Route

Tongariro Alpine Crossing

17 locals recommend

Tips from locals

Rebecca
Rebecca
February 17, 2018
One of the great walks of NZ
Gary
Gary
January 19, 2018
Tongariro World Heritage National Park
Lin
Lin
December 8, 2017
Famous for "Mount Doom" in the "Lord of the Rings" movies.
Bryan
Bryan
January 25, 2020
An easy 1hr drive each way. Then get the shuttle back to your car. O get a shuttle there a d back from Taupo
Noel Y Federico
Noel Y Federico
January 2, 2018
Is a beautifull place to go to meet and have a nice walks
Greta
Greta
December 21, 2019
NZ’s Best one day walk. Extremely popular with tourists in summer. Incredible views. Reasonable fitness required. Takes 5-8 hours to hike. Alpine environment. Weather dependant
Gayle
Gayle
January 20, 2018
A great days hiking for the fit and healthy
Mark
Mark
February 10, 2019
Take a 19km hike across a live volcano. Recognised as the best 1 day hike in the world. This is a serious adventure in a world heritage national park
Sergio
Sergio
January 29, 2019
Top 10 Best hiking tracks in the World. 20 km hiking will get you through wonderfull volcanic landscapes and one of the most iconic NZ spots.
Janine
Janine
December 22, 2019
One of the most beautiful tracks in the world . We recommend you drive to the Ketetahi carpark and get a shuttle from there to the beginning of the track. This car park is at the end of the track. The advantage of this is that you do not need to be back at set time and you have your car waiting…

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Location
Tongariro National Park, Waikato 4691