Join this journey of discovery on this full-day shore excursion from Tauranga. You will be picked up at the port of Tauranga in a small group Mercedes luxury vehicle  as you travel through the lush green countryside to visit the Shire. This is where the Hobbit Lord of The Rings Movie set was created. Here you will enjoy a guided tour around Hobbit holes including Bilbo's and Frodo’s home and enjoy a drink in the green dragon (either alcoholic beer or non-alcoholic ginger beer) included in your tour. Cold bottled water and a snack pack with New Zealand treats is also provided.

Travel onto Rotorua to experience geysers, mud pools and steam vents with Maori culture and history. Not to forget the infamous Haka War dance as you may of seen the All Blacks perform. This is performed by one of Rotorua's leading Maori cultural performance groups.