Explore the world-famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves on a 45-minute guided tour. Glide by boat and marvel at the sight of magical glowworms above you.
About this activity
- Free cancellation
- Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
- Covid-19 precautions
- Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
- Mobile ticketing
- Vouchers must be exchanged for tickets.
- Duration 1 hour
- Check availability to see starting times.
- Instant confirmation
- Live tour guide
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39 Waitomo Village Road, Waitomo, Otorohanga 3940, New ZealandOpen in Google Maps ⟶
What to bring
- Comfortable shoes
- Warm clothing
Know before you go
- No photography is permitted inside the caves, and cameras and GoPros cannot be taken on the tour
- Souvenir photos are available for purchase after your tour
- All tours are subject to availability. Pending available time slots, your tour time may be 15-30 minutes before or after the one you have requested
- Bring comfortable walking shoes and a warm jacket
- The caves are accessible to those with reasonable mobility, as there are good handrails and paths. There is no wheelchair access
- Tours depart every half hour from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM, and operate daily except Christmas Day