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

  • 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
Small-Group Tour: The Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set Tour from Auckland
From US$214,03
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Small-Group Tour: The Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set Tour from Auckland
From US$214,03
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.
Reviews (238)
1 - 5 of 23 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great Tour even in the Rain

The tour was awesome! Our concierge told us this your company was the best if we planned to travel to Hobbiton. He was correct. The tour guide Alexander was friendly and provided an informative historical tour on our way to Hobbiton. We arrived before the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank kycampbell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Delightful tour and fun experience

I thoroughly enjoyed the tour organized by Bush and Beach Tours. The online booking experience was convenient - and I recommend you read the reviews since they answer a lot of the questions you might have. The service was fantastic with attention to every little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank derind805
Reviewed 7 October 2018
Great tour

We had such a great time on this tour. We got picked up at our hotel on a small tour bus with delightful tour guide/bus driver. The group we were with was great as well. You can learn about the areas and landmarks you are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Cera O
Reviewed 29 September 2018
Exceptional small group tour, amazing way to experience the movies!

I was extremely impressed with this tour. The guide was informative, kind, and considerate, finding me when I was at the wrong pickup location. The drive to Hobbiton was fun and interesting, and unlike my friends who did the Hobbiton tour with a different company,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Christine L
Reviewed 28 September 2018
A great day at Hobbiton

We went with Bush to Beach tours, had no idea what they were about, they were informative, professional and a really great service, The hobbiton set is amazing even for someone like me that only saw the movies once and not a convert to all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rae f
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13 November 2018|
Response from Niki H | Reviewed this property |
Probably but you need to ask the tour provider directly
24 October 2018|
Response from Ha_Y_an_Traveler | Reviewed this property |
I had to contact the tour operator after booking the tour on Viator to find out the pickup point for us. It would probably be best if you contact them directly. The tour operator is Bush and Beach. You can check their... More