Just an hours drive from the Sudima Hotel Hamilton, experience the magical Waitomo Glowworm Caves, world famous for their glowworms (Arachnocampa luminosa), which are exclusive in New Zealand. Take a boat ride through the ancient Ruakuri and Aranui caves to enjoy the magnificent cave formations and see sparkling glowworms up-close.
If you're feeling adventurous, there is even more action available in the local caves, including caving, tubing blackwater rafting and abseiling adventure tours.
For a truly 'kiwi' experience, The Waitomo area also offers the famous Otorohanga Kiwi house. Enjoy close up viewing of our national 'Kiwi' bird, in specialised nocturnal enclosures and meet the Tuatara reptile, which pre-dated the dinosaurs. Learn about New Zealands many rare birds and enjoy a picnic in the beautiful park-like grounds filled in a huge variety of New Zealand's unique plants.
Make sure Waitomo is on your list of 'Things to Do' in Hamilton and talk to our friendly staff at Sudima Hotel Hamilton for help in booking local activities.