World renowned Tongariro National Park and Whanganui National Park set the backdrop for a truly unique New Zealand experience. Situated just south of Lake Taupō, the Ruapehu region with its dramatic volcanic landscapes, lush native forests and spiritual rivers epitomise New Zealand's pure outdoors.
Kiwi Mountain Bikes is all you need for a great days riding in the Ruapehu Region. With plenty of varied terrain to enjoy we can get you there with all the gear you need as well as ensure you have a fantastic days riding in our beautiful region.
Adventure Outdoors offer Fun Guided Adventures in and around the Tongariro National Park. We are locally owned and operated and offer Guided tours on the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, Whakapapa River trips using Fun Yak Kayaks & run Wilderness ca
Walk up, run up or catch the lift! Mt Ruapehu Whakapapa Summer Magic offers scenic sightseeing chairlift rides to New Zealand's highest café at 2020m above sea level, the Knoll Ridge Café. For the more adventurous, book a Guided Crater Lake Hike.
Be spoilt by choice at Nevalea Alpacas, we farm over 600 alpacas, the largest alpaca farm in New Zealand. You're invited to come for a farm visit, where you can meet the animals & view our designer garments in our farm shop.
Join us on The Tongariro Alpine Crossing this winter. We will guide you along the 19km of alpine terrain, teaching you basic mountaineering and telling you the rich stories of our areas rumbling past. Approx 8hrs hike.
Trek the 1 hour Slip Track or 2 hour Puketawa Track through our protected private rainforest to see amazing New Zealand bush, hear and see our numerous native birds and enjoy stunning views of the mountain and surrounding land.