Near Matamata town, there is a Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movie location set. Coming to New Zealand, you have to visit something relating to Lord of the Rings and I would prefer visiting this place than the others.

Hobbiton Movie Set & Farm Tours

501 Buckland Rd, Hinuera, Matamata 3472
New Zealand

Tel: +64 7 888 1505


Admission: from NZD66 per person.

There is also pick up services from Matamata or Rotorua at an additional charge.