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Small-Group Tour: The Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set Tour from Auckland

From US$203.32
Highlights
  • Tour sets from the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies
  • Hear stories from your guide about filming
  • Drink a special ale, cider, or ginger beer at the Green Dragon Inn
  • Hotel pickup, lunch, and transportation from Auckland included
  • Group limited to 9 for more personalized experience
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Small-Group Tour: The Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set Tour from Auckland
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Overview
A visit to the Hobbiton Movie Set is a must for fans of the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films. This tour lets you venture even further into the mythical world of Middle Earth with a guided tour followed by a Hobbit-themed drink at the Green Dragon Inn, and lunch at the Green Dragon Marquee.
What to Expect
After early morning pickup from your Auckland hotel in an air-conditioned coach, set out on the scenic 2-hour journey to Hobbiton.
You’ll get a guided tour of the movie set, which has been preserved just as it was in the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies. See the farm on which the set was built, then venture into the Shire to discover the world of Middle Earth.
Listen as your guide tells you about the filming of the movies, recalls stories from the set, and points out real props seen on screen. See Bilbo Baggins’ home, the party tree, the bridge, and more. Afterward, stop at the Green Dragon Inn for a special Hobbiton-brewed cider, ale, or ginger beer, then eat a buffet lunch at the Green Dragon marquee.
Finally, you’ll be returned to your departure point in Auckland.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To begin, Bush and Beach is just a wonderful company. Because I was the only person who booked for the early access tour, they weren’t able to run it. But they moved me to this tour, no problem, and refunded me the difference. They were...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2019 via mobile

I went on a trip with my family to the Hobbiton tour. My favourite part about the trip wasn’t even the tour, it was the bus trip there that I really enjoyed. Damian, my bus driver was the best driver I’ve ever had. He was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 18 March 2019

Extremely well structured small group tour of the Hobbiton movie set, including fascinating details, special access to the set, and a buffet meal. Our driver Alexander was wonderful, and our tour guide Kelsey was excellent. Food at buffet was great. We really enjoyed the whole...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 17 March 2019

This was just a day trip from Melbourne for two of us so we were struggling. I thought I'd sleep on the bus but our driver, Wayne, was great and so entertaining with fun facts (and lots of dad jokes...). Our guide at Hobbiton was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 March 2019 via mobile

I can’t say enough about this amazing tour! Dawn was our driver to Matamata, where we then were led my the incredible guide Kate at Hobbiton. Dawn narrated alot of great information about Hobbiton and New Zealand on the 2 1/2 hour drive to and...More

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