Hobbiton Movie Set Experience - Small Group Tour From Auckland

Auckland, New Zealand
The Hobbiton Movie Set Day Tour Ex Auckland Return
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Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 8 hours
  • Pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Fans of “The Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” won’t want to miss this easy tour from Auckland to the Hobbiton movie set experience. If you don’t have time to drive down to the Waikato countryside independently, this organized tour makes things easy. At Hobbiton you’ll see where many of your favorite movie scenes were made and behind-the-scenes stories will bring the sets to life.
  • Transfers from Auckland in a air-conditioned vehicle are included
  • Enjoy a fully guided two-hour tour of Hobbiton
  • An ideal day trip if you’re short on time
  • Refreshments will be provided on board and at Hobbiton

What's Included

  • Fully guided return transfers from Auckland
  • Complimentary pick up and drop off from Auckland CBD
  • Complimentary refreshments and water onboard
  • A local English-speaking tour escort throughout the tour
  • Luxurious temperature controlled transportation in a minibus
  • Complimentary High-Speed Internet onboard the minibus
  • Admission to 2 hours fully guided tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Complimentary beverages at Green Dragon Inn
  • Visit the Hobbiton Movie Set on a small group tour from Auckland
  • Travel through the Waikato region, which is well known for cattle and dairy farming
  • Listen to fascinating stories from your guide as you explore the 12-acre set
  • Remarkable 360-degree views of the rolling Kaimai Ranges
  • Chance to step into a real The Lord of the Rings film set
  • See where major scenes were filmed and discover behind-the-scenes secrets
  • Opportunity to have a drink at the cosy Green Dragon Inn
  • Amazing photo opportunities in front of every hobbit hole
  • Learn how the film magic was made from a local guide
  • Be amazed by the spectacular scenery en route and listen to engaging commentary from your guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Lunch

Meeting And Pickup

You can head directly to the meeting point, or request pickup

Meeting point

  • Mövenpick Hotel Auckland
    8 Customs Street East, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

Pickup points

Select a pickup point

Start time

06:30 AM

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Auckland Central

15 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Bombay Hills (Pass By)

Robert Harris

15 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Hobbiton Movie Set

2 hours Admission Ticket Included

Auckland Central

15 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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.
  • This is a guided walking tour and sensible walking footwear is recommended.
  • 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.
  • Tours are suitable for people of all ages and average fitness.
  • 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 can 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.
  • You must be able to climb and descend stairs and walk on unpaved or uneven terrain.
  • Easy and good fitness level required
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • 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.


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