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Kawiti Glow Worm Caves & Opua Kauri Forest Walk

Explore Opua Kauri Forest and discover the fascinating Kawiti Glow Worm Caves on a small group Northland tour with a local guide!

Highlights

  • Discover Kawiti Glow Worm Caves with a local Maori Guide
  • Visit the world-famous "Hundertwasser Toilets
  • Take a bush walk through the stunning Opua Kauri Forest
  • Perfect for those with limited time, connecting from cruise ships
  • Small group tour ensures a fully personalised experience!

Prepare to discover some of the most stunning displays of natural wonder in the Bay of Islands in just a limited amount of time on this epic small group tour!

Beginning with a visit to the renowned Kawiti Glowworm Caves, you'll enjoy a thrilling 30 minute guided tour through the 200-metre limestone cave system featuring amazing underground caverns, and thousands of glow worms surrounded by breathtaking stalactites and stalagmites.

Your local Maori guide will offer a fascinating insight into the life cycle of the New Zealand Glow worm while you get up close enough to see their amazing blue / green tail light! On departing the cave you'll enjoy a bushwalk through pristine rain forest and karst rock formations before we head to the next destination - Kawakawa! Here you'll see the world-famous "Hundertwasser Toilets", internationally recognised as a work of art and created from recycled local materials by Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser.

We finish the tour with a visit to the Opua Kauri Forest, a nature lovers' dream featuring Kauri trees of different ages - varying from 25 years to 400 years in age! Enjoy a 30-minute stroll through the forest before reaching an elevated look-out where you'll be greeted by stunning views overlooking the surrounding Kauri trees - simply majestic!

Per person $115.00

What's included

  • Return transport from Waitangi Wharf connecting from Cruise ships
  • Friendly, local guide

Duration

  • Allow approximately 2 hours for the whole experience

Location

  • Waitangi Wharf, Paihia

Notes

  • Please Note: The itinerary of each tour is planned to match the exact schedule of your cruise ship. Bay of Islands shuttles & shore trips have been working with cruise ships in the Bay of Islands for a number of years. They have never failed to get passengers back to their ship on time!
  • All Cruise Ship tours depart/finish at Waitangi Wharf. There is a maximum of 10 passengers per tour.

Available Bookings from November 24 to November 30

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

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