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Open your eyes. Feel close. Look deeper.


Breathe in the space. Time is precious, discover more of it in Waitomo.

About Waitomo

Waitomo is a world-renowned destination and one of New Zealand's top tourist attractions.

Waitomo Homestead

A place to relax, fill up and plan and prep for your adventure!

Waitomo Glowworm Caves Visitor Centre

Begin and finish your Waitomo Glowworm Caves tour here.


Manaakitanga, a concept unique to Aotearoa inspires our care of our visitors.


Kaitiakitanga means guardianship and conservation.


Whanaungatanga means family in Māori

Waitomo Glowworm Caves Cafe and Restaurant

The restaurant has a delicious menu.

Long Black Cafe

The Long Black Cafe is a great place to sit back and relax.

Huhu Cafe

Huhu Cafe offers the opportunity to sample great New Zealand cuisine in a beautiful setting.

Tomo Bar & Eatery

The Tomo Bar & Eatery is an authentic kiwi pub with a warm atmosphere, cold beer and delicious food.

YHA Waitomo Juno Hall

Waitomo Accommodation - Lodge, Backpackers & Caravan Sites

Environment & Sustainability

Discover Waitomo is privileged to be both the commercial operator and kaitiaki of the Waitomo Glowworm Cave, the Ruakuri Cave and the Aranui Cave...

Conference Centre

Set amongst native New Zealand bush in the heart of the North Island, the iconic Waitomo Glowworm Caves are the ideal location for all your business...

Frequently Asked Questions

Not sure what you need to bring or the time to be ready for the tour - check our our FAQs.

Top 10 Tips to Make the Most of the Waitomo Glowworm Caves

The cave system in Waitomo might be complex but your visit doesn’t need to be