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Waitomo Glowworm & Aranui Twin Cave Experience provided by ExperienceKart

Waitomo Glowworm & Aranui Twin Cave Experience

Waitomo Glowworm & Aranui Twin Cave Experience
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
9h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Group size:
11
Near public transportation
Ticket type:
Mobile
  • Duration:
    9h
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Group size:
    11
  • Near public transportation
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
About
Experience the magnificent Aranui Cave, along with glow worm cave set within a natural forest reserve in Waitomo. Under the green hills of Waitomo lies a labyrinth of caves, sinkholes and underground rivers. Explore the ancient cave formations, high chambers and huge stalactites and stalagmites. Discover serenity in the most delicate and intimate of the main caves in Waitomo. Get off the beaten track & discover one of Waitomo's best-kept secrets. Aranui Cave is a magical, mystical place that is steeped in Maori myth and legend.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 9h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 9h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 168163P10
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Fully guided return transfers from Auckland
  • Complimentary pick up and drop off from Auckland CBD
  • Complimentary refreshments and water on board
  • A local English-speaking tour escort throughout the tour
  • Luxurious temperature controlled transportation in a minibus
  • Admission to fully guided 45 minutes experience Waitomo Glow Worm Cave
  • Boat ride on an underground stream through the Waitomo Glow worm Caves
  • Admission to fully guided 30 minutes experience Waitomo Aranui Cave
  • Experience top best North Island destinations in one day on an all-encompassing tour
  • Marvel at awe-inspiring stalactites and stalagmites during the iconic Glow-worm Caves tour
  • Stare up at thousands of glowing glow-worms above you
  • Experience a boat trip like no other, journeying through the starry expanse of the Glowworm Grotto
  • Walk through the Cathedral Cave and experience the amazing acoustics
  • Immerse yourself in geology and history of the Waitomo caves with the help of a tour guide
  • See more glow-worms than you could ever imagine all lighting up above your head!
  • Leave you open-mouthed, awe-struck and humbled by the sheer majesty of nature
  • The most beautiful of caves, Aranui has a resplendent array of stalactites and stalagmites
  • Catch a glimpse of the New Zealand cave-dwelling weta
  • Discover an ancient underground labyrinth of limestone caves and grottos
  • Entry/Admission - Waitomo Glowworm Caves
  • Entry/Admission - Aranui Cave
Exclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Access to Wi-Fi on board for a small surcharge
Duration
9h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Grand Mercure Auckland, 8 Customs Street East, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing suitable for the conditions, Sun protection, jacket/warm layer, & any essential personal items.
  • Easy and good fitness level required.
  • This is a guided walking tour and sensible walking footwear is recommended.
  • No photography is permitted inside the Waitomo caves, and cameras and Go Pros cannot be taken on the tour.
  • Photography is permitted in Aranui Cave so bring your camera to click the best shots.
  • No backpacks or large bags allowed in cave due to delicate formations.
  • Please do not touch the formation in the cave as it discoloured easily, please help us protect our cave.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travellers
Inclusions
  • Fully guided return transfers from Auckland
  • Complimentary pick up and drop off from Auckland CBD
  • Complimentary refreshments and water on board
  • A local English-speaking tour escort throughout the tour
  • Luxurious temperature controlled transportation in a minibus
  • Admission to fully guided 45 minutes experience Waitomo Glow Worm Cave
  • Boat ride on an underground stream through the Waitomo Glow worm Caves
  • Admission to fully guided 30 minutes experience Waitomo Aranui Cave
  • Experience top best North Island destinations in one day on an all-encompassing tour
  • Marvel at awe-inspiring stalactites and stalagmites during the iconic Glow-worm Caves tour
  • Stare up at thousands of glowing glow-worms above you
  • Experience a boat trip like no other, journeying through the starry expanse of the Glowworm Grotto
  • Walk through the Cathedral Cave and experience the amazing acoustics
  • Immerse yourself in geology and history of the Waitomo caves with the help of a tour guide
  • See more glow-worms than you could ever imagine all lighting up above your head!
  • Leave you open-mouthed, awe-struck and humbled by the sheer majesty of nature
  • The most beautiful of caves, Aranui has a resplendent array of stalactites and stalagmites
  • Catch a glimpse of the New Zealand cave-dwelling weta
  • Discover an ancient underground labyrinth of limestone caves and grottos
  • Entry/Admission - Waitomo Glowworm Caves
  • Entry/Admission - Aranui Cave
Exclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Access to Wi-Fi on board for a small surcharge
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Grand Mercure Auckland, 8 Customs Street East, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
9h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing suitable for the conditions, Sun protection, jacket/warm layer, & any essential personal items.
  • Easy and good fitness level required.
  • This is a guided walking tour and sensible walking footwear is recommended.
  • No photography is permitted inside the Waitomo caves, and cameras and Go Pros cannot be taken on the tour.
  • Photography is permitted in Aranui Cave so bring your camera to click the best shots.
  • No backpacks or large bags allowed in cave due to delicate formations.
  • Please do not touch the formation in the cave as it discoloured easily, please help us protect our cave.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Grand Mercure Auckland
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Waitomo Glowworm Caves
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 2
    Aranui Cave
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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Jenny W
Jenny W
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Very cool caves
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rowenaihaka
rowenaihaka
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magical
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Itsateenworld
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Te Puia is a beauty
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DavidRRyan
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Green extreme.
Forest bathing at its best. Really interesting information along the suspended pathways. A stress antidote. Follow
ivris2019
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Way to finish off a adventure packed weekend 💕
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Family fun in the treetops
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farnazh2021
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Best experience ever!
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Amazing Service
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Amazing Trip!
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J9225EPjasons
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Amazing
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KellyMelinda
KellyMelinda
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Great for all ages
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Amazing time!
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