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  • Location: Te Anau, New Zealand
  • Duration:  2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

The fascinating Te Anau caves system on the western shore of Lake Te Anau offers an underground adventure that charms visitors of all ages. This tour takes you to a mysterious underground world of rushing water before drifting in silent darkness beneath the luminous shimmer of thousands of glowworms.

Highlights

  • See the glow worms and beautiful rock formations on this tour from Te Anau
  • Enjoy a return cruise trip on Lake Te Anau to the grotto caves
  • Friendly and informative guide

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What You Can Expect

Te Anau Glow Worm Caves Tour

Te Anau Glowworm Caves Tour

Following a scenic cruise across Lake Te Anau to Cavern House. Upon arrival join an informative talk about the life cycle of the glow worms, the history of the caves, their development and operation.

Next your friendly guide will take you on an exploration of the caves by path and small punt. Observe how the rushing water sculpts the rock formations, before gliding through silent darkness to the glowworm grotto. The delicate incandescence of thousands of tiny glowworms is a magical sight. Return to Te Anau by boat across the lake, reflecting on this amazing experience of nature.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2015

This was great - a must see ... but take some insect repellent ... the sandflies or whatever they are were vicious ....

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2015

This tour was amazing!

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