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Hobbiton Movie Set Tour & Buried Village Experience

Experience the magic of great value Hobbiton Movie Set Tour and the geothermal oasis of Rotorua in a exclusive luxury private tour from Auckland. Walk into the real-world landscape on a walking tour of the Hobbiton™ Movie Set and listen to the haunting echoes of the past at the Buried Village of Te Wairoa, one of the most visited archaeological site where stories of the 1886 Mt. Tarawera volcanic eruption come to life and telling tales of the 8th Wonder of the World, the Pink and White Terraces including a café style lunch along the way.

Duration

Full Day

Location

Auckland, Matamata & Rotorua

Tour Type

Private Tour

Hobbiton & Archaeology

Price From

NZ $599

Per Person

Tour Summary

Experience the magic of great value Hobbiton Movie Set Tour and the geothermal oasis of Rotorua in a exclusive luxury private tour from Auckland. Walk into the real-world landscape on a walking tour of the Hobbiton™ Movie Set and listen to the haunting echoes of the past at the Buried Village of Te Wairoa, one of the most visited archaeological site where stories of the 1886 Mt. Tarawera volcanic eruption come to life and telling tales of the 8th Wonder of the World, the Pink and White Terraces including a café style lunch along the way.

Tour Highlights

  • Listen to the fascinating stories from your guide as you explore the 12-acre set.

  • Chance to step into a real The Lord of the Rings film set and remarkable 360-degree views of the rolling Kaimai ranges.

  • See where major scenes were filmed and discover behind-the-scenes secrets.

  • Opportunity to have a drink at the cosy Green Dragon Inn.

  • Amazing photo opportunities in front of every hobbit hole.

  • Encounter the award-winning Museum of Te Wairoa exhibition.

  • View the extensive collection of excavated objects from the 1800’s.

  • Explore the archaeological sites which reveal the devastation.

  • Gain unique insights on a self-guided walk across the Buried Village of Te Wairoa. 

  • Take the beautiful waterfall trail which showcases the stunning Te Wairoa Falls.

Journey Inclusions

  • Fully guided private return transfers from Auckland.

  • Complimentary pick up and drop off from Auckland.

  • Complimentary refreshments and water onboard.

  • Complimentary high-speed internet onboard the minibus.

  • A local English-speaking tour escort throughout the journey.

  • Luxurious temperature-controlled private transportation in a minibus.

  • Exclusive immersive activities and interaction with local communities.

  • Built-in leisure time, to explore destinations as you wish.

Tour Inclusions

  • Admission to 2 hours fully guided experience at Hobbiton Movie Set.

  • Complimentary Hobbiton beverages at Green Dragon Inn.

  • Admission to the self-guided walk to Buried Village of Te Wairoa.

  • Access to Te Wairoa Trail and Waterfalls.

  • Admission to café style lunch in Rotorua.

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