Private Waitomo Glowworm Cave Tours

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Private Glowworm Cave Tours
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From US$546.96

per group (up to 8)

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Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 3 hours
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Escape the crowds and get off the beaten track on this exclusive glow worm cave tour based out of a family farm. This private Glowing Adventures tour is tailored to your group and lets you move at your own pace through the sublime natural Waitomo Caves. See the mesmerizing glow worm displays and traverse the caves with your knowledgeable guide, with equipment provided. Don’t forget your camera on this intimate tour through this stunning natural wonder.
  • Relax and enjoy refreshments, snacks, and post-tour shower
  • Stay warm and dry with thermal pants, fleece, shorts, gumboots and even socks provided
  • Safety first in the caves: helmet and headlamp included
  • Traverse through the caves: a reasonable level of fitness required

What's Included

  • Private tour
  • Local guide
  • Tea, coffee, and a snack, after your tour
  • Shower facilities for after the tour
  • We provide all the equipment and clothing you will need for your adventure. We supply you with: Thermal top Thermal pants Fleece top Shorts Gumboots Even socks! This way once the tour is over you can pop back into your clean clothes and leave us to deal with your dirty laundry! On the tour you will also be required to wear a helmet and head lamp which we provide.
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • You must have your own transport to get to 1199 Oparure Road. There is no public transport and we can not pick up or drop off.

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • 1199 Oparure Road
    1199 Oparure Road, Te Kuiti 3985, New Zealand

    Please follow signs on Oparure road.

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Down to Earth - Eco Cave Tours In Waitomo

3 hours Admission Ticket Included

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
  • A maximum of 8 people per booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • Not recommended for anyone with physical difficulties.
  • A reasonable level of fitness is required.
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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