Waitomo Glow-worm Caves Experience

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Tour #WGCDT Price is based on a Private Charter of luxury vehicle & guide:
1-2 Passengers NZ$550.00
3-5 Passengers NZ$650.00
6+ Passengers Enquire for quote

Duration: 8 hours Depart: Morning
Entry fees & meals additional – See below.

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Waitomo Glow-worm Caves are a must see for travellers to New Zealand. Lonely Planet recently voted the Glow-worm Cave experience as the most illuminating experience in the world.

Glow-worms are unique to New Zealand, they are world renowned and a magnet to both local and overseas visitors.

Waitomo Caves Glow-worms

Waitomo Caves Boat Ride


·      Tauranga City
·      Kaimai Ranges
·      Lake Karapiro
·      Lake Arapuni
·      Otorohanga Kiwi Bird Encounter
·      Tuatara – Ancient Reptile
·      Waitomo Cathedral Caves
·      Waitomo Glow-worm Cave & Boat Ride
·      Maori myths & legends
·      McLarens Falls & Park

Come and enjoy the world famous boat ride under thousands of magical glow-worms and become a part of over 125 years of cultural and natural New Zealand history. Marvel at Mother Nature’s light display as you glide silently through the starry wonderland of the Glow-worm Grotto.  Thousands of tiny little creatures radiate their luminescent light as expert local guides provide informative commentary.

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View from Kaimai Range

Depart from outside port of Tauranga gates, traverse the Kaimai range and into the lush pastureland of the Waikato valley, world renowned for its rich heritage in the Dairy industry.

We can also offer you the opportunity to enjoy a New Zealand style lunch down on the farm at Roselands Farm & Gardens in Waitomo. They will cook to perfection your favourite cut of New Zealand meat or fish and serve with the addition of salads, fresh fruit and sweets.

It is then a leisurely drive back to your cruise ship across some of the local hydro sites along the mighty Waikato River.

Entry Fees Per Person:
Glow-worm Caves Adult NZ$50.00  Child NZ$23.00
Kiwi Bird House NZ$24.00
Premier NZ BBQ Lunch NZ$35.00 (Optional) 


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