Journey into the fascinating Te Anau Glowworm Caves and explore complicated limestone passages, whirlpools and an underground waterfall on this half day tour
Te Anau Glowworm Cave Tour Highlights
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2 incredible hours of guided cave exploration
Small group size (maximum 14 per guide)
An unforgettable opportunity to see glowworms up-close
Optional short guided forest experience to learn about the unique flora of the region
Cruise across Lake Te Anau
Unlimited hot drinks including tea and coffee
What to Expect
Frequently Asked Questions about Te Anau Glowworm Cave Tour
It’s always dark inside the caves, so you’ll be able to see the glowworms on any departure.
Daylight hours do vary significantly in NZ so for evening tours, it may be dark for the cruise across Lake Te Anau to reach the caves, or on your return. Just choose a departure which fits best with your itinerary.
Inside the caves the temperature is a fairly constant 8 - 12º Celsius, so bring a warm sweater/fleece jacket.
Yes, however please note at the entrance to the caves there is a large rock overhang and bending is required to pass this section.
There are also steps and often the walkways are wet, so care is required in the subdued light.
Te Anau is about a 2 hour 30 minute drive from Queenstown and around 5 hours from Dunedin.
From Manapouri, it's around a 30 minute drive.
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