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Hobbiton Movie Set

See vast native forests and impressive geothermal areas including Rotorua and Mt Tarawera

At a glance:

  • Price: NZ$520 Per Person

  • Duration: 3 hours

  • Departs from: Tauranga Airport

  • Checkin no later than 15mins prior to departure

Fly to the Hobbiton Movie Set where you will be guided through the 1,250 acre working sheep and cattle farm to the site used in the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies. View Hobbit holes, the Green Dragon Inn and many other structures used in these films. During your flight view the spectacular Kaimai Ranges, with stunning waterfalls and lush native forest. See the rolling farmland of the Waikato region, known for its dairy farming and agriculture.

  • Both private and public tours are available at Hobbiton Movie Set. You will need to contact Hobbiton to book these yourself or contact us at to arrange a booking for you. To allow enough time it is best to arrange your Hobbiton Tour to depart around 45 minutes to 1 hour after your flight departure time.

  • Tour is not included in the price.

  • Flights require a minimum of 2 passengers to be confirmed. If wanting to book for 1 person we will aim to book you with other confirmed passengers. You will need to contact us for availability if booking for 1 person on 0800-001003 or email

  • If booking for 4 or more passengers please make your online booking by selecting two corresponding time slots over separate bookings. The helicopter used for this flight seats 3 passengers. Bookings for 4 or more passengers will be over 2 flights.

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Hobbiton Movie Set