Waitomo District

a slice of New Zealand's farming nature

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waitomo whereabouts

Waitomo is a small farming district, located on the West side of the North island of New Zealand. Waitomo is part of the Waikato region which is broken up into other various small regions like Waitomo. The population of Waitomo is very small estimated to be 9,540 with no major cities the population is vastly spread throughout the region. Waitomo is also one of the most recognised tourist destinations internationally giving us many tourist visits each year.
Waitomo being a small region in the west of the north island has a really big reputation. It is world renowned as a great tourist destination with many activities such as Black water rafting, Cave tours, Kiwi House, Native bird reserve and many more thoughrorly enjoyable activities. There is much controversy over what the most visited Attraction in Waitomo is though undoubtedly The centrepiece of Waitomo is The Waitomo glow worm caves, A thrilling chain of caves filled with thousands of glow-worms and larvae that hang eluminating the caves and highlighting the amazing underground stream that visitors are punted across to get to the glow-worm spectacular. overall Waitomo is a first class tourist destination and we kiwi's are so lucky to have such an amazing kiwi wonderland in our backyard
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Waitomo Caves

The Main atraction of Waitomo is the Waitomo caves. The caves are filled with a vast multitude of glow worms and their stringy larvae which hangs from the roof of the cave illuminating the cave with an luminous errie glow. One of the most widley reconigsed caves is a cave called the lost world. Tourists must abseil down into the cave where they hang suspended in the air admiring the glow worms and then must be hoisted up by proffesional abseilers.
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black water rafting waitomo

The legendary black water rafting company is a firm based in waitomo supported mainly by the sturdy flow of tourists visiting Waitomo each year. It was set up in waitomo in 1987 and has been running very profitably ever since. The company offers tours through the cavernous limestone landscape in Waitomo. The tours they run are obviously not for the weak hearted as they take journeys through the underground, abseil down deep into underground lakes and enjoy adrenalin boosting black water rafting. for more information head to https://www.google.co.nz/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CFYQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.waitomo.com%2Fblack-water-rafting.aspx&ei=Jq9cUebdCMeziQfkwoC4Aw&usg=AFQjCNEPOTzIg-xgpJCwjlyp5PYQRTV03w to seek more information.

other exciting activities in waitomo

and that concludes Waitomo a great little rural district in the Waikato.

All my information was from

discoverwaitomo.com

tripadvisop.nz.com

plum deluxe.co.nz

wilipedia.co.nz