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Glow Worm Dell, Hokitika

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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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  • This was totally amazing. We took the tour into the cave. They have you get into a boat and take you to the back part of the cave. We saw millions of glow worms glowing in the dark. This is a must do ...  more »
  • 當日,我們住Shinning Star Beachfront Accommodation. 晚上,走到酒店對面就能抵達Glow Worm Dell。走上若五分鐘,讓眼精適應漆黑,會看到螢火蟲在漆黒中發出藍色光芒。如繁星閃閃。如還未到Te Anua 看Glow worm cave 絕對建議可先看這景點。雖然規模不大,但仍不會叫人失望,重點是不用收費。  more »
  • This was the first time I saw the glow worms and they are truly magical. There are plenty to see here and it's easily accessible and completely free. I highly recommend it!  more »
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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!