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Auckland Scenic Tours

Auckland 1052, New Zealand
+64 21 403 325
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Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves Day Trip from Auckland
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Want to see the best of Auckland in one day? Then Auckland Scenic Tours provides ideal personalised escorted tours of the "must see" attractions, landscapes and sights of Auckland and beyond. All tours operate 7 days a week and have a free pick up and drop off at all CBD hotels. All tours accommodate a maximum of 11 passengers and we take you to the places you won't find in the guidebooks!
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Auckland 1052, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Today i went to hobbiton tour in auckland. The pick up area in skyland tower and i ask them to pick me up in airdale street where i live in here. They said okay they will pick me up at 06.25. And they are on...More

Thank lindasipit
David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for sharing these comments about our team. We pride ourselves on not only effectively communicating with our guests in advance but also ensuring that our pick ups are on time as arranged. On Hobbiton only tours and also our Hobbiton/Waitomo Glowworm Caves Combo...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the privilege to have David to ourselves for the day. Despite it being just us, he was very enthusiastic in showing us the real New Zealand and did a great job answering all our questions! A splendid day seeing the top attractions -...More

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David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

It was an absolute delight sharing these 2 iconic attractions of Kiwi Culture, Hobbiton and the Waitomo Glowworm Caves, with your group. We pride ourselves on all our tour guides being guides in every sense of the word, rather than just drivers. We feel not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

David is definitely one of the best driver, leader n tour guide all tgt. Absolutely finest day tour.More

Thank Llobfree Y
David S, Owner at Auckland Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for these kind words. You can sense why we feel we are blessed to live in New Zealand. We want to share our Country with the World. We certainly unfolded this to you on our tour to Hobbiton and the Waitomo Glowworm Caves....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My father and I decided to go on this tour after going on the Hobbiton and Waitomo cave tour with the same tour guide. It was an amazing experience going around Auckland in the comfort of a large van while our tour guide David talked...More

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

Thank you so much for booking a 2nd tour with our Company. You can sense that we are very passionate about our city and we want to not only share that passion but the beautiful scenery, the history of every place that we visit and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have booked a Hobbiton half day tour with Auckland Scenic Tours. David and Elise are friendly and knowledgeable. We had an awesome and unforgettable day! Highly recommended!More

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

Thank you for sharing these comments. It was a special day for you both as your sister was celebrating a birthday. What better way to celebrate this than a trip to Hobbiton (Lord of the Rings), one of the most iconic destinations in New Zealand....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent tour. Highly recommend! Totally impressed with our guide, David. He is very knowledgeable, friendly and thoughtful. Unlike many other tours, this one didn't feel rushed at all. David even went the extra mile by driving through the scenic country road, explaining the history and...More

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

It was a delight to host you and show you both these 2 iconic attractions, Hobbiton and the Waitomo Glowworm Caves. We feel that the journey there and back is just as important as the attractions as we showcase our stunning countryside scenery and take...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Done a full day tour with Auckland Scenic Tours. It was professional and my tour guide had vast and in-depth knowledge on all the sites of visit. The tour was well structured and it brought me to all the itineraries worth looking at in Auckland...More

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

We were delighted to host you and your family on our 'Signature' Full Day Auckland Tour. We have designed this tour so that if you want to maximise seeing as much of Auckland as is possible in a day, then this is the perfect tour;...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the all-day tour with David to see the Waitomo glowworm caves and the Hobbiton movie set. Both were amazing experiences, and David was a terrific guide, very knowledgeable about the area and took us on some scenic routes with little traffic and great...More

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

Thank you so much for sharing these comments on your experience. What a group! What a day! There is no better way to spend a day on an excursion out of Auckland than visiting Hobbiton, the Waitomo Glowworm Caves and en route viewing our stunning...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We picked a 2-day tour package with them. We were picked up from our hotel and traveled to the Hobbiton, and then to Rotorua to check out the thermal pools. It was an awesome journey, as NZ has the most awesome scenery throughout its road....More

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

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review from our 2 day personally customised tour of 11 months ago. Hard to believe a year has almost passed. It was fabulous liaising with you and offering you 10 suggested activities in Rotorua....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fabulous day we all had. It was made extra special by the friendly staff at Auckland Scenic Tours and our amazing tour guide. We could relax and just enjoy the experience. If you are planning a trip I highly recommend that you check...More

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

Thank you so much for choosing our Hobbiton (Lord of The Rings)/Waitomo Glowworm Caves combo tour. It was an absolute delight to share these two iconic attractions with you and your family. Really appreciate your comments. We are committed to not only ensuring that all...More

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Jeffrey L C
I am arriving on the Madam. And would like to book the trip directly rather than through the cruise line. Jeff
1 December 2016|
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Response from engineerahmed1 | Reviewed this property |
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Jeffrey L C
I am trying to book a full day tour of Auckland for a party of 4 on Sunday, January 29, 2017 but am having difficulty. I am unable to select the date on the calendar. Is it available?
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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