• Waitomo Caves & Cave Tours
    Guided boat and walking tours offer close-up views of the glowworm grotto. Adventure options for exploring the caves include cave tubing, abseiling, rappelling and waterfall climbs.
  • Golf
    There is an 18-hole golf course in Piopio, where sheep maintain the fairways! There is also a challenging course at Waitomo.
  • Beach
    Travel south-west to the picturesque Mokau surf beach.
  • Reserve
    The Mangaokewa Scenic Reserve is a nice place to relax or go fishing or swimming.
  • Walks
    There are some good walks and hikes in the Waitomo area. The scenery is amazing, and you will also spot some wildlife and stunning views.
  • Fishing
    Trout fishing is good in the nearby rivers and this can be a relaxing way to spend the day in beautiful surroundings.