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Private Glowworm Cave Tours

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    Stop At: Glowing Adventures, 1199 Oparure Road, Waitomo Caves 3985 New Zealand

    1199 Oparure Road, Maungarongapu Cave

    Duration: 3 hours
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    Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

    It was a really great tour and was very interesting. The caves are really beautiful and interesting. The glow worms are awesome.

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Philiopastry
    Michelle B, Owner at Glowing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2019

    We are so glad you had a fabulous time in Waitomo, but you have reviewed the wrong company. We are not the main large Waitomo tourist attraction. We are a small local family that run private tours on our family farm.

    Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

    Top notch operation, prefer small groups and they put in a lot of effort to ensure high quality, safety and an incredible visual experience. This is not the usual run of the mill touristy experience that some of the other companies in Waitomo offer. The...More

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    Michelle B, Owner at Glowing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2019

    Thank you so much for your kind words. It was such a shame your trip was disrupted with your broken down camper. Oh well, better at our place than on the side of the road somewhere! It was lovely to meet you and your beautiful...More

    Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

    We really enjoyed the caving experience with Heath. He was fun and the route had just the right level of adventure. Our 10 year old loved it and wanted me to say that it’s a great place to learn about glow worms and chemistry. After...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank liljesspaul
    Reviewed March 31, 2019

    This was a fantastic experience! Such striking limestone formations within the cave. The glow worms that stick to the roof of the cave are amazing to view. It is cool, damp and very dark and very quiet inside the cave. A must see while in...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Gayle H
    Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

    Just Wow. Our 10 year old wants to do more caving. It's terrible that this has been on our doorstep this long and it took international visitors to get us there. Incredible Kiwi experience. Ash a brilliant guide, Michelle a gracious host. Thank you!!!More

    Thank jomV8326BP
    Michelle B, Owner at Glowing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2019

    Thank you for your review Jo. We love that we can spark interests for future caving enthusiasts! Marakopa Falls and the Natural Bridge are also great off the beaten track destinations in the beautiful Waitomo District you might like to visit in the future. Take...More

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