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Hobbiton™ Movie Set Half Day Tour Including Transfers departs Rotorua - with unbiased reviews

Hobbiton™ Movie Set Half Day Tour Including Transfers departs Rotorua

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Lord of the Rings trilogy fans – return to the lands of Middle-earth and the Shire on this fascinating half-day tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set from Rotorua. See the working sheep farm that movie director Peter Jackson turned into the village of Hobbiton for his epic Lord of the Rings film trilogy. Have your photo taken in front of the hobbit holes and hear insider gossip on how the movies were made.
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1235 Fenton Street
1235 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New ZealandDeparture point: The Hobbiton Shop Address: 1235 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand Dates: Daily Return point: Returns to original departure point
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    Hobbiton Movie Set
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
    Spend some time in Middle-earth as you explore the Hobbiton Movie Set, and delight in tales about hobbits on this half-day Lord of the Rings movie set and farm tour. After a 45-minute drive from Rotorua you will arrive at the Hobbiton Movie Set, constructed on a working New Zealand sheep farm and one of the last remaining structures from the famous Lord of the Rings films. 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. You will be fully guided around the 12 acre set; past Hobbit Holes™, the Mill and into the world-famous Green Dragon™ Inn, where you will be presented with a complimentary, exclusive Hobbit™ Southfarthing™ beverage to conclude your own Middle-earth™ adventure. 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.
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You'll end at
1235 Fenton Street
1235 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New ZealandDeparture point: The Hobbiton Shop Address: 1235 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand Dates: Daily Return point: Returns to original departure point
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Departure Point
1235 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Duration
4h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Guided tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Round-trip transfers from Rotorua to Hobbiton
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Entry/Admission - Hobbiton Movie Set
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please Note: This activity requires reconfirmation. Failure to reconfirm may result in cancellation of your booking.
  • Sensible walking footwear is recommended as you will be walking through farmland
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • We are unable to store luggage for the duration of your tour. If you wish to store your luggage, facilities are available at the Rotorua i-SITE.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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wonderlust684 wrote a review Yesterday
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We had a great tour and our guide, Jessie was so clear, enthusiastic and knowledgeable. It is so interesting and we were buzzing. It is such a delightful setting and it is so special as it allows fans of the films to see the set.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Sachin K wrote a review Nov 2019
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This half day tour started off from the front of the Hobbiton Movie set in Rotorua. Tourists were driven in a bus to the movie set. One needs to see the movie set to believe that it exists. A walking guided tour of the entire movie set was fabulous made it very interesting with
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chilrach wrote a review Nov 2019
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I did the Hobbiton tour as part of a tour to the Waitomo Caves. However I was pleasantly surprised with how good the Hobbiton Tour was. It is very professionally run and not rushed. You have enough time to take it all in. The tour guide, Josh, was funny and entertaining (look
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Date of experience: November 2019
Julia Gregory wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
We (my partner and myself) arrived at Hobbiton Movie Set Tours from Rotorua and were met with our tour guide Jessie. She was absolutely great and made the whole tour so incredibly worth it with the best facts and cracked up the whole lot of us, her English accent making it the
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Date of experience: November 2019
Sasi wrote a review Nov 2019
3 contributions
What a wonderful place. 5 garden keepers taking care of all the little details with so much love and passion for the entire hobbiton experience. The guides came up with funny stories about the reconstruction and the actors. You shouldn't miss it.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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