I am one of those few people in the world who has never understood or read the series of Lord of the Rings and Hobbiton but still have managed to visit the Hobbiton movie set in New Zealand.
Hobbiton movie set is a day trip from Auckland. It is clubbed with the Waitomo Caves. And both – Hobbiton movie set and Waitomo Caves, are definitely must-sees in New Zealand.
Some of the pictures from my travel to Hobbiton movie set: