Kayak the amazing Pelorus River in Havelock, New Zealand with our 'Hobbit Kayak' Tour, an entertaining adventure at one of the most famous filming locations of 'The Hobbit' movie.

Are you looking for a fun and easy-going way to discover spectacular New Zealand’s scenery?

Do you want to spend a great day out with your family or friends?

Are you a LoTR & The Hobbit fan and you don’t want to miss any of the famous filming locations?

Then, the Hobbit Kayak Tour is for you!


Definitely Family Fun 😀 😀

Head off to a fun adventure with our ‘Hobbit Kayak Tour’, a unique kayaking experience on the most beautiful river in New Zealand, the Pelorus River. Follow in the footsteps of Bilbo and his friends from the world-famous movie The Hobbit, while taking advantage of the great panorama. The Pelorus river is an easy paddle for all age levels, and is definitely a highlight for those who take part in this awesome kayak in New Zealand. A great family adventure and introduction to Canoeing in New Zealand’s most beautiful landscapes, fully guided.
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"Wee Charlotte and her family had an awesome day on the river. A special thanks goes to their river guide Ross."

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“The pure beauty of the Pelorus river made this location the perfect choice for the Forest River from the movie. After Sir Peter Jackson and his team shot here, the area started gaining wild popularity and nowadays it is one of the most famous Hobbit destinations for tourists from all over the world."
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