Ride the country's most advanced gondola, high above the world-heritage-listed mountain area. For wild adventure, for supreme beauty, and for an unforgettable dining experience.

JOURNEY INTO THE CLOUDS

NZ’s largest and most technically advanced gondola. Situated within the dual world heritage Tongariro National Park, Sky Waka travels 1.8kms through one of the North Island’s most rugged and spectacular landscapes on Whakapapa, Mt Ruapehu.

Travel on the Sky Waka gondola to New Zealand’s highest dining experience, Knoll Ridge Chalet. The multi-storey eatery features something for everyone, from a quick grab and go snack to a brand new menu of contemporary cuisine, all overlooking the wonder that is Tongariro National Park.

Pricing and Conditions

High Season
$49-$169 (Adult)
(January 1 - January 1)
$29-$169 (Child, 16 and under))

Availability

Business Hours
Lifts Open 9am to 4pm (weather permitting). Please check weather report daily on MtRuapehu.com.
Months of Operation
All Year