Our tours

Looking for a friendly tour with a smaller group? Our affordable tours are just the ticket.

Green Fern Tours offers one-day and two-day tours from Auckland through the Waikato and as far as Rotorua, stopping at some of the North Island’s most loved attractions. We specialise in cultural tours for groups of 6 to 10 people. Our tours run year-round and offer something for everyone!

Explore our tours

  • Hobbiton & Waitomo Caves Van Tour

    Spend the morning in the picturesque Hobbiton film set, and the afternoon in the magical glow of the world-famous Waitomo Caves.

    You’ll be travelling in comfort and safety in a modern 12-seater van, with no more than
    10 people. Our gentle tours are suitable for people of all ages.

    We can pick up at the agreed point through out Auckland.

    Your Day

    7:30 Depart Sky City, Auckland
    10:15 Stop at Hobbiton for morning tea
    10:30 Tour of Hobbiton
    12:45 Lunch at Hobbiton
    13:15 Depart Hobbiton
    14:45 Arrive at Waitomo Caves
    15:45 Afternoon Tea
    16:00 Depart Waitomo Caves
    19:00 Arrive Auckland (Sky City)

     

    Tour Cost

    Cost $275 per person including GST. Your tour package includes transport to and from attractions, as well as your entry ticket. The cost does not include food and drink.

    What To Bring

    Dress for the weather and for comfort. You are welcome to bring your own food or drinks, and your camera. For the Waitomo Caves part of our journey, we won’t be getting wet.

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  • Rotorua, Hobbiton & Waitomo Caves Van Tour

    Our two-day tour is a well-paced and relaxed taste of New Zealand, with just the right balance of culture and nature – and plenty of wow factor.

    Amble through the world’s only Hobbit village, soak up the peaceful ambience of native New Zealand bush, see and smell a geothermal wonderland in action, and be transported to another world in Waitomo’s majestic glow-worm caves.

    You’ll be travelling in comfort and safety in a modern 12-seater van, with no more than 10 people. Our gentle tours are suitable for people of all ages. Accommodation is included (Twin shared).

    We can pick up at the agreed point through out Auckland.

    Your Day

    Day 1

    07:30 Depart Sky City, Auckland
    10:15 Arrive at Hobbiton for morning tea
    10:30 Tour of Hobbiton
    12:00 Lunch at Hobbiton
    13:15 Leave Hobbiton
    14:25 Stop at Paradise Valley Springs
    16:25 Leave Paradise Valley Springs
    16:45 Hotel Accommodation - Night

    Day 2

    07:00 Pickup from your hotel
    09:30 Morning tea at Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland
    10:00 Tour of Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland
    12:00 Depart Wai-O-Tapu
    01:00 Lunch at Fitzgerald Glade
    02:30 Tour of Waitomo Caves
    04:00 Afternoon tea at Waitomo Caves
    04:30 Depart Waitomo Caves

    Tour Cost

    Cost $595 per person including GST. Your tour package includes transport to and from attractions, as well as your entry ticket. The cost does not include food and drink.

    What To Bring

    Dress for the weather and for comfort. You are welcome to bring your own food or drinks, and your camera. For the Waitomo Caves part of our journey, we won’t be getting wet.

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  • Rotorua, Taupo & Waitomo Caves Tour

    Our three-day tour is our extended tour of our favourites of New Zealand, with just the right balance of culture and nature – and plenty of wow factor.

    Get up close with all the wonderful birds, bugs and beasts who call New Zealand home! at Rainbow Springs Nature Park, and be transported to another world in Waitomo’s majestic glow-worm caves. We also visit the famous Huka Falls in Lake Taupo. Every second up to 220,000 litres of water gushes through the gorge and shoots out over 8 metres beyond to create a beautful blue/green pool.

    You’ll be travelling in comfort and safety in a modern 12-seater van, with no more than 10 people. Our gentle tours are suitable for people of all ages. Accommodation is included (Twin shared).

    We can pick up at the agreed point through out Auckland

    Your Day

    Day 1

    7:30 Leave Auckland (Sky City)
    10:00 Stop at Tirau for Morning Tea
    11:15 Lunch at Agrodome
    13:15 Stop at Rainbow Springs
    15:35 Stop at Lake Front for Afternoon Tea
    18:00 Dinner at Te Puia

    Day 2

    8:00 Leave Hotel(Rotorua)
    8:30 Stop at Wai-O-Tapu Thermal
    12:15 Stop at Taupo Lake Front
    14:25 Stop at Huka Falls
    15:15 Stop at Craters on the Moon
    16:15 Leave to Accomodation

    Day 3

    8:30 Leave Hotel(Taupo)
    9:00 Stop at Prawn Park for Morning Tea
    12:20 Stop at Te Kuiti for Lunch
    13:20 Stop at Waitomo Caves for Afternoon tea   
    17:35 Arrive Auckland(Sky City)

    Tour Cost

    Cost $995 per person including GST. Your tour package includes transport to and from attractions, as well as your entry ticket. The cost does not include food and drink.

    What To Bring

    Dress for the weather and for comfort. You are welcome to bring your own food or drinks, and your camera. For the Waitomo Caves part of our journey, we won’t be getting wet.

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  • Hobbiton Tour

    Experience the real Middle-earth™ with a visit to the Hobbiton™ Movie Set, the bucolic setting for The Shire™ that featured in the Peter Jackson directed films, The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit Trilogies.

    Your Day

    07:00 Leave Auckland(Sky City)
    09:45 Stop at Hobbiton for Morning Tea and Lunch
    12:45 Leave Hobbiton
    15:30 Stop at Auckland

    Tour Cost

    Cost $159 per person including GST. Your tour package includes transport to and from attractions, as well as your entry ticket. The cost does not include food and drink.

    What To Bring

    Dress for the weather and for comfort. You are welcome to bring your own food or drinks, and your camera.

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