New Zealand / North Island
Hiking Museums Cultural Experience Guided Tour

Caves & Culture NZ Activity Package

Waitomo

Inclusions

  • Waitomo Glow Worms tour 
  • Kaitiaki White Water Rafting trip 
  • A Yacht cruise with Maori Rock carving 
  • Te Puia Maori Cultural Experience 
  • Sail Barbary Take Taupo Cruise

Itinerary

 

Waitomo Caves:

  • Marvel at Mother Nature's light display as you glide silently through the starry wonderland of the Glowworm Grotto
  • Meander underground along the Waitomo River 
  • Gaze in silence at the myriad of glow-worm lights that make up the Glowworm Grotto.
  • Experience a serene ambiance 
  • Be fascinated and intrigued by tiny glowworms that light your way.

Meal(s) included: None

 

Kaitiaki White Water Rafting:

  • Snake through steep native bush clad canyons and over 14 awesome rapids & 3 waterfalls
  • See the renowned 7-meter Tutea Falls
  • Blended with touches of Maori culture
  • This trip offers it all, for both white water rafting enthusiasts and first timers!

Meal(s) included: None


Te Puia Maori Cultural Experience:

The cultural show runs for approximately 45 minutes and includes:

  • Traditional Maori Powhiri / Welcome Ceremony
  • Cultural Performance inside the magnificently carved ancestral meeting house 

Meal(s) included : None

 

Sail Barbary Take Taupo Cruise: 

  • 2.5hours on the beautiful clear waters of Lake Taupo
  • See the 14-meter tall world-renowned Maori Rock Carvings
  • Swim, relax and enjoy the breath-taking scenery
  • Sailing is at its best and quietest on New Zealand's only electric-powered eco-friendly yachts
  • No noise and no diesel fumes
  • Includes a drink and a Sail Barbary postcard. 

Meal(s) included : None

 


Pickups / Departures

 

Waitomo Caves Tour:

Departs every hour on the hour, 365 days a year.

 

Kaituna Whitewater Rafting: 

Trip Times: 8:30am, 12.30pm or 2:30pm (Optional on Demand 4:30pm) daily.

Returns: 12pm , 3.30pm or 5:30pm (Optional 7:45pm).

 

Te Puia Maori Cultural Experience: 

1/2 hour Daily Cultural Performances:

10.15am, 12.15pm, 3.15pm

 

Sail Barbary to the Carvings:

Departs:  Daily at 10.30am, 2.00pm, 5:00pm and 7.30pm *(7.30pm summer only). 

Passengers are to present at Barbary 15 minutes prior to cruise departure.  
We cannot hold the boat if you are late.

 


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