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Caving

Explore the best caving, cannoning and cavern tours, attractions, glow-worm adventures, black water rafting tours, abseiling, and glow-worm Kayaking Adventures! These caving activities are best done with friends and family. Experience Waitomo Caves and more right throughout New Zealand with See and Do NZ!

 

Caving activities to See and Do in New Zealand

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Starlight Gourmet Kayak Tour - Rotorua

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Karioi Glowworm Canyoning

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Big Kanu Glowworm  Tour- Tauranga

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Cave Stream- Lets go caving

Activity LocationChristchurch, Canterbury

Discover two of Canterbury’s natural wonders- Go caving and explore Castle Hill /Kura Tawhiti. Your local guide will e ...

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Waitomo Glow Worm Caves Day Tour

Activity LocationDowntown Auckland, Auckland

Discover the enchanting Waitomo Glowworm Caves on a day trip from Auckland. Enjoy a scenic drive, explore the magical gl ...

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Waitomo Glow Worm Caves & Te Puia - Rotorua's Geothermal Valley

Activity LocationDowntown Auckland, Auckland

Experience the best of Rotorua's geothermal wonders and Waitomo Glowworm Caves in one incredible day trip from Auckland. ...

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Glow Worm Cave Tour

Activity LocationBay Of Islands, Northland

Visit Glow Worm Cave enjoy a guided tour thru the cave with a family member Scenic Sights & Commentary as you trav ...

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Family Friendly Caving Adventure!

Activity LocationHamilton & Waikato

30 million years ago Mother Nature worked her magic and began to form some of the most incredible and beautiful caves th ...

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Underworld Adventures

Activity LocationPunakaiki, West Coast

Join us on a magical journey of discovery in the awe-inspiring Ananui GlowWorm Caves with our award-winning Underworld R ...

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Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves

Activity LocationDowntown Auckland, Auckland

Combine two iconic New Zealand attractions in one day with our Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves Combo Tour ...

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Original Pioneers Caving

Activity LocationHamilton & Waikato

With Raglan Rock caving sometimes on your knees and perhaps at times on your belly, but however you journey through our ...

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Frequently Asked Questions about Caving Activities

1. What is the biggest cave in New Zealand?

The biggest cave in New Zealand is the Nettlebed Cave. Located in Nelson, it is 889 metres deep!

2. How many caves are there in NZ?

Around 550 caves have been mapped in New Zealand. 300 in the North island and 250 in the South island. Check out some of the best caving experiences here!

3. Whats the best cave to visit in New Zealand?

If youre wanting to see glow worms in the cave, then you can visit the Kawiti glow worm cave in the Bay of Islands, or the Ananui cave in Punakaki! The Punakaki cave also has a river inside that you can go rafting in! There is also a glow worm cave in Hamilton where you can also explore the hobbiton movie set used in The Lord of the Rings!

Caving activities to See and Do in New Zealand


Caving

 

 
Caving activities to See and Do in New Zealand

There are many great places to go caving in New Zealand. There is a Glow Worm cave experience in the Bay of Islands and Punakaiki! There is also a Glow Worm cave tour in Hamilton, where you can also explore the Hobbiton movie set used in The Lord of the Rings!

If you're looking for something a little more thrilling, then check out this Underworld Rafting experience!

 

The best places for Caving in New Zealand


New Zealand has unique caves that harbour glow worms inside! There is a Glow Worm cave experience in the Bay of Islands and Punakaiki! There is also a Glow Worm cave tour in Hamilton, where you can also explore the Hobbiton movie set used in The Lord of the Rings!

The best places for Caving in New Zealand
 

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