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Night-time Glowworm Canyoning Adventure Raglan

An authentic New Zealand canyoning experience for all year round! As night falls, be guided by the light of the glow worms and stars...

Highlights

  • Located on hidden Raglan farmland surrounded by pure natural beauty
  • Abseil down waterfalls and navigate the canyon stream at night!
  • Accompanied by an experienced and personable guide
  • Revel in the magical luminescent glowworms at the final waterfall
  • Award winning tour and 5 star reviewed on TripAdvisor
  • Perfect year round activity - super warm wetsuits in winter!

Descend into the old freshwater canyon stream flowing down from Mt Karioi as night falls.

You will be surrounded by picturesque scenery throughout the trip, all located on hidden Raglan farmland. This is a highly rated, truly magical canyoning experience.

No matter the season, we have you covered! In summer you have lighter wetsuits, in Winter you'll be just as warm in super thick insulated wetsuits.

We encounter many obstacles on our way down, from waterfalls and rock walls to large boulders and deep rock pools. Challenge yourself to climb and abseil the cascading waterfalls and jump into the deep pools below!

Although challenging, you will be accompanied by a very experienced, passionate and personable guide who is 100% safety audit certified, making sure all adventurers feel safe and get the most out of each and every trip.

As we navigate our way downstream, we will reach the final waterfall which is home to thousands of twinkling glowworms. Cast your eyes around the rock face and revel in the magical luminescent display, before heading back to base to finish off an adventure to be remembered for a lifetime.

Meeting location: 33 Simon Road, Raglan 3225.

Per Person $140.00

What's included

  • All equipment supplied - summer or winter wetsuits provided
  • Free photos
  • Transport to and from the canyon from our home base

Duration

  • Allow approximately 4 hours duration for the whole experience

Restrictions

  • Minimum age is 8 years old.

Notes

  • PLEASE NOTE: For safety reasons, guests must be able to speak and understand English at a good level.
  • Good fitness level required - must have the ability to hike for at least 2hrs.

    A minimum of 2 people are required for the tour to depart. Single bookings may be waitlisted and double bookings may be moved. In either case, the tour operator will get in touch prior to departure.

    The glowworm tour start time will change throughout the season due to sunset.

Available Bookings from October 16 to October 22

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Wed 16 Oct
Thu 17 Oct
Fri 18 Oct
Sat 19 Oct
Sun 20 Oct
Mon 21 Oct
Tue 22 Oct

8spaces priced from:

  • Per Person $140.00

7spaces priced from:

  • Per Person $105.00

6spaces priced from:

  • Per Person $140.00

6spaces priced from:

  • Per Person $105.00

5spaces priced from:

  • Per Person $98.00

5spaces priced from:

  • Per Person $140.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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Bethany from New Zealand wrote on 28 April 2019

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Ah-Mazing!!

Incredible experience! Amazing to see so many glow worms in and outside area. The random tea stop was unexpected but a delightful experience! Heads up: no showers after so make sure you take that into consideration - we were driving back to Auckland after so warming up and cleaning off would have made it an even better experience.

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From Night-time Glowworm Canyoning Adventure Raglan

Thanks for your review Bethany! Stoked to hear you loved your trip and that the glow worms were putting on a show for you. As you can understand we are still a small business so unfortunately we don't have the facilities for guests to shower as of yet. This is something we are looking at putting into place with our new base! Thanks again for your valued review though, this is how we learn and develop. Kind regards Harry

Hans from Netherlands wrote on 20 February 2019

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Absolutely amazing

Last night we went on a canyoning trip with our guide Kevin(who also happens top be Dutch). It was a great experience. Good guidance and a lot of information during the trip. A little tea break with the magnificent sight of couple of hundred glowworms. An absolute must do If you are near Raglan.

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From Night-time Glowworm Canyoning Adventure Raglan

Thanks for your great review Hans, it's great to hear such good reviews about our guides such as Kevin! Really appreciate this feedback! Harry

Ben Martinez-murray from Australia wrote on 23 December 2018

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Amazing

This is a must do!!!!! Most real and authentic tour we have done so far on our trip. Highly recommend you do this tour it was unforgettable.

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From Night-time Glowworm Canyoning Adventure Raglan

Thanks for your review Ben! We agree with you there, we're very lucky to have such amazing nature right on our doorstop!

Francisca from Sweden wrote on 05 June 2019

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Great

We went in may and it was just two of us, but it was great fun with a nice guide

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From Night-time Glowworm Canyoning Adventure Raglan

Hi Francisca, thanks for your review! Stoked you had a great trip! All the best, Harry

Mayghan Beadle from New Zealand wrote on 01 April 2019

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Waterfall adventure

Was a fun trip, lots of laughs. Highly recommend.

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From Night-time Glowworm Canyoning Adventure Raglan

Hi Mayghan, thanks for your awesome review! Glad you had an epic trip in our canyon! Take care! Harry

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