Tongariro National Park
Tongariro Adventure Packages
dventure into the Tongariro National Park
and stay in this unique 80,000ha wilderness playground, you can hike the famous Tongariro Alpine Crossing, ski Mt Ruapehu, climb Mt Ngauruhoe (Mt Doom for all the Lord of the Rings fans) mountain bike one of the many tracks around Tongariro National Park, kayak down the Whakapapa river, or walk the many tracks.
The dual World Heritage of Tongariro National Park is in front of the national park village to the east and the Whanganui National Park is to the west. Check the Tongariro National Park on this great interactive map
Two of the great walks
in New Zealand, the Tongariro Northern Circuit
in the Tongariro National Park and the Whanganui River Journey in the Whanganui National Park start in our region, these are multi day hikes, one kayaking down the Whanagnui River
and the other hiking around Mt Ngauruhoe.