The Tongariro Alpine Crossing in Tongariro National Park is one of New Zealand’s most spectacular tramping tracks, and is considered the most popular one-day tramp in New Zealand.
The Tongariro Alpine Crossing track passes over varied and spectacular volcanic terrain. In the presence of active volcanoes you can experience some of Tongariro National Park’s special gifts. A cold mountain spring, lava flows, an active crater, steam vents, emerald-coloured lakes and magnificent views combine to make this an enjoyable and memorable trip.
A great place to stay and make your base camp is Turangi Kiwi Holiday Park it has accommodation from motel units to campervan sites.
You will need appropriate clothing and shoes/boots for the crossing – an information sheet is available from Turangi Kiwi Holiday Park’s reception.
You can book your Alpine Adventure with them – Use your Kiwi Holiday Parks discount card and receive a 10% discount on your accommodation and transport tickets.