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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set Tour Including Rotorua Sightseeing - with unbiased reviews

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

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Discover the volcanic landscapes, Maori heritage, and movie sites of New Zealand’s North Island while in port in Tauranga. Enjoy a guided tour of the Hobbiton film set, where the Lord of the Rings was filmed. Then, immerse yourself in local culture during a visit to the Whakarewarewa Maori Village, and marvel at Rotorua’s natural wonders including geysers, thermal mud pools, and hot springs.
  • Visit the real-life set used in the LOTR and The Hobbit movies
  • Watch a Maori ‘Haka’ dance performance in Whakarewarewa village
  • Magnificent views of Lake Rotorua and Rotorua’s geothermal wonders
  • Worry-free shore excursion: guaranteed on-time return to your ship
Important Information
7h 30m
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Snacks & bottled wwater
  • Covered by Viator's worry-free policy: guaranteed on-time return to your ship
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers 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
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Zealandier Tours
Dale H
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
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
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
This trip follows its description, although each stop is rather quick. Tour through Tauranga could have been
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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
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
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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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
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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Carole J
Lincoln, California
The best tour ever!
We just took this trip last week (early February, 2020) and there were 6 of us. Les was our tour guide - he did
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Key Details
  • Zealandier Tours
  • Duration: 7h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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