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Auckland Scenic Tours

Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
+64 21 403 325
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US$165.21*
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Hobbiton Movie Set Small Group Tour from Auckland
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US$242.31*
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Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves Day Trip from Auckland
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US$102.80*
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Full-Day Auckland Scenic Tour
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Want to see the best of Auckland, Hobbiton and/or the Waitomo Caves in one day? Then Auckland Scenic Tours Award winning tours provide the ideal personalised escorted tours of the “must see” attractions, landscapes and sights of Auckland and beyond. All 5 of our tours operate 7 days a week and have free pick up and drop off at all downtown CBD hotels. All tours accommodate a maximum of 11 people and we take you to the places you won’t find in the guide books!
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cannot fault Auckland Scenic tours, what it said on the box was in the package. Great day out, the weather was with us, a beautiful spring day, which always helps. Tour bus arrived on time, drive was uneventful, driver was friendly, bus was fine, we...More

Thank JudithAS49
David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing these fabulous comments about our staff and our Tour. We are committed not only to the highest levels of service to our guests but equally the safety and security of them. For us, this is paramount and then secondly ensuring our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose Auckland Scenic Tours based on the many fantastic reviews on Tripadvisor. David took us on a full day Auckland City Tour which went from 8:30am to 4:30pm. We were collected from our hotel Grand Mercure and returned at the end of the tour....More

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David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a privilege sharing our fabulous city with you. Good also for a change to use one of our small vehicles for what became in essence a personalized tour. You can now see why we think our city has such stunning scenery; the art...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this tour after reading the reviews from others. As it turned out, we were the only ones on the tour that day, it was like having a friend in town show you around. Our tour guide, David, picked us up right on time...More

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David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for allowing us to share our fabulous city with you. You are right that the best way to see Auckland is in a small vehicle rather than a large bus as these cannot go to the best spots in Auckland due to the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I highly recommend doing one of Dave's daily Auckland scenic tours Dave is passionate about his city and he brings every aspect of the city to life. He explains in detail the history, background, climate, etc. of everything he shows you and it is never...More

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David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great that you are home safely! No doubt you had a fabulous time on the rest of your travels.Thank you for sharing your impressions of our Full Day Tour of Auckland. I recall saying to you that when we were elevated with the most spectacular...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a Fantastic tour with our guide David. It was obvious he not only loved his city but doing his job as well. We were the only guests & he made the tour a personal adventure.More

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David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write these comments on our Full Day Tour of Auckland. I could sense you fell in love with Auckland. New Zealand scenery is stunning but none no more so than Auckland. We have designed our Full Day Tour...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Wonderful scenic and interesting tour from one side of Auckland to the other, with many other points between. David was a wonderful guide being helpful, pleasant and very informative. Saw more than we have on our previous two visits. Heartily recommend this tour.More

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David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for sharing your impressions of our tour. I recall you saying how comprehensive our tour was. We have designed this tour and also our Full Day Tour to be the most comprehensive tours of Auckland. Both are perfect for those with...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

I originally had planned to just do the Hobbiton tour but through a set of circumstances beyond my control I ended up on the Hobbiton/Glowworm tour and I am so glad I did. Auckland Scenic Tours were so helpful in organizing my last minute change...More

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David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your positive experience with our Company and our Combo Tour to Hobbiton (Lord of the Rings) and the Waitomo Glowworm Caves, arguably the best day tour out of Auckland where you can see the 2 most iconic tourist attractions...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Our driver cum guide David pickup us on time and he is very knowledgeable. he takes us to places with amazing views and rich in history we had so much fun and discover the beauty of Auckland. Thank you so much David and Auckland Scenic...More

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David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for sharing your comments and experiences of our Tour. We could see you thoroughly enjoyed our tour by the number of photos your took!! You marvelled at the special places that we took you, most of which are only known to locals and...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

We booked the Auckland half day tour and were not disappointed. We were taken to some beautiful sights and spent a wonderful few hours getting to know about the city of Auckland. We saw lots of different spots in our half day and enjoyed every...More

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David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your impressions of our tour and also particularly recognizing the knowledge of our guides. It is extremely important that no matter which of our 6 tours our guests choose we want to ensure that the audio that we provide is extremely...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We signed up for the Hobbiton set tour and had a great time! We were the only ones on the tour that day, so it was pretty much a private tour. Our guide explained about NZ culture, history and sites during the drive. Everything went...More

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David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

It was a pleasure sharing this icon of New Zealand attractions with you. I know this will have prompted you to re-watch the movies, now from a different perspective. We continue to marvel at our countryside and once we left the motorway after the first...More

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almurray35
2 September 2017|
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Response from David S | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Cambridge is about a 30 minute drive to the Hobbiton Movie Set. Google maps will likely show you 2 routes that you could take Tours operate from 9am to 3:30pm, though later in summer.
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Jeffrey L C
1 December 2016|
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Response from David S | Property representative |
Good Morning, Thank you for your interest in our tours. On the 29th January the cruise ship, the Maasdam, is arriving in Auckland so we have allocated transportation to the ship for our full day tours. This arrives in port... More
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