With a magical caving experience and myriad of activities on offer, Hamilton-Waikato gives a taste for extreme outdoor adventures and off-beat experiences.

Hamilton - Waikato
Black Water Rafting, Hamilton - Waikato

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Hamilton - Waikato
Black Water rafting, Hamilton - Waikato

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Hamilton - Waikato
Glowworm Kayak, Hamilton - Waikato

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Hamilton - Waikato
Jet-boating, Hamilton - Waikato

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Under the rolling hills of the Hamilton-Waikato region lies New Zealand's most fascinating system of caves and underground sink holes.

Known for its ultimate underground experience, you can indulge in a variety of adventure activities catering to all levels - choose from gentle boat and walking tours through the maze of caves, with glowworms to light your way and stunning cave formations to marvel at to the more adventurous jet-boatingblackwater rafting, caving, abseiling and ziplining through the underground passageways. Enjoy spotting stalagmites and stalactites, as well as interesting natural rock sculptures as you adventure through the darkness.

The good news for the thrillseekers is regardless of the weather, it’s always good underground!

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