Would you like to discover the real Middle-Earth?The Lord of the Rings and the Hobbit movie trilogies became famous and bring tourist from all over the world to New Zealand. Located just over 2 hours drive from Auckland, near Matamata you can find Shires Rest Cafe. This is where you will begin your Hobbiton Movie Set two-hour guided tour. The location is beautiful and seeing places where scenes from your favourite movies have been filmed is just unbelievable. Combine this adventure with a breathtaking Waitomo Glowworm cave.See thousands of glowworms,while taking a boat ride in side of the Glowworm cave.