Hairy Feet Waitomo
Hairy Feet Waitomo Scenic Film Location Tour
Personally guided tour
Piopio, near Waitomo
Visit New Zealand's remarkable Denize Bluffs farm.
Embark on a guided tour through this magnificent hidden valley location.
Featuring as Trollshaws Forest in "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" and
Greenwood the Great in TV series "Lord of the Rings; The Rings of Power"
Embark on a personally guided tour of this beautiful family farm, which many directors and actors have fallen in love with.
Witness for yourself the untouched beauty of the Denize Bluffs, strange rock formations and lush native bush.
Your guide will escort you through locations used for Middle-earth, telling stories from the days of filming and helping to get your photos just right.
All tours are fully guided, starting with a short drive through farmland before taking an easy walk around the sites used for filming.
Our guides pride themselves in making every tour a personalised experience and showing a true sense of what it means to be a New Zealander.
Join us today and experience a tour not easily forgotten.
Walking tracks are well formed gravel tracks over slightly uneven ground. Please wear suitable, comfortable footwear.
Tours run in all weather - please bring appropriate clothing (eg. sun hat, raincoat)
TOUR TIME: 10am (please arrive at 9.45am)
Limited opening hours. If the date you wish to book is unavailable, please email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Allow at least 2 hours (120 minutes) for the tour
We are currently running tours by PRE BOOKING ONLY.
Map & Directions
1411 Mangaotaki Road, PIopio
Use these directions, as some G.P.S units can unnecessarily instruct drivers to take a much longer route via gravel roads.
•Travel on SH3 (State Highway 3) to Piopio
•Turn onto Kaka Street on the edge of Piopio Village. (Beside the G.A.S Station)
•Turn left off Kaka Street onto Mangaotaki Road.
•Continue to travel on Mangaotaki Road for 14.11kms (approximately 15 minutes drive) to:
•1411 Mangaotaki Road and “Hairy Feet Waitomo Scenic Film Location Tour”
•Turn off the sealed road onto our gravel drive, following the signage for 500m to our car park.
If a cancellation is made within 24 Hours of arrival day Loss of 100% of booking.