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Hobbiton, Waitomo & Rotorua half day free

2 Day Tour

Tour Details

This special tour is offered only by Navi - enjoy 3 popular destinations in two days!

Head to Rotorua via the Hobbiton Movie Set Tour and the Waitomo Glowworm Caves! Your buffet lunch at the Hobbiton is included this tour. Before the depart for Auckland, you will have a plenty of time in Rotorua so you can arrange your own sightseeing by yourself. Optional tours are available on request. Please feel free to ask!

This tour runs from 1 person so don't worry if you travel by yourself!!

DAY 1 - Departing from Auckland, we visit the Hobbiton Movie Set and the Waitomo Glowworm Caves on the way. We stay overnight in Rotorua ( or longer if you wish ).

DAY 2 - Enjoy your free time. Departing Rotorua in the afternoon and head back to Auckland.

Waitomo Glow worm Caves

The glow worm, Arachnocampa luminosa, is unique to New Zealand.

Thousands of these tiny creatures radiate their unmistakable luminescent light as our expert guides provide informative commentary on the Cave’s historical and geological significance.

Waitomo glowworm caves are a must see for any traveler, and were featured in Quora's 27 Surreal Places to Visit Before You Die.

Hobbiton Movie Set

Discover the real Middle-earth on the most picturesque private farmland near Matamata in the North Island of New Zealand, where you can visit the Hobbiton Movie Set from The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit film trilogy in a fascinating guided tour.

The set has been completely rebuilt and can be seen just as it appeared in the films.

All tours groups visit the Green Dragon Inn as part of their tour and receive a complimentary refreshment.

Rotorua

Rotorua is known for bubbling mud pools, shooting geysers and natural hot springs, as well as showcasing our fascinating Maori culture.

You will have free time till the departure in Rotorua.

Special Notes

Tour Includes:

  • Includes full round-trip transportation from Auckland, by Coach.
  • Complimentary pick up at selecte accommodation in Auckland.
  • Complimentary drop off at selected accommodation in Rotorua.
  • Admission to the Hobbiton Movie Set and 1 drink at Green Dragon Inn.
  • Admission to the Waitomo Glowworm Caves.
  • Buffet lunch on Day 1 is included.
  • English-speaking driver for the shuttle transport.
  • Both Hobbiton & Waitomo Caves provides their own English-speaking local guides for that portion of the tour.

☆ Accommodation in Rotorua is not included. We will help you choose from several options, depending on your budget and taste.

Trip Plan

Tour Length: Minimum 2 days ( Can be extended if you wish )

Minimum Number: From 1 person. If you would like to book a group as a charter, please contact us for a quote.

Itinerary:

DAY 1
08:00 - Leave Sky City Bus Terminal (102 Hobson St, Auckland)
10:30 - Hobbiton Movie Set
12:00 - Buffet lunch at the Party Marquee
15:00 - Waitomo Glowworm Caves
18:10 - Arrive at Tourism Rotorua (1167 Fenton St, Rotorua)

DAY 2
13:30 - Leave Tourism Rotorua (1167 Fenton St, Rotorua)
              *Please come here by yourself!
18:20 - Arrive at Sky City Bus Terminal (102 Hobson St, Auckland)

What to Bring: For the most enjoyable experience, we recommend that you bring-

  • A camera!
  • Lightweight jacket (in winter) or sun hat (in summer)

Tour Cost

$430.00 NZD / person

$215.00 NZD / Child under 11 years old

*The Hobbiton Movie Set is closed on Christmas day.

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Booking

  • A minimum of 2 adults must be attending the tour for the tour to take place.
  • Application for a tour must be made by phone, fax or e-mail no later than 5:00 PM of the day before the tour.
  • Your application may not be accepted if the tour is full, prior to your booking.

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellation of tours is free if carried out by 5:00 PM, two working days before the tour.
  • Cancellation of tours carried out by 5:00 PM one working day before the tour will cost 50% of the price of the tour.
  • Cancellation of tours after 5:00 PM one working day before the tour will cost the full price of the tour.
  • Cancellation of fishing tours will cost 20% of the tour cost after you have sent in your form as the boat will be chartered.
  • Cancellation of Hobbiton movie set tours will cost NZ$35.00 per person as a cancellation of lunch fee if cancelled after 5:00 pm four working days before the tour.
  • Cancellation of Hobbiton evening banquet tours will cost the full price of the tour if cancelled after 5:00 pm eight working days before the tour.
  • If you won't show up at the pick-up time even after 15 mins of the time, we have to start the tours without you.

Tour Costs

  • If there are two adults attending the tour, the cost of the tour written is the cost for one person.
  • If there are two adults attending the tour, children ( aged 5~11 ) will cost half of what is written.

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