Now Matamata biggest attraction, Hobbiton welcomes thousands of guests every year and is a must see in Matamata.
Hauraki Rail Trail
A trip to the Waikato region of New Zealand would not be complete without exploring the picturesque cycle trails.
Firth Tower Museum
Take a glimpse into Matamata’s pioneering history at Firth Tower Museum, located just 2km from town on Tower Rd.
Learn more about other local activities such as local pools, bike hire, golf, riverside adventures, and more.
Walks and Trails
There is plenty of natural beauty to see in the Waikato. Explore the region through the many walks and trails on offer.
Matamata has a range of local accommodation providers including B & B's, motels and a campground.
Places to Eat
Visit the wealth of cafes, bars and restaurants that Matamata has to offer with takeout and dine in options available.
Keen to explore Matamata but too busy to do the planning? See our pre-planned Itineraries to find one that suits you.