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The Best Outdoor Activities in Tongariro National Park

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Outdoor Tongariro National Park

Tongariro Alpine Crossing , Tongariro National Park
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Get ready for an outdoor adventure among some of New Zealand's best volcanic scenery at Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Linking Mangatepopo and Ke
Tours from $15
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Mount Ruapehu , Tongariro National Park
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Situated within a national park, Mount Ruapehu represents not only the highest mountain on North Island, but also one of the world's most act
Tours from $15
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Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour , Tongariro National Park
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Duration: 4 hours
The Tongariro white water is regarded as one of New Zealand's best half-day white water rafting adventures. Raft over 50 exciting rapids, through a beautiful volcanic gorge. Explore a hidden waterfall (jump optional, weather permitting) and enjoy some hot chocolate and chocolate candy on the river. Afterwards, refuel with your complimentary River Dog (hot dog) and cold beer/soda or hot mulled wine. Trips depart daily and year round, complimentary pickup from Taupo is available.
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Active Outdoor Adventures , Tongariro National Park
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Tours from $27
River Rafting / Tubing
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Tongariro River Rafting is a 100% Kiwi company owned by local husband and wife team Garth and Leigh Oakden. Garth has been a rafting guide on
Tours from $70

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Where to stay in Tongariro National Park

The few accommodations within the park itself cluster around Route 48--the main road leading into the protected area--and consist of a campsite and two well-appointed alpine-style hotels. If you can't find a room there, look just outside the entrance to the settlement of National Park, offering a selection of mid-range and luxury mountain lodges on Route 4. Most of the options there offer free parking and complimentary breakfast.
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