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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set Tour

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Salisbury Avenue
Salisbury Avenue, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New ZealandOut side port of Tauranga main pedestrian gate on the corner of Salisbury Avenue and the Mall, under the flagpole.
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    Zealandier Tours
    Stop: 6 hours - Admission included
    From the port of Tauranga - enjoy the local sights, history and points of interest en-route to the film site of the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies. A unique movie set situated in the hills of a beautiful sheep and beef farm in Matamata. Enjoy a tour hour guided tour of the set and a nice cold ale or cider in the Green Dragon pub at the end, before being returned back to your ship.
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    Departure Point
    Salisbury Avenue, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Duration
    6h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Driver/guide
    • Live commentary on board
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Glass of ale, cider or gingerbeer
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Covered by Viator's worry-free policy: guaranteed on-time return to your ship
    • Entry/Admission - Zealandier Tours
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Please wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes
    • Please bring sun protection and a light jacket for cooler weather
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Jennifer was a fantastic guide full of information, she went out of her way to make sure we saw everything and enjoyed ourselves. This was time well spent on shore from our cruise and wanting to see the best of Tauranga as well as Hobbiton.
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    My husband and I visited Hobbiton with Zealander Tours. Our tour guide was Sharron and she was AMAZING! It was absolutely worth every cent! It is so picturesque, colourful, quaint and makes for magnificent photography! We thoroughly enjoyed our day visiting there and learning
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    Great shore excursion! Less expensive than the cruise ship but appeared to be the exact same tour (as observed by the ship tour buses). Our guide was friendly and full of information about the Hobbiton movie set. Answered every question our group presented with patience and
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    Great tour with our guide Sharon. She gave us so much information about NZ . Much more than we expected. Thank you for a wonderful day!
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    Steve Ashton was our guide. He was knowledgeable, friendly,and a professional. We were picked up and dropped off at the port in a timely manner, Throughout our journey to and from the Hobbiton location, he gave a brief description of several interesting places.
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    By: Zealandier Tours
    bdmcd2017
    Indianapolis, Indiana
    50
    An all-day tour.
    Yes, it was in excess of 8 hours, but it included everything we wanted to see in this area of New Zealand. Nick
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    Dale H
    11
    Absolute rip off - driver was on day release from age care facility
    Our ships itinerary was changed last minute from Sth Pacific Island to Tauranga. We were excited to spend the day
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    Neil N
    10
    Tauranga Shore Excursion Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie set tour
    Jennifer was a fantastic guide full of information, she went out of her way to make sure we saw everything and
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    Debra D
    10
    Hobbiton
    My husband and I visited Hobbiton with Zealander Tours. Our tour guide was Sharron and she was AMAZING! It was
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    Carolyn W
    Saint Louis, Missouri
    30
    Okay
    This trip follows its description, although each stop is rather quick. Tour through Tauranga could have been
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    SueCincinnati_OH
    5312
    Great shore excursion!
    Great shore excursion! Less expensive than the cruise ship but appeared to be the exact same tour (as observed by
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    Karen in La
    Sydney, Australia
    3837
    Excellent tour of Maori Village and other highlights around Tauranga
    This was our favorite shore excursion from the NCL Jewel. We found the guide was excellent, took us to several
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    Kylie B
    City of Casey, Australia
    31
    Great Tour Guide
    Our guide picked us up at Tauranga Port where we got off our Cruise; full day out starting with Hobbiton then
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    Lea
    40
    Fun day!
    This was a fun, informative visit to a Maori Living Village to experience the deep history of a proud native
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    Nancy W
    10
    Excellent Tauranga Tour
    Great tour with our guide Sharon. She gave us so much information about NZ . Much more than we expected. Thank you
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