Come and explore Our Greater Outdoors and various Ruapehu activities. Whether it’s adrenaline you’re after or relaxing with a good coffee enjoying the scenery, Ruapehu boasts easily accessible, diverse activities to suit all.
The Dinosaur House is a small family friendly dinosaur museum housed in a beautiful 1922 heritage building in the town of Raetihi. See dinosaur skeletons, walk among life-size reconstructions and learn about their amazing prehistoric world.
Share our love for horses and the great outdoors. Whatever your experience we have a ride to fit your needs. Trekking with our wonderful horses, and guides, will ensure you have a memorable, rewarding and enjoyable experience.
Nevalea Alpacas, the largest alpaca farm in New Zealand, is home to over 950 friendly alpacas. We offer visitors a range of different activities to choose from to give visitors an opportunity to get up close to the alpacas and hand feed them.
From $10Farms, Other Wildlife, Arts & crafts, Wildlife Encounters, Gifts & souvenirs, Taumarunui
Whanganui River Canoes can help you with your multi day canoe trip on the Whanganui River, and can help you with any adventure in the Ruapehu/Whanganui Region. We want to help you make awesome memories, and we want to help you plan your trip easily.
BTN offer you a complete Whanganui River experience. Scenic Jet Boat tours to the Bridge to Nowhere, Canoeing, Mountain Biking and Hiking, Unique Lodge and Campground accommodation in the Whanganui River National Park wilderness area. Locally owned.
Our guides are personable, qualified and ready to guide you on one of New Zealand’s best 1-day walks. Adrift provides instruction, transport, equipment and gear hire. We guide every day and guarantee trip departures with wind, rain, snow and shine.
From $285Climbing, Study/Education, Walking & hiking, Volcanic/Geothermal, National Park
Nau mai Hāere mai - Greetings and Welcome. Backyard Tours transport services customers to and from having fun in the snow at Ruapehu Whakapapa Ski fields and hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing.
Ask us if booking groups or other need of transport.
From $30Maori Cultural Attractions, Heritage attractions, Urban attractions, Volcanic/Geothermal, Walking & hiking, Walking & hiking, Walking & hiking, Tongariro
My Kiwi Adventure offers a range of excellent activities in summer or winter.
Mountain Bike hire & Transport
Ski Area Transport
Tongariro Alpine Crossing Transport
Paddleboard Hire & Guiding
All in and around the Tongariro National Park
From $40Mountain biking, Skiing, Water activities, Walking & hiking, Volcanic/Geothermal, National Park