Troll Cave

Fantasy Fun: A Cave Troll has been found lurking in the darkest recesses of Waitomo Caves. Now it's being conserved in the world's first underground eco-sanctuary. Children and those young at heart can visit Troll cave and take on a tricky challenge.


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There's something amazing going on…at Waitomo Caves they’ve discovered a cave troll !
This is the sort of troll you’d expect to find in far off countries like Norway or Iceland complete with everything you’d imagine from a troll. It’s big, ugly, smelly, scary, not very clever and worst of it wants to eat you!
Find out where it came from and what it’s doing now – you’ll be shaking in your shoes in no time.
But you don’t have to just imagine the Troll…You can actually visit Mr Troll at Troll Cave in Waitomo New Zealand.
(if you think you’re up for it !).
The people at Troll Cave need your help to look after the Troll – he’s very dangerous but also very special !
Everyday kids are putting it all on the line as they go on "Troll Patrol".

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Physical address

Troll Cave, 1227 Waitomo Valley Road Waitomo, Waitomo Caves, Hamilton - Waikato, 3977, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
9am -5.00pm Wednesday to Sunday
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
1 Hour south of Hamilton Airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
1 Hour south of Hamilton Bus Terminal
Proximity to town:
1km to town

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $39.00
(15 year(s) and under)
Other charges:
Further pricing information:
Family Rate Available. Activity is a bit scary and is suitable for adventurous children & adults only.

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