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Te Anau Glow Worm Caves Tour

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85 Lakefront Drive
85 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau 9600, New Zealand
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    Te Anau Glowworm Caves
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    View glittering glowworms in an underground cave system.
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    Pass by Lake Te Anau
You'll return to the starting point
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    85 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau 9600, New Zealand
    Duration
    2h 15m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Lake cruise on Lake Te Anau
    • Complimentary Tea & Coffee
    • Entry/Admission - Te Anau Glowworm Caves
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Minimum age is 5 years
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    The whole expedition was wonderful. The highlight was the cave experience but the boat trip was great, the commentary very informative and the guides wonderful. Thank you .
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    Had a wonderful time visiting the Te Anau Glow Worm Caves. The entire experience from the boat ride through the tour of the caves was very interesting and entertaining. They do a fantastic job and our tour guide was so informative and funny!
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    The whole experience was wonderful. The boat ride across to the caves was informative & spectacular. All the staff were lovely & very informative about the area & the caves. The caves themselves were truly spectacular. The glow worms & the underground river & waterfalls were
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    Response from Real_Journeys, Guest Relations Manager at Te Anau Glow Worm Caves Tour
    Responded 2 days ago
    Kia Ora. We are sorry to hear that your plans to visit Milford Sound didn't go as planned due to the weather, but it is great to hear that we were able to provide you with another wonderful experience while you were here. Thank you for your 5 star review and we hope you are able to return and visit Milford Sound with us in the future. Kind Regards - The Team at Real Journeys.
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    An all round excellent experience, very informative from the boat journey to the caves, to the pre tour briefing about the gloworms and their life cycle to the journey into the caves to see the real thing. Like a star lit sky at night. Well worth the visit.
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    Very nice experience. The boat ride to the caves was quite nice while the caves were fascinating. The tours worked like clockwork, efficiently bringing 3-4 groups of 14 into the cave with minimal interference or overlap. The boat ride in the cave was quite surreal, with stars
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    By: Real Journeys
    edwardS1221
    Sydney, Australia
    5942
    Larger, quieter than Milford Sound, just as beautiful
    Doubtful Sound Larger, quieter than Milford Sound, just as beautiful We drove from Te Anau to Manapouri for 8am
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    Philomena M
    New York Mills, Minnesota
    30
    Incredible scenery
    Breathtaking views incredible scenery and friendly staff. Doubtful Sound is worth every penny of a reasonable cost
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    Kerry S
    Dungog, Australia
    100
    Very relaxing experience with incredible food.
    If you’re looking for something a bit more mellow to do in Queenstown this is for you. The steam ship cruise is
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    Debbie N
    10
    Well worth the trip to Te Anau.
    The whole expedition was wonderful. The highlight was the cave experience but the boat trip was great, the
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    canada010
    Canada
    373141
    Great...if you can get there
    There have been torrential rains and many slips which caused some sections of the roads to wash out. Traffic to
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    Local tourist
    4014
    A great Fiord Day trip
    This was a good day... its a little expensive and there should be cheaper rates for NZers taking tourists. The
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    Richard
    257
    Milford Sound, a little disappointing.
    I have rated this excursion 5 star, simply because our driver / guide Mike provided an extensive, very interesting
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    Leighann Z
    Suffern, New York
    299114
    Much more than we expected
    We booked this last minute and didn’t expect that much. Well, we were pleasantly surprised. The boat ride was
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    Mel1Sydney
    Sydney, Australia
    10292
    Excellent experience
    The Navigator is impeccably clean with excellent staff and crew. This was a great overnight experience on Doubtful
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    JayEdward
    Florida
    7532
    No Doubt About this Day Cruise
    Per Kiwis, Doubtful Sound is better than Milford Sound and thus well worth the effort. Real Journeys makes it
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    • Duration: 2h 15m
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