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Auckland to Rotorua via Waitomo Caves Small Group Tour (One Way)

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    Stop At: Waitomo Glowworm Caves, 39 Waitomo Village Road, Waitomo Caves 3943 New Zealand

    explore the ancient and amazing caves with many different cave formations including Stalactites, Stalagmites and Lime Columns before descending even further underground for your Glowworm experience. Board your Glowworm boat for a cruise on the grotto river with thousands of Glowworms above you.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Pass By: Rotorua Museum, Oruawhata Drive Government Gardens, Rotorua New Zealand

    One day tour from Auckland to the beautiful Waitomo Glowworm Caves and geothermal wonderland of Rotorua (One way trip).
    On this tour you will be picked up from the hotel in our comfortable 12-seater mini-bus and driven through the stunning Waikato countryside on a fully guided journey to Waitomo Caves. During the journey to Waitomo you will encounter New Zealand's longest river, beautiful mountains, and see several different farm animals along the way.
    Once in Waitomo you will explore the ancient and amazing caves, with it's many different cave formations including Stalactites, Stalagmites and Lime Columns,
    before descending even further underground for your glowworm experience. Board your glowworm boat for a cruise on the grotto river with thousands of glowworms - which are unique to New Zealand - glittering above your head. Waitomo Glowworm Caves are a must see for any traveller.
    We will continue our adventure with another fully guided journey south to Rotorua, with many more attractions to see along the way, including hydro dams, rivers
    and lots more animals. Once in Rotorua we will guide you past many of its famous and historical sites, including Lake Rotorua, The Government Gardens, Blue
    Baths, Thermal Springs and Polynesian Spa, before dropping you at your accommodation or a central Rotorua location.

    Pass By: Lake Rotorua, Rotorua New Zealand

    Enjoy a fully guided Rotorua City Highlights Tour including Lake Rotorua.

    Pass By: Blue Baths, Government Gardens 1 Queens Drive, Rotorua 3010 New Zealand

    Enjoy a fully guided Rotorua City Highlights Tour including the Blue Baths.

    Pass By: Government Gardens, Rotorua New Zealand

    Enjoy a fully guided Rotorua City Highlights Tour including the Government Gardens.
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    Reviewed 9 June 2019

    Amazing one-day tour with Lance! The communication with the team was excellent, we managed to book the tour the previous day (less than 12 hrs before) and everything was perfectly organized! There is wi-fi in the van, plus snacks and water :) on our way...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank maybeitslin
    Reviewed 23 April 2019 via mobile

    Kraig was our tour guide. He was very knowledgeable about New Zealand and the Mouri culture. He made our long drive from Auckland to Waitomo so interesting and fun. I highly recommend This tour company!

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Sienna55
    Reviewed 25 March 2019

    There are many companies that offer this day trip to Waitomo caves and the Rotorua thermal reserve. I chose Cheeky Kiwi on Viator because they had a better price for small groups. There were six passengers on a brand new Mercedes Sprint and our guide...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Niro K
    Reviewed 1 January 2019

    We booked the Waitomo Cave / Rotorua tour and found out two days before that they were cancelling due to low number of customers. Fortunately we were able to accommodate their next tour. The attractions were very good but we were disappointed in the transportation....More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    1  Thank Nathan K
    Reviewed 18 November 2018

    Probably the best guided tour I have ever been on. The locations speak for themselves and the smaller groups made the whole experience feel genuine and immersive. Our tour guide Krieg was definitely the highlight and made the whole experience a standout. His incredible knowledge,...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank Austin T
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