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Dragon's Cave Rafting

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Address: 8 Whall Street, Greymouth, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64 3 768 6649
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Description: This tour has options for almost all ages and ability levels, ranging from...
This tour has options for almost all ages and ability levels, ranging from a rain forest zipline flight, a wet and wild natural rock hydroslide ride to tubing into a cave to see some amazing glow worms. The trip is not a full on challenging cave expedition!
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What a great day. The boys were awesome, safety at the forefront but also fun. Highly recommend. The experience was wonderful and despite a rainy day with a temp of 10 degrees... read more

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5 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
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Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

What a great day. The boys were awesome, safety at the forefront but also fun. Highly recommend. The experience was wonderful and despite a rainy day with a temp of 10 degrees Celsius they had plenty of thermals to keep us warm. Not once did we feel cold.

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Rangiora, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

It was a great experience. Our guide was really informative, made sure we were always comfortable and safe. The little details we also taken care of finishing off with a spa and drink was an awesome time away.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Had a lot of fun. Guides are great. The river tubing I felt was a little short but great fun none the less.

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Renwick, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

If you don't expect top end type adventure tourism, but want an awesome (perhaps quirky) experience with a great fun guide - you will have an amazing time. What it lacks in finesse it more than compensates for as only the West Coast could do. Excellent package deal value and awesome experience - thanks Pete. Feet finally thawed out in... More 

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Brisbane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We braved the freezing black water rapids at the start of winter, fell out of life tubes on two occasions, almost lost an extremity or three. BUT! We had such an amazing time. We ate snickers and drank milo in a dark cave under the glow worms and frolicked in the water for over an hour. The dash to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

After not really really knowing what to expect on the day, we can now look back and smile at the wonderful time we had. I do think the name should be changed as this wasn't really 'rafting'. Had a ball of a time however floating down the beautiful river in our tubes :-) The zip line was fun, would highly... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Had a great time on the Dragon's cave rafting tour! The guides were friendly and knowledgeable and communicated everything about the tour clearly. Rafting was awesome and the glowworms were amazing, so pretty! Once we had all the gear on the cold wasn't a factor and being inside the cave was a lot less scary than I thought it would... More 

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OldandGreyontop, Manager at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this review

Really glad that: you had a great time, we kept you warm, and our staff did their job really well. Always great to get such positive feedback! Thanks! -Wild West Team- More 

Lawson, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Had an awesome time. The decision to be able to add different adventure activities to the trip is a bonus. I was lucky enough to be in a group that were all water confident, so we got to do the rapids a couple times. The glow worm caveis incredible, and Kraig was very kknowledgeable about the glow worms. To cap... More 

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OldandGreyontop, Manager at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this review

Really glad you had a fantastic time, and yes, we do pride ourselves on knowing all about our little 'friends' in the cave. That hot spa and a little something at the end really just tops it off, doesn't it? Thanks for a really great review! -Wild West Team- More 

Clare Valley, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Great guides and an overall great experience. Would have loved it to go longer! Excellent service from the guys before, during and after the tour.

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OldandGreyontop, Manager at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! We're really glad you enjoyed the tour, and more importantly, very pleased to hear that our customer service was great. -Wild West Team- More 

Dunedin, New Zealand
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Fun experiance. The cave and glow worms were amazing. Loved the 3 meter tube jump! Thought zipline might be even better if it was longer tho. Make sure to go on a day the river water levels are high for tubing! Spa and snacks nice addition afterwards. Overall was a great day.

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OldandGreyontop, Manager at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this review

Shhh! Don't give away ALL our secrets! Just kidding. :) We're really glad you had a fantastic time, and really appreciate your business. -Wild West Team- More 

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