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Hairy Feet Scenic Film Location Tour Waitomo

Hairy Feet Scenic Film Location Tour Waitomo
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MIDDLE EARTH AT IT'S BEST Join our small, personally guided tours through our sheep & beef farm near Piopio in the Waitomo district which featured in Sir Peter Jackson’s "THE HOBBIT" Be entertained with our behind-the-scenes stories as we show you...more
1411 Mangaotaki Road, Piopio 3971, New Zealand
+64 7-877 8003
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended this tour by Shelley at Woodlyn Park hotel and weren’t aware it existed. I’m so glad she told us as the tour was amazing, Suzie is absolutely fantastic and you can see her passion for everything Lord of the Rings related! We...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful time we had with Susie, she is so gracious and sweet and her passion and enthusiasm was as if the filming of the movie just happen the week before we got there. This is a must do if visiting New Zealand and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since my son was 4 he was loved The lord of the rings. Watched the movies countless times. So when he graduated from yr 12 last week, we set off from Australia to NZ. Did the Hobbitown at matamata which was magical..however we stumbled across...More

Thank AngelaRonnieC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Suzie is an amazing tour guide, small groups and tons of great information, not just about LOTR but New Zealand and her family farm. Would 100% go back and recommend to anyone visiting New Zealand to make time to go out of the way for...More

Thank AussieShep
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Peter Jackson's team knock on the door and ask to film on their property. As big fans, they say "yes" ... and the rest is history. Here you see Suzie's collection of memorabilia (which is amazing by itself). Then you see where they filmed a...More

Thank Deborahk8992
Reviewed 20 October 2018

A Magic location worthy of the drive to experience amazing hospitality from Suzie your guide and personal photographer, this tour is a must for all to experience in a hidden valley of undisturbed natural beauty you won't find elsewhere.Suzie retells the journey in great detail...More

Thank EddyGies
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

This is an utterly amazing experience that I can’t recommend highly enough. Following a mysterious brown tourist sign, you wind through the scenic backroads of Waitomo to the farm. Suzie is just brilliant with her tales of the actors and crew during the filming of...More

Thank Jessisaw
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Incredible scenery and an awesome guide make for a great combination! Suzie was great, she shared story after story about the place and the movie and made sure we got great pictures in all the right places. You also get to hold some of the...More

Thank VincentV2659
Reviewed 3 October 2018

My wife and I did this tour as part of a 3 week Lord of the Rings self drive tour of New Zealand. Suzie our guide was lovely, friendly, knowledgeable and really left us with a great sense of how the films affected her land...More

Thank Neil1986
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We were on our way from Taupo to New Plymouth Wehen we saw the brown road sign hinting to another movie set of Peter Jackson. Reluctantly we followed it and found a small set back ticket office decorated very affectionately. Although we were too late...More

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Kristin Y
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Response from irvine71 | Reviewed this property |
About 2 and a 1/2 hours, but Suzie was flexible - she asked if any of us had anywhere else to be before continuing longer