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“Small group, interesting guide.” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Spellbound Glowworm & Cave Tours

Spellbound Glowworm & Cave Tours
Spellbound Tower | 6 Te Anga Rd, Waitomo Caves 3943, New Zealand
0800 773 552 (NZ only)
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Owner description: Our tours are friendly, informative and fun. With no more than 12 people on board, you will see Waitomo's fabulous glowworms at their very best. We visit private caves away from the regular, more commercial tours. Our caves are on a beautiful hill country farm and your guide is also your host, so expect a really enjoyable and memorable tour of our two magical caves.
Adelaide, Australia
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“Small group, interesting guide.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

The tour lasted over three hours, including enough time for our eyes to adjust to the dark, a relaxed boat ride through a glow worm cave and a look at a larger limestone cave. Having only 12 people in the group was great, and we were fortunate to have a guide with a genuine interest in caves and caving. Well worth the time and the money.

Visited January 2014
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“Totally worth the Cost”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Great private cave and trip. Worth the extra money for private cave, small hike and another cave to explore. Well done. Guide was excellent and I felt like we got every pennies worth on this trip. Don't wait to book reservations for the day you want as you don't want to miss out.

Visited January 2014
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Anchorage, Alaska
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“Small group/private tour!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Feel like your exploring your own private glow worm cave off the beaten path. Comfortable van and knowledgable guide take you to two remote caves for a great experience. Wonderful!

Visited January 2014
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Orange, Australia
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“Magical!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

This is a great tour!! They do seem to expand out the time a bit with drives, walks, tea and coffee etc however once inside the caves it really is magical. It would have been great to spend a bit more time in the glow worm cave on the boat as it was really one of the most spectacular sights ever!! Our guide was so knowledgeable!

Visited January 2014
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Hamilton, Ohio
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“Spellbinding!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Very satisfied with the experience. Mesmerizing glowworms, informative commentary, and humorous tales made it a great tour.

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