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Rotorua to Auckland via Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Caves OneWay Private Tour provided by TIME Unlimited Tours

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Rotorua to Auckland via Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Caves OneWay Private Tour

Rotorua to Auckland via Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Caves OneWay Private Tour
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
8h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Near public transportation
Ticket type:
Mobile
About
Experience two iconic NZ visitor attractions in one amazing day starting in Rotorua and ending in Auckland. See the iconic Hobbiton Movie Set, the world-famous Waitomo Glowworms Caves and travel through the beautiful Waikato region.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • 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: 8h
  • 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: 5213P37
Important information
Inclusions
  • Fully guided Private Tour in Mercedes luxury vehicle.
  • Pick-up Rotorua and drop-off Auckland.
  • Tour times: Rotorua 8am to Auckland 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 Rotorua and drop-off Auckland.
  • Rotorua 3010, New Zealand Please advise Rotorua pick-up location
  • Airports:
  • Rotorua Airport, Rotorua New Zealand
  • Ports:
  • Redwoods i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, Titokorangi Drive, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua 3010, 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 Rotorua and drop-off Auckland.
  • Tour times: Rotorua 8am to Auckland 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 Rotorua and drop-off Auckland.
  • Rotorua 3010, New Zealand Please advise Rotorua pick-up location
  • Airports:
  • Rotorua Airport, Rotorua New Zealand
  • Ports:
  • Redwoods i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, Titokorangi Drive, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua 3010, 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
  • Auckland, New Zealand Drop-off in Auckland. Please advise Auckland 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 Rotorua to Auckland via Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Caves OneWay 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
    Rotorua
    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 Rotorua to Auckland with a visit to 2 world-famous attractions in New Zealand: Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves. After pick-up in Rotorua, we drive across the Mamaku Plateau 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. We then continue on to Waitomo Caves, located in the King Country in the Waikato region. 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 New Zealand’s North Island. At Waitomo, experience the underground wonderland that is Waitomo Glowworm Caves with thousands of Glowworms as the major attraction. As we drive northward on the journey from Waitomo to Auckland, 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. Be dropped off in Auckland after combining a transfer from Rotorua to Auckland with exploring some of the most beautiful parts of Aotearoa / New Zealand. This Private One-Way Tour from Rotorua via Waitomo Glowworm Caves and Hobbiton Movie Set to Auckland allows you to see 2 of New Zealand’s most famous attractions in one amazing day.
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  • You'll end at
    Auckland
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Drop-off in Auckland. Please advise Auckland drop-off location when booking, or if not yet known then once you know.
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