For people who want minimum time away from Auckland and great value this tour includes driver escorted travel with full commentary to and from Hobbiton and a 2.5 hour guided tour of the Hobbiton movie set and going 'Beyond the Door' in a Hobbit home, plus buffet lunch at the Green Dragon Inn Party Marquee.

Includes ...

  • Travel to and from Hobbiton with panoramic views of the Hauraki Plains,  Waikato Farmland and Kaimai Mountains. Tour departs from and returns to Skycity Coach depot at 102 Hobson Street. Pickup and drop off at selected inner city hotels.
  • Guided tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set in its beautiful setting in part of the 500 hectare sheep and cattle farm, centre of Middle Earth. Learn from your local guide how the set was created and see the Hobbit Holes, gardens, Bag End (Bilbo and Frodo Baggins home), Party Tree, Lake, The Mill, Green Dragon Inn, and much more. New from 01 December 2023 is an immersive experience inside a 3 room  Hobbit Hole on Bagshot Row open to the public for the first time. Features include an entry hall, two bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen and dining area, a pantry, and a crackling fireplace to make you feel at home.   
  • Enjoy a feast fit for Hobbits in the Green Dragon Inn party Marquee  
  • One cold drink in the Green Dragon Inn 
  • See the mighty Waikato River, New Zealands longest river at 425 km

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JULY SPECIAL - just $230 per adult to 31 July, cannot be booked on line - email, phone or text us for bookings and pay by internet transfer, EFTPOS or cash at our office 


Tour 101 

Depart Auckland Skycity terminal at 7.15am - return about 3.30pm.

$269 per adult.
$230 per child age 10-14.
$200 per child under 10    

This tour may be reserved and paid on line up to midnight 2 days before day of travel.  If you wish to travel within 2 days of booking please call, text, or email us 

This tour is usually by Great Sights big bus but may be in our driver escorted people mover or mini bus

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