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.
We guide on the Tongariro Alpine Crossing and on the other Tongariro National Park hikes year round. Adrift provides professional guides and instruction, transport and equipment for a 2 hour duration guided walk right up to a 3 day multi-day tour.
From $115Climbing, Mountain biking, Study/Education, Volcanic/Geothermal, Walking & hiking, National Park
One way shuttle to the world famous Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Depart from the end of the hike & catch a shuttle to the start. Locally owned and operated family business with the convenience of cultural insights & genuine local hospitality & drivers.
From $35Heritage attractions, Land Activities, Volcanic/Geothermal, Walking & hiking, National Park
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.
From $225Walking & hiking, Volcanic/Geothermal, National Park
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.
Canoe Safaris has over forty open Canoes and Kayaks for Guided trips and Rental as well as two six person Voyageur Canoes for experienced paddlers keen to explore the Whanganui and Rangitikei Rivers. Barrels, Paddles, transport are included.
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
Create your own unforgettable journey down New Zealand's iconic Whanganui River. Single or multi-day canoe and kayak trips, jet boat tours and more. We can cater for large groups and have accommodation and camping equipment also available for hire.
From $125Kayaking, Rafting, Fishing – Fresh Water, Water activities, Jet boating, Taumarunui
Step back to genteel times with a High Tea experience at the Chateau Tongariro Hotel. With a specially curated menu you will enjoy traditional scones, delicate finger sandwiches, sweet treats and freshly brewed gourmet Dilmah teas or barista coffee.