Footwhistle Cave with CaveWorld Waitomo

Enjoy a more intimate glowworm Cave Tour!

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From $64 per adult

Sales from 02 March 2021 to 20 September 2022

Escape the crowds and enjoy a more personal and intimate Waitomo glowworm cave tour. Family-run and locally owned, CaveWorld has exclusive access to the Footwhistle Cave; a stunning limestone network beneath the rolling hills of Waitomo. Discover a labyrinth of magnificent, undisturbed glow-worm displays in this more personal, intimate and unforgettable tour. Complete the tour by enjoying a complimentary Kawakawa tea surrounded by native forest.

If your schedule allows, the sunset tour is a truly unique experience not to be missed! Prepare to be amazed as you witness the transition as day gives way to night and the forest and cave entrance comes alive with glowworms.

Be sure to bring your camera as you will be able to take photos in the cave!


  • 1 hour 15 minute glowworm cave tour of Footwhistle Cave
  • See glowworms up close
  • See ancient moa bones
  • Magnesium torch candlelit light demonstration
  • Native forest walk and talk
  • Complimentary kawakawa tea

    TourAdultChild (5-14yrs)
    Cave Tour $64$39
    Sunset Tour $69$49

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Terms and Conditions: Valid for travel until 30 September 2022. Valid for sales until 30 September 2022, unless withdrawn or sold out earlier. Prices are per person in New Zealand dollars for payment by cash, cheque or EFTPOS only. Airfares & other land arrangements are additional. Offers include all applicable discounts. All components are subject to change, withdrawal or variation without notice. Children under 5 years of age are not permitted. There is a steep descent/ascent in and out of the cave entrance which may not be suitable for people with mobility issues. General Conditions: Prices are correct as at 01 March 2021, subject to availability, currency fluctuation & may be amended or withdrawn at any time without notice. Amendment & cancellation fees apply. Minimum numbers may apply for the tour to operate. Blackout date & seasonal surcharges may apply depending on date of travel & over peak holiday periods. Travel Agent professional service fees may apply. We welcome all major credit cards however a credit card processing fee will apply. Children & Infant prices may be available on request. Whilst every care is taken to accurately present the information & pricing we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions. Further terms & conditions apply. Contact us for further details. Image credit: CaveWorld Waitomo