Hobbiton Day Tour

Pre Scheduled Group Bookings of 6 people or more

Discover the real Middle-Earth at the Hobbiton Movie Set.

Tour itinerary

Our Hobbiton Day Tour starts with a drive around the beautiful Mount Maunganui beaches before we are heading off across the Kaimai Ranges views of the Waikato province and  passing through farm land which gives you an idea of rural life in New Zealand.


Arriving at Hobbiton you will board the Middle-Earth bus for a 2 hour guided tour of the Hobbiton movie set and farm ending your tour with a complementary drink at the Green Dragon.

You will have the opportunity to have refreshments at the Shires Rest before we start heading back to your cruise ship stopping of at the Moffits Honey Store to sample a delicious Manuka honey Ice cream (at your cost). We then continue our drive to down town Tauranga before arriving back at the port.

Tour Gallery

Tour Duration

Tour duration 5 to 6 hours.

Tour departure points

Pick ups can be arranged from cruise ships at the Port of Tauranga, Tauranga airport or your Tauranga or Mount Maunganui accommodation.

“Went with Scott Tour in Tauranga. They were excellent went even longer than normal. Would recommend them again. Thanks George.”

— Di Zerafa-Vella

Tour Price

Join one of our pre-scheduled group tours or book an exclusive tour where you have your own private vehicle and guide for the day. We are able to take up to 11 people per vehicle but need a minimum of 6 people. Our New Zealand born driver has an extensive knowledge and experience of New Zealand.

NZ$ 160 per Adult Pre Scheduled Group Bookings of 6 people or more.
NZ$ 130 per Child under 15 years Pre-scheduled per person.
Book Your Tour