Abseil 100m into this amazing cavern as per the 4 hr option, but this time wearing a wetsuit - you're heading off to explore the Mangapu river passage. An all day comprehensive experience in the best underground playground imaginable.

The 100m freehanging abseil will astound you, but on this option thats only the beginning. Spend the rest of the day walking, wading and swimming through the cavernous passages of this famous underground system. Yes you need to be moderately fit (e.g. go bush walking for a day), but the trip is intended for complete novices - all you need is a swimsuit & a smile! See Fossil giant oysters and whalebones; giant flowstone (looks like icing sugar running down the walls). Lots of fun & optional challenges - water jumps; climbs and spiders. Includes an absoluetly fantastic glowworm display.Includes lunch & a BBQ dinner as well as all equipment (helmets; lights; wetsuits; ropes; harnesses; boots etc). This will be the highlight of your world trip.

Special Deals

Once down spend the day exploring the streamway Fossils Formations Glowworms Optional Challenges Includes Lunch; BBQ Dinner & Photos

40 % Off
More Info Valid between 24 May 2020 - 30 Sep 2020

Facilities and Services

Pricing and Conditions

High Season
$357-$595 (Adult)


Business Hours
8.00am -7.00pm daily except Christmas & New Years days
Months of Operation
All Year


Proximity To Airport
55km to Hamilton International Airport
Proximity To Coach Terminal
0.9km to Waitomo i-site
Proximity To Town
Waitomo is within 15kms of both Te Kuiti & Otorohanga townships


Caving/Black Water Rafting Silver


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