Perfect for families, this short 5 minute Waitomo walk takes in native bush surrounds and limestone outcrops before reaching the cave entrance.
A staircase then descends into the cave to a viewing platform where visitors can take in the sights of the large cave and the ecosystem within.
A torch is recommended for entering and exiting the cave.
Piripiri Cave walking trail details:
- Time: 5 minutes one way to cave entrance (stairs involved)
- Getting here: 29 km west of Waitomo on Te Anga Rd - 4 km on from Mangapohue Natural Bridge
- More Info: www.doc.govt.nz
- Please note: Many of the walking trails in the Waikato region do not allow dogs. Hamilton & Waikato Tourism recommend checking with the Department of Conservation before taking your dog on any of the trails in the region.