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Only a short walk or drive from town, this is a hidden gem. At night the glow worms are spectacular. Winter is a great time to visit with smaller kids due to the longer nights, you can be there and back well before bed-time!
It was obviously beautiful but you must go at nigh5 and it is hard to navigate through the track, very wet when we went but it is really an amazing sight when you reach the end and see all the glow worms, if staying in...More
The place is just across the road opposite the Shining Star hotel.
It's a small enclosure surrounded by trees and bushes.
Visit after dark... In fact it should be pitch black. You get to see amazing twinkling tiny blueish lights once your eyes get adjusted...More
We camped right across the road from this, was a real treat at the end of a rainy day. Took about 2 mins to walk to from the road, absolutely beautiful and completely free! Interesting information plaque on the way in. Remember to keep torch...More
Even though the spot is very small, i've spent more than an hour there as it was really magical. It was like being under a crazy sky with green stars or under a christmas tree.
I had a very good camera, very good lens, very...More
You get to see quite a few glowworms for free! If you have a bit of patience to wait for the once with torches and flash cameras to get bored and leave. A great number of glowworms appeared after a while and i got a...More
While this dell doesn't take long to explore it is still worth making the effort. I chose to go before the sun rose but I am guessing that most people go at night. It was nice to experience the glow worms in a dell location...More
We stopped by the Glow Worm Dell on our way to our camping ground for the evening. We had just been to the glow worm caves near Te Anau a few days before, and this was a really nice follow up! It's free to enter...More