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The Best Outdoor Activities in Waitomo Caves

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Outdoor Waitomo Caves

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Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
Waitomo Adventures , Waitomo Caves
Waitomo’s Longest Running Operator We provide only “slow” tourism …Our emphasis is on quality not throughput. Over 27 years ago Waitomo Adven
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Duration: 11 hours
Join this tour to visit two of New Zealand’s most famous attractions, Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Caves, in one easy day trip from Auckland. Be fascinated as the magical world of Hobbiton comes to life and take photos in front of your favourite places like the Hobbit Holes, the Shire and the Green Dragon Inn. Then journey to the World Famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves and be captivated by the thousands of magical glowworms twinkling in the Grottos, the stalactites and stalagmites as you glide silently through the cave by boat. Marvel at the stunning scenery en route as we journey off the motorways into the real hinterland of New Zealand. All admission fees and lunch included.
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Waitomo Glowworm Caves , Waitomo Caves
Home to a species of glowworms found exclusively in New Zealand, Waitomo Glowworm Caves serve as one of the country's most popular natural la
Tours from $35
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Where to stay in Waitomo Caves

Holiday parks with spaces for tents and caravans provide some of the most budget-friendly places to stay in town, as do family-owned bed and breakfasts. Hotels close to the caves are the most exclusive and upscale among the accommodations here, with various onsite amenities and manicured grounds.
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