Ruakuri Cave, Waitomo Caves

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  • After they disappointment of the boat tour this was such a relief. Our guide called Dory was a delight and clearly had amazing knowledge on geology and glow worms. It’s really lovely when your guide i...  more »
  • The cave has a well designed entrance that takes you to the natural entrance much below the ground level. Beautiful examples of limestone rock formations can be seen and one also sees some examples of...  more »
  • Good time had by all full of lots to see and learn and am amazed to see such nateral wonder and guide very friendly  more »

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Holiday parks with spaces for tents and caravans provide some of the most budget-friendly places to stay in town, as do family-owned bed and breakfasts. Hotels close to the caves are the most exclusive and upscale among the accommodations here, with various onsite amenities and manicured grounds.
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