About Waitomo Adventures

Not all caves are created equal
If you enjoy unspoiled nature on her own terms
If you want an amazing and rewarding experience
If you enjoy a good laugh
Come and join us in our Underground Playground!


We guarantee

  • Our options include the most dramatic & spectacular caves available to tourists in New Zealand.
  • We are responsible for looking after approx. 20km of caves in this area and are the only company approved to guide tours through these caves.
  • Our glowworm-viewing options have excellent displays of glowworms.
  • Our adventure cave guides are the most comprehensively trained team of this kind in New Zealand.
  • Our safety systems are government-approved - we carry both Qualmark & Outdoorsmark endorsements.
  • You do not need any previous caving or climbing experience, just moderate fitness.
  • We are a family owned company that supports the local community.
  • Our friendly service is second to none - there are no hidden costs.
  • Your photos are free (i.e. no extra cost on top of the trip price).
  • We will pick you up from anywhere in Waitomo Village – for free (e.g. from local accommodation).
  • If the weather is not cooperating for your chosen option, we will offer you a free upgrade to a higher value option (if possible) or your money back – at your option.
  • We are open every day except Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.