Let Bush and Beach take you on a magical journey through Middle-Earth for a fascinating fully guided tour to the largest "green" movie set int he world. Be thrilled by the Party Tree, Bilbo's home "Bag End", and the 44 Hobbit Holes in the Shire.
Let Bush and Beach take you on a magical journey through Middle-earth to the Hobbiton Movie Set from the Lord of the Rings film trilogy for a fascinating guided tour.
Travel south from Auckland over the Bombay Hills to the rich farmland of the Waikato region. You travel through the heritage town of Cambridge where tree-lined streets add to the English-style atmosphere. From here your journey takes you through undulating green hills reminding you that you are approaching Hobbiton Shire.
On arrival at Shire’s Rest you embark on your Hobbiton movie set tour. This location is the largest “green set” in the world and the only place where you get an emotional response with a movie set in a natural setting. You see 44 hobbit holes, the Mill and double arch bridge, the party tree and visit the Green Dragon Inn. At this stunning location you can take a photo at the door of Bilbo’s house, “Bag End”, looking out over the whole set to the hills in the distance.
After the tour your lunch is included at Shire’s Rest Café before heading back to Auckland.
-Pick up from inner city accomodation and travel south to Cambridge
-Stop in Cambridge for morning tea (at own expense)
-Admissions and guided tour of Hobbiton Movie Set
-Lunch at Shire’s Rest Café (included in tour cost)
-Free Hobbiton Souvenir
-Return to Auckland before the traffice starts (drop offs from 3pm)
-Bush and Beach guide stays with you all day (no transport changes for your return to Auckland)
Tour runs 7 days with pick up starting just before 7am from inner city Auckland accommodation
Morning tea in Cambridge