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“I’ve seen the extended versions of LOTR and the Hobbit, my daughter (10yrs) only recently just watched LOTR and Ollie our tour guide made our day, fun, memorable and super informative especially for her!! Ollie kn...”
Hobbtion™ is the only intact set from the 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit' trilogies, spread over 12 acres. Don’t miss any of the highlights with a guide who takes you through the stories and scenes on the...read more
“He was very friendly, funny and always made sure that we got the best timing, he was very knowledgeable in what he’s doing, always shared all the details and fun facts in our way in both hobbiton and glowworm caves.”
Visit two of New Zealand’s top attractions on a combo trip from Auckland. Explore the Shire’s hobbit holes and get a drink at the Green Dragon Inn on a Hobbiton Movie Set tour—a favorite for 'Lord of the...read more
“Starting with our awesome tour driver Kreigh (Cheeky Kiwi Tours), who kept us laughing while enlightening us all with info on Hobbiton, Matamata, and New Zealand, to how well everything was organized, and how ever...”
The Hobbiton Movie Set in Matamata is a popular New Zealand attraction, so going with a small group of fans makes it more intimate. From Auckland, hop on a minibus customized with Wi-Fi access, drop-down screens,...read more
Departs 9:00am. A must do for all Lord of the Rings fans! Join us for a magical journey to Middle Earth where you can become part of the wonder that was created called Hobbiton! The Hobbiton Movie set was used for...read more
“I enjoyed this tour for several reasons: it is small and personal, the Hobbit tour is a dream come true for a Tolkien fan like me and lastly our driver, Tania, is so much fun, friendly, helpful and knowledgeable o...”
Visit New Zealand’s must-see Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves on a comprehensive full-day tour from Auckland. Along with a guided bus tour of the 'Lord of the Rings' locale and a boat cruise through...read more
“We also managed to squeeze in a quick to stop at the waterfall, kiwi fruit plantation and some scenic views.”
“It is definitely worth doing the banquet tour and New Zealand Discovery tours (Andrew) made it easy and relaxing, picking us up curbside in Rotorua, telling us all about NZ and its history, giving us tips to make...”
“Thanks to Chris and also for showing us an amazing photo spots Don’t believe to people who is saying that it’s just a movie set , it’s much more ️ Breathtaking views, unforgettable nature of NZ and emotions th...”
Fans of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movies will love the chance to visit this set on an easy day trip from Auckland. It’s located in Matamata, in the scenic Waikato region, so enjoy the views en route. Take...read more
“... choose,I assure you Cheeky Kiwi Travel is the best option,we had this amazing tour with Lance,he’s the best tour guide I have ever met.he’s very funny,knowledgeable, and warm-hearted,he made the trip so much fun!”
Travelers with limited time in New Zealand who want to check out some of the North Island's top attractions will love this action-packed day tour. Departing Auckland, stop at the Hobbiton Movie Set, for a...read more
“my visitors from Canada was amaze to see the beauty of new zealand and the tour guide that we have on that day thanks for the Auckland scenic tours and my visitors next plan to is the beautiful south island.”
“... Auckland, beautiful winding roads which are too narrow for larger tourist buses and on the way back from Hobiton to Auckland also take a different route back so plenty of beautiful rolling hills and scenic views.”
A visit to the Hobbiton Movie Set is a must for fans of the 'Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit' films. This tour lets you venture even further into the mythical world of Middle Earth with a guided tour followed by...read more
“Even though it was a long day, our bus driver Chris kept us entertained, with his amazing knowledge of NZ history and short stops to see different things on the way and ensured we were early for our tours to enabl...”
Visit three top New Zealand destinations—the Hobbiton Movie Set, Rotorua, and Waitomo Caves—in a single day of exploring on this tour from Auckland or Rotorua. Float down an underground river lit only by sparkling...read more
our tour guides are multi lingual and have 10 years experience and we provide services so that our customers feel comfortable and enjoy their trip,our vehicles are fully air-condition with Luxury seats.
“Thanks to Mai and Ali from Auckland and Beyond Tours who brought us to this movie set with a lot of informative stories to tell about Auckland.”
The Hobbiton Movie Set is one of the world’s largest and most impressive open-air filming sites, used for both the 'Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit' trilogies. On this full-day, small-group tour, explore the...read more
“I can't speak about the bus rides or arrangements regarding transportation since we drove ourselves but we're so grateful to have just gotten last minute holiday appointments at both attractions.”
“In addition to Hobbiton, we were treated to a walk to a waterfall in McLaren Falls Park, walk through the rocks and pools of another large waterfall, stop for terrific photo opportunities in Tauranga and on the wa...”
For fans of The Lord of the Rings, the Hobbiton Movie Set is a must see attraction. Located at Matamata in Waikato, you can go on a magical tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set and check out the many Hobbit Holes and see...read more
“Overall, Lance and the Cheeky Kiwi Travel company made the experience very easy and fun! PS-if lance is your tour guide and you stop for ice cream get the hokey pokey ice cream.”
Experience the world-famous Lord of The Rings Hobbiton Movie Set plus the Waitomo Glowworm Caves all in one day. This unforgettable combo tour takes you to the top tourist attractions in the North Island....read more
“They gave a great history of the area and this complemented the private tour without much overlap.”
“A fun trip, mostly outdoors, lots of walking, so I wouldn't recommend for those with wheelchairs or walkers, or severe walking impediments.”
“... the best itinerary that was perfectly tailored for our needs and interests and combined reasonable cost and reliability of large public touring companies with flexibility and luxury of custom private tours.”
This tour takes you to Peter Jackson’s Lord of The Rings and Hobbit Movie Set, where you will be amazed at the beauty of the sheep farm with its rolling hills and the Hobbit Holes as seen in the movies, and add the...read more
“The tour itself was great,set on a beautiful family farm and our Guide explained fully whilst showing us Hobbiton, great photos and a drink in the Green dragon pub(included in the ticket price), a really fun tour...”
“... we made our way to Rotorua and Te Puia, and spent most of the day in Te Puia with the lunch and exploring the park, from the geyer, mud pools, kiwi birds, the Cultural Institute, and welcoming ceremony concert.”
“I’ve been on a chopper ride and throughout different city tours, but his knowledge of the indigenous Maori Tribe (and language), local fare, traditions, history, etc., is second to none.”
Combine two of New Zealand’s top destinations: the Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves. Explore each popular attraction in a small-group setting, so there’s no need to compete for your guide’s attention....read more
“Spent hours there and could even be there longer as the park is fantastic and the geysers amazing.”