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Cruise Tours to Hobbiton And Rotorua

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Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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A Day Trip To Hobbiton

A brilliant day for LOTR enthusiasts! Hobbiton itself was amazing, the attention to detail was... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Stu I
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Forster, New South Wales, Australia
It's an Event, but It's a Must SEE

This is such fun to see the Shire and go through the Hobbiton. Don't be fooled about the hike as it... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Sanjo R
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Del Rio, Texas
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

A brilliant day for LOTR enthusiasts! Hobbiton itself was amazing, the attention to detail was incredible and we were blessed with blue skies. The cruise trip included the guided tour (by a passionate, well informed guide), an ale at the Green Dragon Inn and an...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is such fun to see the Shire and go through the Hobbiton. Don't be fooled about the hike as it is quite a climb up and down and around. Some were very challenged to make the trek. The experience will blow your mind as...More

Thank Sanjo R
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Excellent guided walk around Hobbiton. Amazing movie set, only thing missing were hobbits. Maori cultural centre was interesting and entertaining. Would have like to see more mud pools but at least we saw one.

Thank Sandra K
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

An entertaining day, Damien was informational on many topics. Go team Damien "Boo Frank" Inside joke go on the tour to find out what i mean

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

This was a disaster. Really, we had to pay a lot off money to see Hobbiton finally and then we got rushed into this tour and again and again the Tour guide told us to hurry up

Thank fairplay43
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

My daughter and I were highly advised by a crew member on our cruise ship, Oceania Sirena to seek out the tour to Hobbiton when we docked in Tauranga, New Zealand. We were met by the most delightful tour guide by the name of Kathrin....More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

I had wanted to do both Hobbiton and Rotorua and had trouble finding an excursion that did both. Having researched and seen great reviews we decided to do this - well what an amazing day - despite the pouring rain it was still one of...More

2  Thank Casscruise2
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Attended Hobbiton as part of an organised day tour off of our cruise on Golden Princess which docked inTauranga, NZ. I was surprised as to how popular this attraction was. The tour itself is directed by guides from the attraction and their tour is very...More

1  Thank Con C
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

With only one day in Tauranga,N.Z. IT would have a shame to miss either of these two excursions. However together you get a mix of history, the geysers, wildlife in Rotorua and then on your visit to Hobbiton you can appreciate how the movie set...More

Thank ragesinn
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Had a hard time decideing how to spend our time in Tauranga, but we are so glad we chose this excursion. Waradah Aboriginal Center was not to be missed , as were the gisers there. Hobbiton was fun and well worth the visit, the lunch...More

Thank Ken D
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