Hobbiton Movie Set Tour from Auckland - Half Day

Explore The Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set and discover movie secrets along the way!

map Auckland, New Zealand
6 hrs 30 min
Start & End Time
Start & End Time
6:30 am
Max Group Size
Max Group Size
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Minimum Age
Minimum Age
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FromNZD $169
ValueNZD $249SAVE NZD $80
Child (4yrs to14 yrs): NZD $149
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What's Included

  • Entry fees to Hobbiton
  • A 2-hour tour on the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit Movie Sets with an expert guide
  • Specially brewed beverage from the Green Dragon Inn
  • Free pick-up and drop-off from downtown city accommodation or from the front entrance of Sky City

What's excluded

  • Souvenirs or gifts
  • Snacks or drinks 
  • Tip for your guide


Join us on this intimate tour as we travel across the Shire from the Lord of the Rings. Listen to your guide tell you filming secrets behind the movie, like how did they make Gandalf look so big? See if you can spot any Hobbits peeking out of the windows and make sure you get a selfie in front of the famous green door.


After all of that exploring it's time to recharge your batteries, so grab a glass of Hobbit cider from the Green Dragon Inn and don't forget to pinch yourself because you're in the Shire


On our return to Auckland will take you through some of New Zealand's most beautiful countryside, including the majestic Waikato River (longest river in New Zealand), Ngaruawahia (home of the Maori King) and Taupiri (a sacred Maori burial ground).


All that's left to do is watch the trilogy! 

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  • Please check the weather and dress appropriately
  • Wear comfortable shoes 
  • Bring a water bottle 

All tours include a free pick-up and drop-off from downtown (CBD) city accommodation. Or at the front entrance of Sky City Hotel. If you stay outside the city perimeter, please meet us at the entrance of Sky City Hotel. If you are driving your own vehicle, please meet us there too. The pickups are between 6 and 6.30 am depending on the number of accommodations. 

At the end of the tour, you will be dropped off at your downtown (CBD) city accommodation or at the front entrance of Sky City Hotel. The drop offs are around 2 pm. 

You will be in a group of a maximum of 11 people. 

Please note that children under the age of 10 are not accepted on this tour. 

Tours run daily in all weather conditions so please wear appropriate clothing.


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Terms & Conditions:

  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required.
  • The booking is only confirmed when you receive the confirmation from the tour operator.


Cancellation Policy:

In the event that a booking is cancelled, the following fees will apply:

  • Cancellations 5 days or more before departure: no fee
  • Cancellations between 5 and 3 days of departure: 50% of the total cost
  • Cancellations within 24 hours of departure: 100% of the cost



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Auckland Scenic Tours
Auckland, New Zealand 1052


FromNZD $169
ValueNZD $249SAVE NZD $80
Child (4yrs to14 yrs): NZD $149
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