Waitomo Glowworm Caves is world renowned as one of New Zealand’s best natural tourist destinations. It is a magical place, 30 million years in the making. The glowworm (Arachnocampa Luminosa) is a unique creature to New Zealand, making the Waitomo Glowworm Caves an absolute must-do when you come here. See thousands of these tiny creatures as they radiate their unmistakable luminescent light in a subterranean world.
The Waitomo Glowworm Caves tours are made up of two levels. The upper being dry and decorated with stunning, delicate cave formations and the lower level consisting of stream passages, glowworms and the Cathedral, the tallest chamber in the cave.
Many of our guides are direct descendants of the Maori chief who originally explored the cave, bringing the cave to life through story-telling and explaining the history, features and legends of the world-famous cave.
Waitomo Glowworm caves is proud to be associated with the Virtual Race NZ and is offering each winner a double pass to the Waitomo Glowworm Caves. We look forward to welcoming you to our special place when you come here.