Waitomo Caves Discovery Centre
Adjoining the Waitomo i-SITE, the Waitomo Caves Discovery Centre has excellent exhibits explaining how caves are formed, the flora and...
Spellbound is a good option if you don’t want to get wet, are more interested in glowworms than an ‘action’ experience, and want to...
Waitomo Caves Visitor Centre
The big-three Waitomo Caves are all operated by the same company, based at the spectacular Waitomo Caves Visitor Centre (behind the...
King Country Brewing Company
This craft brewery based at Curly’s Bar brews pilsner, IPA, pale ale, wheat beer and cider. Due to contractual issues with bigger...
Waitomo General Store
The Waitomo General Store cafe has pre- and post-caving sustenance including hearty burgers, good coffee and tap beer. Fire up the free...
cnr Waitomo Caves Rd & Hotel Access Rd · interesting places nearby
CaveWorld runs the Tube It black-water rafting trip ($140, two hours) through glowworm-filled Te Anaroa. Also available is the Footwhistle Glowworm Cave Tour ($60, one hour), incorporating a stop in a forest shelter for a mug of restorative kawakawa tea, a natural tonic made with leaves from an indigenous bush plant. Twilight Footwhistle tours are $65.