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Small group tour from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set in a Luxury Van

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    Hobbiton Movie Set
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
    You will be picked up from your hotel from 6:00am for a 6:30am departure on a comfortable scenic drive across Auckland’s Southern Corridor, the Bombay Hills and the Hauraki Plains towards Matamata where you would see Lord of the Rings story unfold through the redone movie set. This movie set is located on a family run farm, the tour would reveal how this picturesque farmland was transformed into the Shire from Middle Earth. Discover the rolling hillside, walkways and Hobbiton holes from the movies. Experienced guides will guide and give you interesting facts about how the movies were made. See live the Hobbiton Holes, the Green Dragon Inn, The Mill and the Party Tree. Your Middle Earth adventure will end with a complimentary ale, beer, cider or ginger beer at the Green Dragon Inn. Your tour will continue through the farming region with its different animals and picturesque sceneries, along New Zealand’s Longest river to your drop off in Auckland City. Estimated arrival time of 1:00pm to 1:15pm depended on weather and traffic conditions.
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Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from all hotels in the Auckland Downtown


  • Auckland Intl Airport, Auckland Central, Auckland New Zealand


  • Queens wharf
  • Princess wharf
Departure Time
6:30 AM
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • WiFi on board
  • Return transfers to all Auckland CBD hotels & Ports of Auckland
  • Entry/Admission - Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Minimum numbers apply
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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My family and I had the most wonderful day ever. Our driver Kris was so professional and provide us with such VIP care. The luxury van was amazing and felt like we were riding in a Limo. It was a hot day and he provided us with cold water and snacks. I would recommend you do
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Response from Black_Car_Transfers, Owner at Small group tour from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set in a Luxury Van
Responded 17 Dec 2019
Hi Kristin It was a pleasure having you all on this tour and we are happy that you liked our vehicle with the services and amenities that is standard across all our tours. Hope to have you onboard on your next visit to Auckland
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By: Black Car Transfers & Tours
18 reviews
Auckland city tour
We throughly enjoy our tour of the Auckland city kris was great he has a lot of knowledge of the great city thank
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Richard and Gaylin
Kris was a Great tour guide we enjoyed our tour and the Hobbiton movie set was a really a special place to visit.
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Campbell, California
We had a great time on the tour. Kris was wonderful and it was a such a nice trip! He made extra stops along the
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Corona, California
Amazing memorable experience
My family and I had the most wonderful day ever. Our driver Kris was so professional and provide us with such VIP
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Pearl City, Hawaii
Excellent tour guide
Went on a tour to Hobbiton movie set and Waitomo Caves. Chris, our driver, was an excellent Tour guide. He gave
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Very easy to use and professional
Communication was super easy and the company was quick to change the time when we requested. The driver was
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Hobbiton set visit
Our transport was upgraded to a private tour, and we were not just picked up at our hotel, but our luggage went
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Great family tour
Black car transfers went way beyond for an awesome day of visiting Hobbiton Movie set & Waitomo Cave
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Service Excellence - Awesome experience
We have, as a family, experienced first class service. Our trip to New Zealand was worth it because of Blackcar
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Wanaka, New Zealand
On time - every time!
Perfect service from Kris and his lovely vehicles. Always meets me at the airport with a smile, a bottle of water
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Fantastic service
Travelled to Auckland on business and couldn't fault the service - very professional, friendly and got me to and
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Smart/Prompt/Reliable and Satisfaction
Thumbs up to Black Car Transfers and Tours for providing such a wonderful, safe and enjoyable service to my
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very fun tour
i took the family and i on the tour and just like to say .amazing . enoyied ourselfs .thank you very much
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Awesome tour
Chris was a great tour guide with New Zealand's history and his driving skills,a bit of an early start but well
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Airport Pickup
Kris was very friendly and provided a great airport drop off service. He was able to change my drop off location
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Key Details
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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