Hobbiton Movie Set Tour & Lunch From Shires Rest

Hobbiton Movie Set Tour & Lunch From Shires Rest

Experience the real Middle-earth with a visit to the Hobbiton Movie Set, the bucolic setting for The Shire that featured in the Peter Jackson directed films, The Lord of the Rings.

Fall in love with the Alexander family sheep farm, just as acclaimed director Sir Peter Jackson did, as you journey through the unequivocal beauty of the land, with the mighty Kaimai Ranges towering in the distance. Your guide will then escort you around the set, showing the intricate detailing, pointing out the most famous locations and explaining how the movie magic was made.

You will be fully guided around the 12-acre set; past Hobbit Holes, the Mill and into the world-famous Green Dragon Inn, where you will be presented with a complimentary, exclusive Hobbit South farthing beverage to conclude your own Middle-earth adventure.

Experience the taste of the Shire with a delicious buffet lunch served in the Party Marquee. Your meal is served buffet style with shared table seating. Lunch will be served after your tour for morning bookings, or before your tour with afternoon bookings.

Tour Info

Tour Type: Cultural & Themed Day Tours
From: Matamata to Matamata
Price: From (NZD) $120 per person
Duration: 3 Hour
Tour Code: HMSFTL

Inclusions

Travel by coach from Shires Rest to the farm
Tour starts with a drive through the 1,250 acre sheep farm
Guided escort through the 10 acre Hobbiton Movie Set
Buffet Lunch in the Party Marquee
Return transfer to Shires Rest

Tour Departures

  • Frequency: Departs daily
  • Departure Point: Shire’s Rest, 501 Buckland Road, Hinuera, Matamata
  • Departure Times: 09:50am if you wish to do the tour before lunch or 1:20pm if you wish to do the tour after lunch
  • Duration:3 hours.
  • Return Details: Shire’s Rest, 501 Buckland Road, Hinuera, Matamata
  • Closed: Christmas Day

Important Information

  • Children 0-8 years tour free. Youth (9-16 years) rates apply only if accompanied by an adult.
  • This tour must be booked at least 72 hours in advance of travel.
  • Confirmation for this product will be received within 24 hours of booking, subject to availability.
  • Tour is operated in English unless otherwise stated.
  • Complete operator information, including opening times and local contact telephone numbers are included on your e-voucher.

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Hobbiton Movie Set Tour & Lunch From Shires Rest
Sightseeing Tours
Tour Code: HMSFTL
From (NZD) $120 per person
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