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Dragon's Cave Rafting

8 Whall Street, Greymouth 7805, New Zealand
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TOTALLY AWESOME

Great well looked after, .Lost my tube and guide, retrieved and gave us his,the hot chocolate and... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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A great experience start to end would recommend to anyone wanting a bit of adventure fun and... read more

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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!
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“hot chocolate” (34 reviews)
“glow worms” (76 reviews)
“the river” (57 reviews)
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8 Whall Street, Greymouth 7805, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great well looked after, .Lost my tube and guide, retrieved and gave us his,the hot chocolate and mars bar was great treat The .hot tub , wine and fresh muffins after the adventure was the icing on the top ,would highly recommend this fun day.

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A great experience start to end would recommend to anyone wanting a bit of adventure fun and enjoyment

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very memorable and fun day. My husband and I couldn’t stop talking about this tour, From the walks through the rain Forrest and caves, tubing down the river and seeing the glow worms while drinking hot chocolate. I couldn’t recommend this enough....More

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OldandGreyontop, Captain at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sharee thanks for taking the time to review us we are really thankful for that :) we are also super glad you had a good time with Pete. We also hoped you enjoyed the rest of your holiday as much as you did when...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

We loved this trip! It was chucking down with rain on the day we decided to go, which made it even better. Definitely a good way to spend a rainy day! It feels like a proper adventure when you take the short trek to the...More

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OldandGreyontop, Captain at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Barney, Glad to hear you had a great time. we really appreciate the review so thank you for that :) i'll let the boys know to keep up the good work. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday.

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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this adventure hadn’t done anything like this so wasn’t sure what to expect. From the zip line to the creek to the tubing down the creek and the glow worms. Big thanks to Richy for looking after me as I lost my...More

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OldandGreyontop, Manager at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Hey Glenys, Glad to hear you had a good time. i will also let Richy know to keep up the goodwork. We appreciate you taking your time to give us a review so thanks for that :)

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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this adventure. It was a rainy day which was perfect as I was getting wet anyway. Some customers cancelled las minute, but they kindly did a solo tour just for myself. They provided all necessary gear to keep me warm and safe....More

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OldandGreyontop, Manager at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Hi Diana, we are pleased you enjoyed yourself and we would like to thank you for spending some of your time and money with us :) if you're ever back this way let us know you've done a trip with us before and we will...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2018

We did the walk-in option, Richard was really friendly and entertaining. You drive to the destination about 20 min or so, then walk in wetsuits, booties and hard hat through a field and then in the woods for a few minutes. Probably account for at...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Our guides Richard & Johnny were fun, knowledgeable and easy going, the hot chocky under the glow worms in the cave was a cute touch and we enjoyed every activity. Will definitely recommend to others.

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OldandGreyontop, Head Guide at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

We really appreciate you taking your time to review us thank you. i'll let Richard and Johnny know that you had a good time with them. Thanks for coming out with us :)

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

My wife and I went on this trip together expecting a group tour, but it turned out that we got to go with just the two of us! Rangi was our awesome guide and very knowledgeable. After gearing up, he drove us out into the...More

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OldandGreyontop, Chief Guide at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review us, we appreciate it. I'll let Rangi Know you enjoyed your time with him. Cheers for coming out with us.

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

We had the best time with Ritchie and Rangi on our ziplining, tubing, sliding and caving adventure. No skills were needed and just average fitness, for a relaxing morning with a few hits of adrenaline. It was a great bonding time for the four of...More

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OldandGreyontop, Chief Guide at Dragon's Cave Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

It makes our day when our adventure helps families have a fun time together. Families that have fun together are more inclined to stay together and to look out for each other for a lifetime. To us, that is one of the more important things...More

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dknees1125
April 15, 2018|
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Response from OldandGreyontop | Property representative |
Hello, We have lots of people come from hot countries to do this tour and everyone is worried about getting cold, including us. So we give you some hi-tech clothing to wear during your tour. This includes polypropylene tops... More
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Nazi H
April 10, 2018|
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Response from OldandGreyontop | Property representative |
Hello, Yes the youngest age is about 5 years. it is a good idea to get younger children comfortable in the dark before doing this tour. Play some games with them in dark so that they know what it is going to be like. The... More
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white0nes
February 27, 2018|
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Response from OldandGreyontop | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your inquiry. The price as at 5th March 2018 it is $225 per person and you need to allow about four and a half hours. We supply all gear including footwear, you only need to bring your swimsuit and a towel... More
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