Attractions

Ruakuri Bushwalk
Ruakuri Bushwalk

A lovely 30 min walk through native bush and limestone country. Walk it at night to see glowworms along the river banks.

Marakopa falls
Marakopa Falls

Take this 5-10min walk to view this stunning 40m water fall. The drive to the falls are approx 30min from Waitomo villiage.

natural bridge
Mangapohue Natural Bridge

Take a short 5min walk from the carpark to view this majestic limestone arch. This is a short drive from the Marakopa Falls.

Tumutumu tubing
Piripiri Cave

Walk the staiway down into the Piripiri cave which is a free cave option located in close proximity to the Marakopa Falls. Take your own torch.

Opapaka pa
Opapaka Pa Walk

Close to the villiage you can walk this DOC track through native forest up to an eighteenth century defensive Maori pa site with great views.

waitomolookout
Waitomo Lookout

Take this 10min walk up through native bush and limestone rocks to view the Waitomo lookout and also view the top of the zipline park.