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Hobbiton & Waitomo Small Group Tour with BBQ Buffet Lunch from Auckland provided by Cheeky Kiwi Travel

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Hobbiton & Waitomo Small Group Tour with BBQ Buffet Lunch from Auckland

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See two of New Zealand's most famous attractions in one day! The magical Hobbiton Movie Set and the breath-taking Waitomo Glowworm Caves. All our tours are run in small groups, in modern mini buses, specially built to enhance your tour experience and day. On board we have amazing guides who are passionate about New Zealand and the attractions/activities you are visiting, who always have a lot of stories, facts and commentary to keep you entertained along the way. Drop down screens in all of our tour vehicles add even more to the experience, bringing the guides stories to life. There are so many little things that make our tours unique and memorable including secret stops, surprise wildlife viewings, complimentary water and snacks, USB charging points for your devices and even Wifi access in the tour vehicle. We are proud that our customer reviews show it's not all about the destination... it's the journey that makes our tours special.
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  • Pass by Auckland Central
    Pass by Waikato Region
  • 1
    Hobbiton Movie Set
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Otorohanga
  • 3
    Waitomo Big Bird & Miniature Animal Petting Farm
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Roselands Farm Park
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Waitomo Glowworm Caves
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by Pirongia
    Pass by Taupiri
    Pass by Huntly
  • 6
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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Important Information
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • Entry ticket and fully guided tour - Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Entry ticket and fully guided tour - Waitomo Caves
  • Entry/Admission - Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Entry/Admission - Roselands Farm Park
  • Entry/Admission - Waitomo Glowworm Caves
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children below 5 years old are required to travel in a child safety car seat. If you don't have a car seat one can be rented from us for $50 per child (with 24 hours notice). Children between 5-7 years old are also recommended to be in a booster seat for their safety.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • 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
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Eric P wrote a review Mar 2020
1 contribution1 helpful vote
My wife and I loved the tour from start to finish. Our guide Michael was extremely knowledgeable, friendly, and ultimately made the long drives between destinations enjoyable. Great value for the money.
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Date of experience: March 2020
Dan e wrote a review Mar 2020
Chicago, Illinois8 contributions3 helpful votes
Coming from United States where we drive on the opposite side of road, we were apprehensive whether we should drive or do a guided tour. I am glad we did this tour. We had a great experience. Simon was our driver and guide. He was very informative. Hobbiton set was worth going
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Date of experience: February 2020
Heron R wrote a review Mar 2020
San Francisco1 contribution
I had a lovely time with Louise as our tour guide. Definitely ask to be on her group because she's a pleasure to be around and super knowledgeable. I was by myself and it was still definitely worth it. Hobbiton is amazing and definitely worth checking out. Waitomo caves
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Date of experience: March 2020
Salvatore C wrote a review Feb 2020
Denver, Colorado2 contributions1 helpful vote
All you need to know is that this company hires amazing people, and one in particular is Lance. He made the day so so good for us. He showed our family, and each guest, special attention. In particular, our 21 month old girl was especially well taken care of. He made sure he had
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PPPhase wrote a review Feb 2020
St. Marys, Georgia29 contributions5 helpful votes
My husband and I took the Cheeky Kiwi tour to Hobbiton and The Glow Worm Caves with Louise as our tour guide and driver. We had 16 on the tour. Louise is an excellent driver and very conscience of every detail. It was a very long day (12 hours) but she made it very
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About the operator

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By: Cheeky Kiwi Travel
Hobbiton Movie Set small group tour
The tour with "Lance" was made interesting with his knowlege and humor for a trip to the set that could have been d
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Best tour in Aukland
While not even a great fan of the Hobbit movies and looking for something to do in Aukland, this turned out to be
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A thoroughly excellent day out.
An excellent day tour. The opportunity to see sunrise on the journey and being on the first trip round Hobbiton mad
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Long day but two good attractions
If a tour gets me up before 6AM and has me in a van for 12 hours it better be good. Tour started out well with all
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Hobbiton day trip
We had a pleasant trip to visit Hobbiton. Michael, our tour guide/driver managed to keep everyone informed, happy,
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dan e
Highly recommend
We did this tour in February. Andrei was out driver and guide. He was very informative. Wai-O-Tapu was awesome. O
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Great tour!
Great tour! The travel agency was very ponctual and everything was perfect. Hobbiton is great fun and have a wonder
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Day trip to Milford Sounds
Went on a day tour to Milford sounds. Callum was our tour guide. His fun nature made our trip very pleasurable and
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An interesting day trip, to see the glow worms. Hobbiton is not worth the money, just a tourist trap.
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Lorraine C
What a great day!!!
It was an early start but we were met with a smile and promise of a quick coffee stop by our tour guide, Grant. He
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Fun tour with great sites.
Simon was early to pick us up at our hotel and over all a total blast to ride with. Lots of great information, but
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Excellent tour with Simon!
We have been just dropped off back to our hotel by cheeky travels guide Simon and what a fantastic day we have had
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Awesome Tour!
The tour was just amazing. The sun was out, skies were blue and we were surrounded by the beautiful Pacific Ocean.
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A great day
Grant, the driver, was super friendly and helpful with tips about almost everything. I really enjoyed the day and t
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Lance was a wonderful tour guide! He made the whole day a blast, with plenty of interesting stories and keeping us
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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