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Hobbiton Movie Set Guided Tour

Product ID: 114922
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Experience the magic of a guided Hobbiton Movie Set tour! Immerse yourself in the sights, smells, sounds and tastes of the Shire as featured in the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies.
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Duration 2 hours
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Wheelchair accessible

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  • Join the official guided tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Listen to fascinating stories from your guide as you explore the 12-acre set
  • See where major scenes were filmed and discover behind-the-scene secrets
  • Enjoy a drink at The Green Dragon Inn
  • Take your photo in front of one of the hobbit holes
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Step into the stunning landscapes of the Shire, as seen in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies. Take a once in a lifetime opportunity to see the only set that remains intact from the movie trilogies. Choose from two options when booking: an English or Mandarin tour. 

Wander the rambling paths of The Shire and see the Hobbit Holes in the rolling hillsides. Follow your guide around the set as they show you the most famous locations and explain how the movie magic was made. Walk around the 12-acre set, past Hobbit Holes, the Mill.

Then, step into the world-famous Green Dragon Inn. Sample an exclusive, specially brewed beverage to conclude your own Middle-Earth adventure.
  • Guided tour of the Hobbiton movie set
  • Complimentary beverage at the Green Dragon Inn

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Meeting point

The Shire's Rest, 501 Buckland Rd, Hinuera, Matamata

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Important information
Know before you go
• This is a guided walking tour and sensible footwear is recommended
• The only way to access the Hobbiton Movie Set is with a guided tour
• Children aged 0-8 years may join the tour for free with a full-paying adult and must have a ticket allocated
• Tours operate in all weather conditions; umbrellas are provided in the event of rain
• There is uneven terrain on the set; approximately 75% is wheelchair accessible
• The Hobbiton Movie Set Tour inclusive of transfers from Rotorua is available for purchase separately on GetYourGuide
• Children participate for free but must have tickets allocated prior to arrival and be accompanied by a full paying adult, please ensure you select a ticket for all children in your group

From US$ 63.35 per person

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