Tour to Hobbiton ex Rotorua
Peter Jackson’s trilogies The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit were filmed in Middle-earth and you can walk through the lush pastures and admire the terraces of Hobbit Holes in the Shire itself, deep in the heart of Waikato. Starting at the Hobbiton Movie Set Store,1235 Fenton St, Rotorua, you’ll be picked up & taken for a scenic drive to the Shire’s Rest. A converted wool shed, it is surrounded by stunning landscapes and far-reaching views of Mount Te Aroha and the Kaimai Ranges. From here, you will be given the opportunity to see this iconic movie set in all its glory.
Your guide will escort you around the 12 acre set, pointing out intricate details, the most famous locations & revealing a bit of the movie magic! Explore Bag End, where Bilbo & Frodo’s adventures began, get lost amongst all the Hobbit holes and visit the Mill and the fabulous Party Tree. Before returning to Shire’s Rest & Rotorua, end your tour at the World-famous Green Dragon Inn where you will be presented with a complimentary, exclusively Hobbit, Southfarthing beverage. Book well in advance to avoid disappointment & bring good walking shoes, sun block & a camera!
Prices are in New Zealand Dollars (NZD). The tour is available each day except Christmas Day.
Total duration of the tour
4 hours 30 minutes
100% cancellation fee apply if you cancel the tour within 48 hours before the tour.
1235 Fenton st, Rotorua