Experience Matamata

Matamata Itinerary

ITINERARY A

  • 0930 Depart Auckland to Waitomo Caves
  • 1130 Visit Waitomo Caves
  • 1300 Have Lunch
  • 1400 Depart Waitomo Caves
  • 1500 Arrive in Matamata
  • ​Meet with farmstay hosts for overnight farmstay
  • 0930 Depart Farmstay
  • 1000 Visit Hobbiton
  • ​1200 Lunch at Hobbiton
  • 1300 Depart for Rotorua
  • 1400 Arrive in Rotorua


ITINERARY B

  • 1400 Depart Rotorua (Sightseeing in Rotorua in the morning)
  • 1500 Arrive in Matamata
  • Meet with farmstay hosts for overnight farmstay
  • 0900 Depart Matamata  
  • 0930 Visit Hobbiton
  • 1130 Depart Hobbiton
  • 1230 Visit Waitomo Caves & lunch
  • 1430 Depart Waitomo Caves for Auckland (2 hours)


The B itinerary is a good alternative to those itineraries that feature a 2 night stay in Rotorua.