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Waitomo Glowworm Caves Day Tour with Boat Ride

Waitomo departing Auckland
For 1 person
1/2 day
$249 each
1 Adult
$249 each

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  • Guided tour of the spectacular Waitomo Glowworm Caves
  • Boat ride through the Waitomo River and Grotto
  • Transfers from Auckland CBD or Airport

Meander through the world famous Waitomo Caves, gazing at the thousands of glowworms that light up the cave ceiling like a starry night sky. This half day tour includes convenient return transfers from Auckland and a 45 minute guided boat ride through the underground river and famous grotto.

What's Included?

  • Transfers from Auckland CBD or Airport
  • Admission and guided tour in Waitomo Caves
  • 45 minute guided boat tour through the Waitomo River
  • Snacks and water

This tour departs from Auckland for a pleasant two and a half-hour drive south to the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves. The caves are known for it's species of Arachnocampa luminosa, found exclusively in New Zealand, that emit a mesmerising blue-green glow. On arrival, take 30 minutes to stretch your legs, grab some food or enjoy a refreshment before boarding the boat for a guided tour. As you meander along the Waitomo River, prepare to gaze in amazement at the thousands of tiny glowworms that create a dazzling underground galaxy. After this unforgettable experience, enjoy a scenic drive back to Auckland where you can compare your extraordinary photos.

Session Length

  • Operating all days of the year except Christmas Day
  • Pick up 6-6:30am, returning at 12:30pm


Bookings are essential. A minimum of 4 participants required for this experience to run.


Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to their policy.

Numbers on the Day

This tour runs with a maximum of 12 people. A minimum of four people are required for this tour to proceed.

This experience departs Auckland visiting the Waikato region.