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Glow Worm Dell, Hokitika
(4.3/5 based on 160+ 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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  • If you're like me and go 'Oh yeah some more glow worms', don't because they are really cool. Obviously it's better in the dark but stand there really quietly for a few minutes and you'll be amazed, th...  more »
  • A popular spot with a short walk from the road to view the glow worms. I recommend a flashlight, to avoid stumbling in the mud. Good for 10 minutes of amusement! 
  • Best visited at night this free yes free attraction is well worth half an hour,just like natural fairy lights 
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  • 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.
  • We loved the glow worms and all for free ,great little place to visit, note can only see glow worms at night in the little dell at the end of a show walk.
  • Nice ! =) Although it's just a 5mins walk...the Glow Worm are amazing. Torchlight is a must !
  • just a little green light. not so interest for me. u can park arround their and walk only 2 minute in the dark.
  • 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!