Hobbiton Movie Set Private Tour

Experience your own Middle-Earth adventure and visit the original Hobbiton Movie Set. Travel in style from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set - set on rolling farmland, this is the world famous movie set where you'll see the intricately created 'Hobbit holes' the Green Dragon Inn, the Party Tree and so much more cinematic magic without being chained in a large crowd! Immerse yourself in the sights, smells, sounds and tastes of the Shire as featured in the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies. Your personal guide will escort you through the twelve acre site recounting fascinating details of how the Hobbiton Movie set was created.

per adult from

$614

NZD
Duration 8 to 10 hours
Pickup Hotel pickup available
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  • What's included :
    • Fully guided return transfers from Auckland
    • Complimentary pick up and drop off from Auckland CBD
    • Complimentary refreshments and water on board
    • A local English-speaking tour escort throughout the tour
    • Luxurious temperature controlled transportation in a minibus
    • Admission to 2 hour fully guided experience at Hobbiton movie set
    • Complimentary Hobbiton beverages -Ale, cider, ginger beer or an English dark room temperature beer
    • Exclusive tours of the Hobbiton™ Movie Set organised for individuals or groups
    • Visit the Hobbiton Movie Set on a small group tour from Auckland
    • Remarkable 360-degree views of the rolling Kaimai Range
    • Chance to step into a real The Lord of the Rings film set
    • See where major scenes were filmed and discover behind-the-scene secrets
    • Opportunity to have a drink at the cosy Green Dragon Inn
    • Amazing photo opportunities in front of every hobbit holes
    • Entry/Admission - Hobbiton Movie Set
    What's excluded :
    • Access to Wi-Fi on board for a small surcharge
    • Children car seat $50
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Hobbiton Movie Set, 501 Buckland Road Matamata, Hinuera 3472 New Zealand

    Walk into the real-world landscape of Middle Earth on a walking tour of the Hobbiton™ Movie Set, where you get a behind-the-scenes look at ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘The Hobbit.’ Pause at the Green Dragon™ Inn to for a draft of Hobbit™ Southfarthing™, see the remarkable detailing that brought Hobbiton™ to life on screen, and visit the places where key scenes were created. Take a look at Bag End, where Frodo and Bilbo’s adventures began. Get lost among the hobbit holes and visit the Green Dragon Inn, the mill and the Party Tree. Listen to spell-binding tales of how Hobbiton came to be.​

    Fall in love with the Alexander family sheep farm, just as acclaimed director Sir Peter Jackson did, as you journey through the unequivocal beauty of the land, with the mighty Kaimai Ranges towering in the distance. After returning to Matamata, re-join the luxury coach to travel through majestic tree-lined town that sits at the heart of New Zealand’s rural heartland to visit Lake Karapiro!

    Duration: 3 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Grand Mercure Auckland, 8 Customs Street East, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time :
    6:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Near public transportation
    • Stroller accessible
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Children below 8 years old are required to travel in a child safety car seat. If you don't have a car seat one can be rented from us for $50 per child (with 24 hours’ notice). Children between 5-7 years old are also recommended to be in a booster seat for their safety.
    • COVID-19 precautions -Safety measures in place. All areas that exposed to customers are frequently cleaned & sanitised.
    • Tours operate in all weather conditions; umbrellas are provided in the event of rain.
    • There is uneven terrain on the set; approximately 75% is wheelchair accessible.
    • We are able to accommodate a stroller or a pram, provided it is fully collapsible and can fit in the luggage compartment of our buses.
    • The only way to access the Hobbiton Movie Set is with a guided tour.
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
    • Please wear comfortable clothing suitable for the conditions, Sun protection, jacket/warm layer, & any essential personal items
    • Easy and good fitness level required
    • Bring a camera or a phone with camera capability as Hobbiton is the perfect place to get some great travel photos.
    • You must be at least 18 years of age and present a valid photo ID in order to consume alcohol.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
    • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers
    • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

6

Organised by ExperienceKart

Activity ID: V-168163P49

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