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Auckland & Beyond Tours

406 reviews
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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About Auckland & Beyond Tours
If you are looking to explore New Zealand and it's hidden gems, join our Daily tours departing every day from Auckland or We can customize a private tour anywhere in New Zealand. We Offer Day Trips from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set, Waitomo Glow Worm Caves, Te Puia in Rotorua, Piha Beach & Waterfalls, Coromandel and Bay of Islands. We also Customise Tours & Iteniraries around New Zealand depending on your time, budget and interests. Book with us now for unique and unforgettable memories in New Zealand.
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61 reviews
For fans of the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films, visiting the official Hobbiton Movie Set is a truly unforgettable experience. On this tour, enjoy comfortable round-trip transport from Auckland and extra attention from your guide thanks to the small group size. On arrival, explore the famous film set on a guided tour, hear behind-the-scenes stories about the making of the movies, and see the Hobbit Holes, The Mill, and the Double Arched bridge. There will also be free time to shop for souvenirs or purchase lunch at the Shire’s Rest Café.
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$106.82 per adult
39 reviews
Visit the Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glow Worm Cave on this full-day tour from Auckland. Experience an important Middle-earth and ‘Lord of the Rings’ location on the guided tour of Hobbiton, and sip a refreshment at The Green Dragon Inn. Afterward, take in the twinkling light of glow worms at Waitomo. Ensure your admission to two of New Zealand’s top destinations by booking this tour in advance.
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$237.00 per adult
Luxury Small Group: Guided Hobbiton Movie Set Excursion - Early Access
3 reviews
Beat the crowds at the Hobbiton Movie Set with a guaranteed early access admission ticket on this full-day tour from Auckland. Join a 2-hour guided tour of the Hobbiton set for an in-depth experience of the famous Lord of the Rings site. Top off your tour with a complimentary beverage at the Green Dragon Inn, and included refreshments on board the luxury van. Includes pickup and drop-off at Auckland city hotels or your cruise ship.
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$166.23 per adult
7 reviews
Visit two of New Zealand’s most popular attractions on this full-day tour. First, head to Middle Earth and take a 2-hour guided tour around the 12-acre Hobbiton Movie set. Then, make your way to Rotorua and discover the incredible Geothermal Valley. See the largest geyser in the southern hemisphere, jump in mud pools, see live kiwi birds, and learn the history of the native Maori people.
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$243.67 per adult
Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland & Hobbiton Movie Set - Excursion from Auckland
3 reviews
Take a 1-day tour from Auckland and visit two of New Zealand’s most famous sites, the Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland and Hobbiton Movie Set. Discover the multi-colored geothermal landscape of Waiotapu and experience the Lady Knox Geyser. Then head to The Shire for a 2-hour guided tour through Tolkien’s mythical land and visit sights such as the Green Dragon Inn, the Hobbit Holes, and Middle-earth on the 12-acre movie set.
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$333.80 per adult
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked this tour for Sunday but my husband fell ill, we were not able to make it. Met the driver and told him about the situation and he said he would speak to his supervisor. Later in the afternoon when we contacted the office...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am really glad I took part in the Hobbiton tour fromAuckland! We were picked up from our hotel in a nice bus with WiFi, complimentary snack and water. The 2,5 hours long journey was really pleasant thank to our driver, Chris. He was entertaining...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we had our tour to Hobbiton with our guide and driver Chris. The 2 hours drive was fun, SAFE and we enjoyed some snacks on the way. Chris explained us a lot of interesting facts about Auckland and the small towns we drove through....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I seriously made a Trip Advisor page just to write this review. My family had Chris on our Hobbiton and Waitomo Cave tour from Auckland, a full day trip that was one to remember. Not only is the tour so well guided (we were able...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great early start with Martin our driver. Very informative and friendly. The transport was very comfortable, and it was nice having a small group size. The tour was great fun, I have never seen any of the movies and I still thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank ElizasTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chris was amazing! He warmly welcomed everyone like family and was very happy and enthusiastic all throughout the tour. Hope to have him again next tour!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We would like to say thank you to Chris (our tour guide), he was great with knowledge of NZ. He made the day fun. We booked a day trip for Hobbiton Movie Set & Waitomo Cave, you must go to Hobbiton if you are in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Aucklandandbeyond, Manager at Auckland & Beyond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for recommending Auckland & Beyond Tours. We are proud to have the most knowledgeable tour guides to guarantee a mind blowing experience for our guests.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was such and uniq experience today. I didn’t expected to have tour even while driving to the Hobbiton place. 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...More

Thank asyatkovskaya
Aucklandandbeyond, Manager at Auckland & Beyond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for this superb feedback!

Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Had Chris as our guide. He educated us on many NZ cultural aspects we were unaware of. He made sure all us knew the timings of our itinerary to keep us on time. Once he learned some members of our group had an airport shuttle...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Aucklandandbeyond, Manager at Auckland & Beyond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining Auckland & Beyond Tours daily trip to The Hobbiton Movie Set. As you have experienced, we take our guests on a journey through our local culture, cuisine & History. We treat each person as family each second of the trip. Thanks...More

Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Great day, Chris bent over backwards to accommodate us. Fun commentary, took great pics of our group, patient and service-minded. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Aucklandandbeyond, Manager at Auckland & Beyond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing Auckland and Beyond Tours.

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March 12, 2019|
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Response from Aucklandandbeyond | Property representative |
Kia Ora (Hello), Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, we do pick up and drop off guests at the cruise ship terminal and yes, you have time to see Waitomo Glow Worm Caves. Please feel free to contact us for more details or... More
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Escape104040
December 7, 2018|
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Response from Aucklandandbeyond | Property representative |
Hello Kanchan, We have different options that can suit your itinerary: Option 1: Small group tour 21st Dec: Waitomo Glow Worm Caves + Rotorua: (Price: $395 per Adult & $195 per child) Option 2: Private Tour 20th Dec: Pick... More
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PhamT1234
November 16, 2018|
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Hello, Thanks for your enquiry. Yes, we can pick you up from Auckland take you to Waitomo Glow Worm Caves, Hobbiton Movie Set and drop you off in Rotorua. Price per person: $549 NZD Includes: entry tickets, transport, tour... More
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