Population: 4.747.000 Approximately
Government: parliamentary democracy
Currency: New Zealander dollar
Principal cities: Auckland, Hamilton, Christchurch, Queenstown y Wellington
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Enjoy guided tours of the Hobbiton Movie Set and the Waitomo Glowworm Caves on a full-day sightseeing tour from Auckland.
Journey south through lush rural farmland to the Hobbiton Movie Set, hidden on private farmland near the town of Matamata. Here, the village of Hobbiton was carefully created in amazing detail as a film location for the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movie trilogies.
During your guided tour of this amazing location, you’ll see sights like Hobbit holes, the Mill and the Green Dragon Inn, and learn how farmland was transformed into a living, breathing piece of Middleearth. After exploring Hobbiton, tuck into a delicious lunch at the Green Dragon Inn.
Venture into the spectacular Ruakuri Cave for an unforgettable black water rafting adventure. Float through its awe-inspiring caverns in an inner tube, and then end your day with a visit to the Otorohanga Kiwi House and Native Bird Park to see rare kiwi birds.
Get picked up in Auckland from your hotel, and drive through the scenic Waikato region to reach the grandiose Ruakari Cave. Pull on a wetsuit and take a seat in an inner tube, your vehicle for the journey through this amazing cavern system. Soon, you're gliding along an underground river, splashing over cascading waterfalls and floating on serene stretches through amazing limestone galleries. On the ceiling above, luminous Waitomo glowworms create an awe-inspiring display.