'Lord of the Rings' Hobbiton Movie Set Tour
You’ll explore the Hobbiton Movie Set and village, where Bilbo Baggins lived and the quest for the ring began. Have your photo taken in front of a hobbit hole or the by the pond while your guide entertains you with the stories and insider dish about filming these Hollywood blockbusters in New Zealand.
As the Hobbiton Movie Set was constructed on a working sheep farm, the regular goings-on of the farm still exist, and you will experience part of its daily life and the have the chance to hand-feed baby lambs.
You don’t have to be a Lord of the Rings movie lover to enjoy this tour with all its wonderful North Island scenery, but if you are, this tour will be all the more special.
Please note: The Hobbiton Movie Set is still in use for an upcoming movie that is in the process of being filmed; because of this, you may be required to sign a confidentiality agreement to not publish any images that you take during your tour.
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Hobbiton Morning Tour
Morning departure to Hobbiton with return transfers from Rotorua
Hobbiton Afternoon Tour
Afternoon departure to Hobbiton with return transfers from Rotorua
- Round-trip transfers from Rotorua to Hobbiton
- Guided tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set
- Opportunity to hand-feed baby lambs
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Sensible walking footwear is recommended as you will be walking through farmland
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Reviewed by: cketterhagen, July 2014
This was a beautiful tour, the guide was informative and fun. I am not a huge Lord of the Rings fan but many on the tour were. the scenery was worth the trip. what a beautful part of the country. I was traveling alone and was very comfortable with the group , everyone was very friendly. Well worth the time and the money.
Reviewed by: Erin M, July 2014