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Visit the Te Anau Glowworm Caves - an underground network of limestone caves lit by hundreds of glowworms. In the darkness they produce a glittering display. Carved out by the force of the river, the underground world is surprisingly beautiful with...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Lakefront Drive, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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We had a lovely day for our trip across the lake and everything was clear and blue, both the water and the sky with snow capped mountains all around. The facilities at the Cave were good. There was tea and coffee available. We had a...More
We took a boat ride over from Te Anau on a gorgeous sunlit day. The mountains in the distance were stunning and the commentary was great! We sat on the top deck and although we were slightly annoyed by the frantic level of selfy taking...More
The whole experience was way better than we expected. The glow worms were really cool but the thing we liked best was the cave experience. I have been in a lot of caves but never one like this. There was a river running thru the...More
Not a great rating... but still an amazing experience. The setup is great, the staff were amazing and the tour it self was well done. Negatives you can’t hear the guide due to the water (maybe some type of headset option should be available, possibly...More
The glow worms was very touristy and frankly I wondered if all those little glow/lights were real! I enjoyed learning about them and liked walking and riding through the dark cave. But I probably wouldn't go if I knew! Good for kids if they can...More
The boat ride is nice, we went at 7pm and they gave us a commentary about the area which was interesting.
The caves themselves have roaring water and it's very beautiful inside. We enjoyed being plunged into darkness on the boat and the surreal feeling...More
A fun tour that's very well organised. Real Journey's Glow Worm tour in Te Anau is worth doing, especially if you have kids. The highlight of the tour is obviously the time in the cave and seeing the glow worms (total time in the cave...More
I'm not sure what you mean by the ship docks. If you mean Milford Sound, you have to take a bus to the town of Te Anau, about 2 hours away. Then you go to the lakefront and buy your tickets at the tourist office. The... More
I'm not sure what you mean by the ship docks. If you mean Milford Sound, you have to take a bus to the town of Te Anau, about 2 hours away. Then you go to the lakefront and buy your tickets at the tourist office. The company is called Real Journeys. It's right in the center and you can easily ask any local.