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

Auckland to Rotorua via Hobbiton Movie Set One-Way Private Tour

Auckland to Rotorua via Hobbiton Movie Set One-Way Private Tour
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
7h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Near public transportation
Ticket type:
Mobile
About
This Private One-Way Tour allows you to travel from Auckland to Rotorua and incorporate a visit to the iconic Hobbiton Movie Set into the journey. Travel in style to “Middle Earth” before you arrive like a moviestar in the Geothermal city of Rotorua.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
What to expect
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 5213P34
Important information
Inclusions
  • Fully guided Private Tour in Mercedes luxury vehicle.
  • Pick-up/drop-off in Auckland incl airport/cruise terminal.
  • Tour times: Auckland 9am to Rotorua 4pm (flexible).
  • Complimentary snacks & water.
  • All tours support local eco-cultural initiatives.
Exclusions
  • Entry fee: Movie Set Hobbiton Movie Set Tour NZ$84 p.p.
  • Private Hobbiton Tour NZ$750 first 4 guests, then NZ$84 p.p.
  • Entry/Admission - Matamata i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
Duration
7h
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Pick-up/drop-off in Auckland incl airport/cruise terminal.
  • Sky Tower, Victoria Street West, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand Outside main entrance of SkyTower in Downtown Auckland. Please advise Downtown accommodation when booking, or advise us 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.
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
Inclusions
  • Fully guided Private Tour in Mercedes luxury vehicle.
  • Pick-up/drop-off in Auckland incl airport/cruise terminal.
  • Tour times: Auckland 9am to Rotorua 4pm (flexible).
  • Complimentary snacks & water.
  • All tours support local eco-cultural initiatives.
Exclusions
  • Entry fee: Movie Set Hobbiton Movie Set Tour NZ$84 p.p.
  • Private Hobbiton Tour 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 CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand Outside main entrance of SkyTower in Downtown Auckland. Please advise Downtown accommodation when booking, or advise us 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
7h
Return details
  • Rotorua, 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
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: Oct 20, 2021
A note from Auckland to Rotorua via Hobbiton Movie Set One-Way Private Tour
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
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • 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
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
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: 2 hours - Admission excluded
    This hugely popular private tour combines a luxury transfer from Auckland to Rotorua with a visit to the world-famous Hobbiton Movie Set at a time convenient to you and with flexibility to suit your interests. On the way to “Middle Earth”, we drive through prime New Zealand countryside with its rolling hills and fertile pastures. The route takes us through a string of small, historic river towns and offers beautiful views of the beautiful farming region of the Waikato, named after the Waikato River, New Zealand’s longest. Our destination of Matamata, commonly referred to as Hobbiton since its inception as a major filming location for Peter Jackson’s world-famous “The Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” trilogies. It lies in an idyllic landscape with sheep farms and wonderful views towards the Kaimai Ranges in the east. On arrival at the famous Hobbiton Movie Set, you will go on a 2-hour tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set. This will give you 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 one 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
    Rotorua, New Zealand
    Drop-off in Rotorua. Please advise Rotorua drop-off location when booking, or if not yet known then once you know.
    See address & details
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