Glow worms "A magnificent spectacle of millions of tiny
shining lights unfolds."
There are 4 main type of caves
to explore in New Zealand. They are wave caves, Limestone caves lava
tubes and man made caves
Going into a cave can be a challenge for some
people. This activity helps them gain confidence in the dark and with
limited space. On these expeditions you learn
how caves are formed and developed. You will become aware of the various dangers
that need to be considered when exploring these fascinating features of nature.
These show you the amazing effects of different combinations of chemical erosion
and deposition action involving limestone. There are many different caves available to
explore throughout New Zealand depending on your interests, budget and abilities..
Waitomo Caves &
Te Anau Caves
that are both popular South Island tourist attractions.
Caves offer both action &
KANES you can take an option to explore caves containing glow worms, many
different limestone formations, glide down black water streams, ride down white water
rapids and take a train ride through the dinosaur forests. Trips include special qualified
guides, wet suits, flotation vests, helmets, lights and tubes.