• Enjoy a Magical Easter at Waitomo.

    Visit the Waitomo Glowworm Caves and add on Ruakuri Cave, Aranui Cave, or any of The Legendary Black Water Rafting adventures to receive a great combo discount.

  • Discover Ruakuri Cave, a spectacular cave full of legends and tales. Go deeper into the story as you descend the innovative spiral entrance.

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  • Explore the ancient cave formations, high chambers and huge stalactites and stalagmites. Get off the beaten track in stunning Aranui Cave.

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  • Cave Tubing Jump   |   Underground Waterfalls   |   Glowworm Studded Adventure

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  • 35m Tomo Abseil   |   Explore and Tube   |   Waterfall Climb

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  • Extreme dry caving   |   Crossings high above roaring streamways   |   Technical high rope work

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  • Experience Hobbiton Movie Set and Maori culture. Be mesmerized by the world famous geyser Pohutu under stars and descend into the magical Waitomo Glowworm Caves

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  • Be amazed by the thousands of magical glowworms above, as you glide silently by boat in the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves.

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Discover The Magical Waitomo Caves

​​​​​More than 30 million years ago, the legend of Waitomo Caves began with the creation of limestone at the bottom of the ocean. Now these limestone formations stand as one of New Zealand's most inspiring natural wonders and a must-see destination.

The Waitomo region is home to unforgettable sightseeing attractions. Discover magical glowworms by boat in the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves.

Combine your experience with Ruakuri Cave; see glowworms up close and descend a spectacular spiral entrance. In Aranui Cave be mesmerised by ornate cave decorations. For NZ rafting adventure, get your blood pumping with The Legendary Black Water Rafting Co.

50% off Waitomo glowworm caves when you Book a Black Water Rafting Adventure!
  • Black Water Rafting Waitomo, NEw Zealand

    The Legendary Black Water Rafting Co.

    The Legendary Black Water Rafting Co. is New Zealand’s first black water rafting adventure operator. We’ve been sharing thrills and excitement since 1987 and have experienced guides who will take you safely through the stunning underworld of Ruakuri Cave. Become part of the legend with an unforgettable journey through limestone, water and darkness.

  • Twin Waitomo Cave Combo

    Waitomo Glowworm Caves & Aranui Cave

    ​The world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves are a New Zealand must see and have been enthralling visitors since 1889.
    In Aranui Cave you will see the most delicate limestone formations of pink, white and brown. Get off the beatentrack and up close to nature.

  • 3 cave combo

    Waitomo Glowworm Caves, Ruakuri Cave & Aranui Cave

    ​​Glide silently under thousands of glowworms by boat in the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves. Enter Ruakuri Cave through the spectacular spiral staircase. Explore the corridors with crystal tapestries and hear the thunder of the subterranean waterfalls. Take a journey through the magnificent stalactites, stalagmites and flowstones in Aranui Cave.

  • Ruakuri Cave & Waitomo Glowworm Cave Combo


    Be amazed by the thousands of magical glowworms above as you glide gently by boat through the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves.

    For spectacular limestone formations and an intimate, up close glowworm experience Ruakuri Cave is accessible through an innovative spiral entrance.