IF YOU LOVE ACTION AND ADVENTURE! DO IT!
World renowned and a magnet for both local and overseas visitors, the Waitomo Glowworm Caves occupy a high placing in almost everyones New Zealand vacation wish-list.
The Waitomo glowworm, Arachnocampa luminosa, is unique to New Zealand. Thousands of these tiny creatures radiate their unmistakable luminescent light as our expert guides provide informative commentary on the Caves' historical and geological significance.
The limestone caverns are a popular tourist destination, as the caves are easily accessible.
They are noted for their stalactite and stalagmite, displays, and for the presence of glowworms (Arachnocampa Luminiso). Glowworm grotto in Waitomo Cave is widely regarded as one of the country's most impressive caving spectacles.
At Waitomo you can explore the Waitomo Caves, enter THE LOST WORLD and go for a walk on the Waitomo Walkway.
If you are adventureous you gonna have a great experience here as you have the TUMU TUMU TOOBING exploration of the LimeStone, Glowworms and caves. And you have the Abseiling in the LOST WORLD!
Each of them take about 4 hours. So you can do it in a full day if you are in good condition. I was so crazy to do it, succeeded and took a wonderfull massage afterwards to health up my muscles again. It was needed.