World renowned Tongariro National Park and Whanganui National Park set the backdrop for a truly unique New Zealand experience.
Whether it’s adrenaline you’re after or relaxing with a good coffee enjoying the scenery, Ruapehu boasts easily accessible, family friendly activities to suit all palates.
Find your happy place. From camping and backpackers, to luxury lodges and chateaus, Ruapehu has just about every style of bed (and breakfast) you can imagine.
Ruapehu is home to first class eating establishments and unique boutique shopping experiences.
Local food the Ruapehu way that ignites a feeling of connection to the people and place of this inspiring location.
Scrumptious hunger busting menu & extensive NZ craft beer
"Have yourself a Captain Kune's Day"
We're proud to be part of the long-standing iconic Kiwi brand that has been the local for New Zealand communities since 1924.
Offering a really good choice of food and drinks and good customer service to go with it.
Original artworks in oils and acrylics
A true family owned and operated boutique bakery nestled in the heart of Taumarunui.
Off the Rails is large and offers a wide range of vintage pieces, antiques and collectables.
Merino clothing store, espresso bar, craft brewery.
Anything and everything you could need on your road trip or holiday. Friendly helpful staff, huge range of products, clean toilets, petrol, and a beautiful view of the mountains!
Fabulous food with a welcoming atmosphere
Ohakunes Most Famous Pizza Restaurant
Osteria is a superb Italian Restaurant, located in our beautiful North Island location Ohakune.
Wake up in the peaceful surroundings of a National Park. Check out the range of accommodation available in Ruapehu.
Feel connected with the unique nature of Ruapehu
Looking for some beautifully crafted Ruapehu made designs? look no further