Auckland to Hobbiton with Bush and Beach

We are the experts in tours to Hobbiton movie set. Our tours run daily from Auckland to Hobbiton and you can include visiting Waitomo Caves too. We also run tours from Rotorua to Auckland that visit Hobbiton and Waitomo Caves or from Auckland to Rotorua with a Hobbiton tour on the way.

We specialise in small group tours and from hotel pick up to drop off our guides will keep you entertained and informed. Our fleet of modern vehicles makes sure you are comfortable throughout your tour. With 37 years of experience we can help make your time in New Zealand unique and unforgettable.

Tours from Auckland to Hobbiton – and back again

Hobbiton Express Day Tour With Lunch

Small group tour from Auckland to Hobbiton Movie Set - includes exploring the inside of a Hobbit home and lunch in the Party Marquee at Hobbiton. Special price of $300 this Sunday (2nd June)

Tour time: 6.45am - 3.45pm


Hobbiton and Waitomo Caves Day Tour with Lunch

Small group tour from Auckland to Hobbiton and Waitomo caves - including lunch in the Hobbiton Party Marquee.

Tour time: 6.45am - 7.00pm


Private: Early Access Tour to Hobbiton with Second Breakfast

Exclusive Hobbiton tour for the ultimate fan - exclusive second breakfast in the Millhouse and first tour on set.

Tour time: 6.00am - 2.00pm


Tours from Rotorua to Auckland via Hobbiton

Rotorua to Auckland via Hobbiton Movie Set

Visit the Hobbiton movie set - departing Rotorua, drop off Auckland. Includes lunch at Hobbiton.

Tour time: 8.00am - 3.45pm


Rotorua to Auckland via Hobbiton and Waitomo

Small group tour from Rotorua to Auckland via Hobbiton and Waitomo caves with lunch feast in the Hobbiton Party Marquee

Tour time: 8.00am - 7.00pm


Tour from Auckland to Rotorua via Hobbiton

Auckland to Rotorua via Hobbiton Movie Set

Visit the Hobbiton movie set - departing Auckland, drop off Rotorua. Includes full Hobbiton tour, lunch in the Party Marquee and drink in the Green Dragon

Tour time: 6.45am - 2.30pm


Why choose us?

We have been operating for over 37 years and are the longest-running eco tour company in New Zealand. We have won many awards including Best Small Tourism Company in New Zealand. Bush and Beach are a small family owned company who are leaders in sustainable tourism and are proud of our sustainability commitment which you can find here.

With our small group tours and knowledgeable and experienced guides you will have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and find out what you want to know. We will look after you in our small comfortable air conditioned vehicles with plenty of legroom.

Our office staff can help you with any enquiries you might have and help you choose the tour that’s right for you. We will reconfirm all tours with you the day before so you don’t  have to worry about pick up times.  Bush and Beach work closely with the Auckland hotels and offer city centre pick up and drop offs for all of our Auckland day tours.

“We’ve taken multiple tours on bush and beach, always great small group with great guides! Wayyy better than the bigger tour companies” Trip Advisor Review 2018

Qualmark Gold award holders

A Qualmark Gold Award recognises the best sustainable tourism businesses in New Zealand, with the delivery of exceptional customer experiences an integral part of everything they do.  A Gold Award identifies those businesses leading the way in making the New Zealand tourism industry a world class sustainable visitor destination

Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

Bush and Beach hold the Trip Advisor certificate of excellence which is given to tour companies that consistently earn great reviews from travellers.

Winner of Tourism Export Council award

Bush and Beach won the Small Business Operator of the year for 2016 from the New Zealand Tourism Export Council. The Council looked at all aspects of the company so when you book with Bush and Beach you know you are travelling with the very best.