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Peter Jacksons Lord of the Rings Movie set 'Hobbiton'
Guided tour including all entrance fees, complimentary bottled water.
Price Adults - NZ $149 children (5-15 years) $129 "
Duration 6 Hours
Embark on a full day magical journey through Middle Earth!
A day Tour from Tauranga (or your Ship) , to see the famous Lord of the Rings and Hobbit Movie set on this 6 hour tour to Matamata just over the hills from Tauranga. An hours scenic drive brings you to the sheep farm selected by Peter Jackson for his movie masterpieces.
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 to a movie set in a natural setting. You see 44 hobbit holes, the Mill and double arch bridge and the party tree. 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. The tour ends with a visit to the Green Dragon Inn for a drink.
After the tour, you take a snack or your lunch at Shire's Rest Café ( cost additional ) before heading back to Tauranga
On our return sample Honey products at Mossops honey and enjoy a yummy Kiwi ice cream and a look at the picturesque McClarens Falls Park and stunning views fro the Minden lookout.
Watch the Hobbiton video overview http-::www.youtube.com:watch?v=ysOAVDSgNqA
Arrow Tours provides you with a Trusted New Zealand Tour Service. You are guaranteed a fantastic day and you will be back to your ship on time.