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Auckland to Rotorua via Waitomo Caves One-Way Private Tour

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See the magical Waitomo Glowworm Caves in one wonderful day on this private tour starting in Auckland and ending in Rotorua. Travel from Auckland to Rotorua and incorporate a visit to the world-famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves into the journey, taking in the picturesque Waikato region and fertile lands of the King Country before you are dropped off in the Geothermal city of Rotorua.

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Stop At: Waitomo Caves Hotel, Access Road, Waitomo 3977, New Zealand

Combine a luxury transfer from Auckland to Rotorua with a visit to the amazing Waitomo Glowworm Caves at a time convenient to you and with flexibility to suit your interests.

The Waitomo Caves, which are located about 2.5 hours south of Auckland, is one of New Zealand’s most famous attractions. On this tour we travel via New Zealand’s famous Thermal Explorer Highway touring route, taking in the special region of Hamilton through the beautiful countryside of the Waikato and King Country.

As we drive southward, we show you sacred Taupiri Mountain as well as Ngaruawahia, the site of the famous Turangawaewae Marae (Maori meeting place) and seat of New Zealand’s Maori King. At Waitomo you will experience one of their amazing tours to explore the underground wonderland that is Waitomo Caves. The most popular option is the world-famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves on a 45 minute tour, which includes a boat ride on an underground stream to view the magically dazzling glowworms.

Then continue on to Rotorua to drop you off after a great private tour where you have been able to see one of New Zealand’s most famous attractions. Please note we can also tour you around Rotorua in the following days with our intimate knowledge of this region and all of New Zealand, so please ask us!

Duration: 2 hours

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Fully guided Private Tour in Mercedes luxury vehicle.
  • Pick-up/drop-off in Auckland incl airport/cruise terminal.
  • Tour times: Auckland 9am to Rotorua 4pm (flexible).
  • Complimentary snacks & water.
  • All tours support local eco-cultural initiatives.

  • Entry fee to Waitomo Glowworm Caves NZ$53 p.p.

Departure Point
Victoria St West opp Sky Tower, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up/drop-off in Auckland incl airport/cruise terminal.

Departure Time
9:00 AM

8 hours

Return Details
Victoria St West opp Sky Tower, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

Voucher Info
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The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.