Tours & Activities

This is the ultimate caving adventure! Descend into the black, seemingly bottomless depths of the Black Abyss in this blood pumping big caving adventure.

Black Abyss

From $255.00

This is the original Waitomo black water rafting adventure that will have you tubing and walking through mysterious Ruakuri Cave. Become part of the legend with this unforgettable subterranean journey.

Black Labyrinth

From $125.00

Discover spectacular Ruakuri Cave, full of legends and tales. Go deeper into the story as you descend the dramatic spiral entrance. Your two hour trip will include an intimate and educational experience with small tour groups.

Ruakuri Cave

From $20.00

Set in natural New Zealand forest, experience magnificent Aranui Cave. Explore the ancient cave formations, high chambers and huge stalactites and stalagmites. Get off the beaten track in stunning Aranui Cave, one of Waitomo’s best kept secrets!

Aranui Cave

From $24.00

Be amazed by the thousands of magical glowworms above, as you glide silently by boat in the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves.

Waitomo Glowworm Caves

From $18.00

Waitomo Homestead presents Reggae at the Big Apple. Featuring House of Shem, supported by Jamey (formerly of Katchafire), Reggae at the Big Apple is set to be an awesome night with some of Aotearoa’s best reggae musicians.

Reggae at the Big Apple

From $40.00

 

Combos

Swing from the trees with Rotorua Canopy Tours on the Original Canopy Tour and explore the subterranean underworld of Ruakuri Cave with the Legendary Black Water Rafting Co. with this great package. Get 15% off these eco-friendly tours when you book with us and do your part to help preserve our special environment.

Cave and Canopy Combo

From $262.00

Discover all that Waitomo has to offer with this adventure-packed Triple Cave Combo, where you’ll discover three of the best caves in Waitomo, and maybe the world! Take a boat ride under a sky of living stars in the Waitomo Glowworm Cave, then discover the hidden entrance and stunning rock formations of Aranui Cave – Waitomo’s best kept secret! Cap the trio off by exploring New Zealand’s longest underground walking tour through Ruakuri Cave.

TRIPLE CAVE COMBO: Glowworm Caves + Ruakuri Cave + Aranui Cave

From $32.00

If you’re looking for a truly unforgettable glowworm experience, then our most popular combo is for you! Go with the glow and visit both the world-famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves, as well as enchanting Ruakuri Cave. Discover thousands of illuminating glowworms as you explore these glittering underground worlds on two walking tours.

MOST POPULAR COMBO: Glowworm Caves + Ruakuri Cave

From $21.00

The Twin Cave Combo mixes two of Waitomo’s most fascinating caves, the Waitomo Glowworm Caves, and intimate Aranui Cave. Join the guided walking tour through an enchanted forest and learn about the native New Zealand landscape and flora. Enjoy this educational tour as you discover some of Waitomo’s largest public stalactites, stunning rock formations and the infamous cave-dwelling weta colony.

TWIN CAVE COMBO: Glowworm Caves + Aranui Cave

From $35.00

Discover the breath-taking beauty of the North Island’s two most spectacular natural environments below ground AND above the clouds with this unique combo experience. Explore a subterranean, glowworm-studded underworld at Waitomo Caves and journey high above a world-heritage-listed mountain area on Mt Ruapehu’s Sky Waka gondola. Ride the country's most advanced gondola, high above the world-heritage-listed mountain area.

Sky & Cave Combo

From $54.00