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Hobbiton Movie Set Tours

501 Buckland Rd, Matamata, New Zealand, 3472 - View the map

Experience the real Middle-earth with a visit to the Hobbiton Movie
Set, the bucolic setting for The Shire that featured in the Peter Jackson directed films, The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. The set has been completely rebuilt and is now a permanent attraction.

Your tour starts with a drive through the picturesque 1,250 acre sheep farm with spectacular views across to the Kaimai Ranges. Your guide will escort you through the ten acre site, recounting fascinating details of how the Hobbiton Movie Set was created.

Hobbit holes, the Green Dragon Inn, the Mill and other structures
can be viewed and you will see how this beautiful piece of Waikato
farmland was transformed into The Shire from Middle-earth.

Specially brewed beverages are available at the Green Dragon Inn as you complete your tour..

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+64 7 888 1505

Amenities & facilities

Breakfast Available
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