Hobbiton Gold Tour

Otorohanga Kiwi House, Waitomo Caves (different cave and Cave Tubing options), barbecue buffet farm restaurant lunch, kiwifruit orchard, Karapiro dam and a guided tour of the Hobbiton Movie set. A fabulous day out every Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday.


$320.00 - $360.00


Depart Auckland 8am for the scenic drive to Otorohanga to see our endangered native kiwi birds at feeding time. Continue to Waitomo for a guided tour of the main glowworm cave with the option to add the Aranui Cave instead of lunch, or tour the Ruakuri Cave instead, or don a wetsuit, jump off a waterfall. Head down the hydroslide, and glide down the river on your tube (Tubing $100 extra).

Enjoy a farm barbecue buffet lunch and visit a small kiwifruit orchard and Lake Karapiro and dam on the Waikato River en route to the Hobbiton Movie Set. Enjoy a 2 hour guided tour of the Movie set and one cold drink at the Green Dragon Inn before visiting the Matamata i-Site built like a Hobbit Gate House. Return to Auckland about 7.30pm

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Physical address

323 Queen St, Auckland Central, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $399.00
(10 year(s) and under)
$320.00 - $360.00
Other charges:
Cave tubing $100 extra. Children minimum weight 36kg for tubing
Further pricing information:
Friendly Four (4-5 people together $20 each) and Super Six (6 plus people $40 each) discounts available. Please note if taking the Glowworm Cave/Aranui Cave or Ruakuri Cave options lunch is not included but there is no change in tour cost.
Cancellation policy:
Cancellations up to 48 hours prior to departure - no cancellation fee. 48 - 20 hours prior to departure 50% cancellation fee. Under 20 hours - no refund

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
Pickup and return from all airport hotels and terminals
Proximity to town:
Pickup and return from all central city hotels

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Opening times

Business hours:
24 hours
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Traditional) YES YES

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