Tour to Hobbiton ex Shire's Rest Cafe
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. A converted wool shed, the Shire’s Rest 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. End your tour at the World-famous Green Dragon Inn where you will be presented with a complimentary, exclusively Hobbit, Southfarthing beverage.
Prices are in New Zealand Dollars (NZD). The tour is available 365 days a year.
The tour starts every 30 minutes from 08:30 to 17:30. From 1 December to 28 February every 15 minutes. However, the tour is extremely popular, so, a booking is essential!
Bring good walking shoes, sun block & a camera!
Total duration of the tour
100% cancellation fee apply if you cancel the tour within 48 hours before the tour.
501 Buckland Rd, Matamata 3472