood on the spot Legolas had gotten his promo photos for the movies. It was well worn!
|Rivendell was set up here.|
|Fords of Isen|
|Where Gandalf and Saruman were walking in the Gardens of Isengard|
|not my picture - I have yet to try one of these|
|Last look at Wellington before boarding the ferry|