The best part about having a car is that you can go anywhere, anytime. Make the most of your newfound freedom by experiencing all that there is to do in Waitomo Caves. It’s just 30 miles away. Waitomo Glowworm Caves, Altura Gardens & Wildlife Park and Aranui Cave alone make the drive out here worthwhile. Situated 45 miles away, Waihi is another popular option. If you drop by, make sure you check out Owharoa Falls, Waihi Waterlily Gardens and Orokawa Bay.