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  • Location: Auckland, New Zealand
  • Duration:  8 hours (approx.)
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and travel to the famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves. Sit back, relax and enjoy the picturesque scenery as your coach travels through the rich farmland of the Waikato region


  • Discover the Waitomo Glowworm Caves on this day tour from Auckland
  • Enjoy a 45-minute guided tour through the world famous Glowworm Caves
  • Take a short but enchanting boat ride traveling through the Glowworm Grotto
  • Free leisure time to explore the Waitomo visitor complex

What You Can Expect

Waitomo Glowworm Caves Discovery Tour from Auckland

Waitomo Caves

Wander through the long galleries and lofty chambers of the Glowworm Caves as your guide provides commentary and points out all the highlights and best photo opportunities. Then, board a boat for a short ride down the river and into the Glowworm Grotto, where you will marvel at the illumination emitted by the glow worms suspended from the ceiling. Each tiny strand is a living glowworm that gives off light.

After your tour enjoy a buffet lunch (if option selected) or spend some time in the visitor center before returning to Auckland in the afternoon.

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Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2012

We really enjoyed the caves and those busy glowworms were really glowing!

4 star rating: Recommended February 2011

Two hour bus ride from Auckland CBD through beautiful country scenery. The drivers were quite informational and friendly. I enjoyed seeing the cave and was awed by the spectacle of the Glowworms! I would do it again one day
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