Located in the Waikato region
Dolines (enclosed depressions), karren (fluted outcrops), arches tunnels and caves are collectively known as karst. This special landscape is a feature of Waitomo, with the Waitomo Caves world famous for their beauty and abundance of glow worms.
The area includes the Ruakuri Caves and Bush Scenic Reserve – 114 ha of native bush and limestone formations.
Turn off SH3 between Te Kuiti and Otorohanga onto SH37. Stop in Waitomo Village or continue onto Marokopa.