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Glow Worm Dell, Hokitika

Categories: Outdoor Activities
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4.3/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web
Adventure into the secret nocturnal life of one of nature's brightest creatures at Glow Worm Dell. Bring a flashlight with you on the short walk, which yields excellent views of the worm colonies in a well-maintained, sustainable grotto. The insects can only be seen at night, but the grotto itself is an atmospheric, fern-covered natural structure when visited during the day. Use our Hokitika vacation builder to arrange your visit to Glow Worm Dell and other attractions in Hokitika.
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  • The glow worm dell is a very short drive out of Hokitika. Good signage makes finding it easy. We went just on dark to see the glow worms which are a very short walk from the main highway - ample parki...  read more »
  • 就在高速公路旁邊,免費入場但是數量真的蠻少的,也不大,不到半小時就可以看完,不算壯觀,只是可以看到螢火蟲這樣的概念。如果沒有時間其實不值得停留。 
  • It was a unique experience, its was our first time to see a Glow Worms, it was eerie and magical at the same time. its like looking at the stars from undergound. definitely a must see for first timers...  read more »
  • One of the few free and accessible places to see glow worms. It's just a 2 mins walk in and there are no lights, so bring a light source but don't shine it on the walls. The glow worms will fade out if you do.
  • Nice ! =) Although it's just a 5mins walk...the Glow Worm are amazing. Torchlight is a must !
  • A wee little dell to see the glow worms in their natural habitat for free. Be sure to visit after dark otherwise you'll be a little disappointed!
  • FREE! Easy access and can see quite a lot of glow worm~ Must go and have a look if stay here at night
  • Even with a little alcohol before going on this "amazing 50metre walk to see the cave of Glow worms" this was the most pathetic glow worm dell in the south island. The only good thing about it was when we decided to go through the hole in the fence and pick one up. Do not go to this dell. Will be the saddest thing you have ever seen!
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