Waitomo Glowworm Caves

39 Waitomo Caves Road, Waitomo, Waikato

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World renowned and a magnet for both local and overseas visitors, the Waitomo Glowworm Caves occupy a high placing in the New Zealand vacation wish-list.

Your tour begins at the upper entrance of the cave and proceeds along a low narrow passage to the Tomo, a deep limestone shaft. Continuing through over 250 metres of stunning underground scenery opening out to the impressive Cathedral.

The highlight of your tour is the world famous boat trip under thousands of magical glowworms through the spectacular Glowworm Grotto.

Discover Waitomo also operate two other spectacular must  see caves, Ruakuri Cave and Aranui Cave. Options include visiting individual caves, or at a discounted ‘combo’ rate. Family rates are available.

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