Visiting the place where the scenes of the hobbit village from the novels of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit were filmed, will transport you to magical, fairytale and dream places. This is Hobbiton, located on the north island of New Zealand.
This place 160 kilometers from Auckland, is a landscape of 500 hectares of hills and green meadows that was originally the Alexander Farm, it was chosen to recreate Tolkien’s Middle Earth. In 1999 work began to rebuild it as you can see it today.
Guided Tour Hobbiton Movie Set Tours
To visit it you will have to do it through one of the guided tours organized by Hobbiton Movie Set Tours. These 2-hour visits include a stop at the El Dragón Verde inn, where you can enjoy a beer produced in the Region or a ginger beer.
An essential tour if you decide to visit New Zealand, because for 2 hours you will feel as if you were in the middle of a story and if you are also in love with the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films, you cannot miss delighting in this wonderful recreation .
In Hobbiton, you can walk the trails and locate 44 unique hobbit holes. You can not enter almost any of these peculiar houses, but you can photograph them as many times as you want.
The Hobbiton Feast Field will take you to a meadow that stretches out at the foot of the Hill.