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Auckland to Rotorua via Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Movie Set One-Way Private provided by TIME Unlimited Tours

Auckland to Rotorua via Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Movie Set One-Way Private

Auckland to Rotorua via Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Movie Set One-Way Private
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from $673.43 per adult
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Last updated: Jul 21, 2020
A note from Auckland to Rotorua via Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Movie Set One-Way Private
We meet and exceed all safety measures to keep both our guests and our wonderful team of guides safe. Our safety measures adapt based on requirements to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all.
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Face masks provided for travelers
About
Optimise your time in New Zealand with this Private Luxury Tour from Auckland to Rotorua. Incorporate visits to both Waitomo Glowworm Caves and Hobbiton Movie Set into the journey. Pick-up in Auckland and drop-off in Rotorua.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 5213P36
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
Fully guided Private Tour in Mercedes luxury vehicle. • Pick-up/drop-off in Auckland incl airport/cruise terminal. • Tour times: Auckland 8am to Rotorua 6pm (flexible). • Complimentary snacks & water. • All tours support local eco-cultural initiatives.
Exclusions
Entry fees to attractions: Waitomo Glowworm Caves NZ$53 p.p. • , Hobbiton Movie Set Tour NZ$84 p.p. Private Hobbiton Tours NZ$750 first 4 guests, then NZ$84 p.p. • Entry/Admission - Matamata i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
Duration
8h
Departure details
Traveler pickup is offered.
Pick-up/drop-off in Auckland incl airport/cruise terminal.
Sky Tower, Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand In front of main entrance of Sky Tower
Rotorua, Bay of Plenty 3010, New Zealand Drop-off in Rotorua. Please advise Rotorua drop-off location when booking, or if not yet known then once you know
Airports:
Auckland Intl Airport, Auckland Central, Auckland New Zealand
Ports:
Level 1, Ports of Auckland Building/1 Sunderland St, Parnell, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Inclusions
Fully guided Private Tour in Mercedes luxury vehicle. • Pick-up/drop-off in Auckland incl airport/cruise terminal. • Tour times: Auckland 8am to Rotorua 6pm (flexible). • Complimentary snacks & water. • All tours support local eco-cultural initiatives.
Exclusions
Entry fees to attractions: Waitomo Glowworm Caves NZ$53 p.p. • , Hobbiton Movie Set Tour NZ$84 p.p. Private Hobbiton Tours NZ$750 first 4 guests, then NZ$84 p.p. • Entry/Admission - Matamata i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
Departure details
Traveler pickup is offered.
Pick-up/drop-off in Auckland incl airport/cruise terminal.
Sky Tower, Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand In front of main entrance of Sky Tower
Rotorua, Bay of Plenty 3010, New Zealand Drop-off in Rotorua. Please advise Rotorua drop-off location when booking, or if not yet known then once you know
Airports:
Auckland Intl Airport, Auckland Central, Auckland New Zealand
Ports:
Level 1, Ports of Auckland Building/1 Sunderland St, Parnell, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
8h
Return details
Rotorua, Bay of Plenty 3010, New Zealand Drop-off in Rotorua. Please advise Rotorua drop-off location when booking, or if not yet known then once you know
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Near public transportation
Infant seats available
Most travelers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Sky Tower
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Matamata i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission excluded
    Combine a luxury transfer from Auckland to Rotorua with a visit to 2 world-famous attractions in New Zealand: Waitomo Glowworm Caves and Hobbiton Movie Set. The Waitomo Caves, which are located about 2.5 hours south of Auckland, is iconic in New Zealand and beyond. On this tour we travel via the Thermal Explorer Highway touring route, taking in the special region as we drive through the beautiful countryside of the Waikato and King Country. As we drive southward, we show you sacred Taupiri Mountain as well as Ngaruawahia, the site of Turangawaewae Marae (Maori meeting place) and seat of New Zealand’s Maori King. At Waitomo, experience the underground wonderland that is Waitomo Glowworm Caves with thousands of Glowworms as the major attraction. We continue on to the Hobbiton Movie Set near the rural town of Matamata, made world-famous as the original setting of Sir Peter Jackson’s “The Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” trilogies. On the 2-hour tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set, get astonishing insights into how these movies were made and which parts of the movies were filmed here. Not only movie fans will enjoy this unique experience with inside views of the Hobbit village including Hobbit Holes, Bag End, The Green Dragon Inn and astonishing facts about the filmmaking and spectacular landscape all around. Then continue on to Rotorua to drop you off after a great private tour where you have been able to see 2 of New Zealand’s most famous attractions. Please note we can also tour you around Rotorua in the following days with our intimate knowledge of this region and all of New Zealand, so please ask us!
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  • You'll end at
    Rotorua
    Bay of Plenty 3010, New Zealand
    Drop-off in Rotorua. Please advise Rotorua drop-off location when booking, or if not yet known then once you know
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