Hobbiton™ Movie Set Tours

For your own Middle‑earth™ adventure, daily tours are available to visit the original Hobbiton Movie Set from The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy and The Hobbit films.


$89.00 - $199.00
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Experience the real Middle-earth with a visit to the Hobbiton Movie Set, featured in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films.

Your guided tour starts with a drive through our picturesque 1,250 acre sheep farm with spectacular views across to the Kaimai Ranges.

Take a look at Bag End, where Frodo and Bilbo’s adventures began. Get lost among the hobbit holes and visit the Green Dragon Inn, the mill and the Party Tree. Listen to spell-binding tales of how Hobbiton came to be.

Tours depart daily from the Shire's Rest Cafe, 501 Buckland Road Matamata.

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Physical address

501 Buckland Road, Matamata, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $89.00 - $199.00
Further pricing information:
Children aged 0-9 are free Youth aged 9 - 16 are $44 Adults 17+
Cancellation policy:
Refunds will be paid at 100% if a cancellation is made up to two hours prior to the scheduled departure time. Refund will be paid at 50% if a cancellation is made within two hours of the scheduled departure time. All refunds of cancelled tickets must be claimed within one month of the date of the tour.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
42km from Hamilton Airport. 87km from Rotorua Airport. 168km from Auckland Airport.
Proximity to coach terminal:
16km from Matamata i-SITE
Proximity to town:
16km from Matamata

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Opening times

Business hours:
7 days a week
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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