For the adventure seeker heading to New Zealand’s north island this is the perfect activity to plan.
The day I went black water rafting is one I will never forget. It was one of the most amazing experiences.
You belay from a beautiful green landscape down into a system of underground caves. Grab a tube and go for one of the best rides.
Once deep inside the caves with no natural light your guide will use a noisemaker to bring out the glow worms. They instantly light up the caves.
Waitomo is a bit off the beaten path. So you need to rent a car to get there. Not much around. But worth the journey through all New Zealand’s windy roads.